AG: Avoiding summer vacation rental scams

Release: ATLANTA, GA – Many Georgians are starting to think about summer travel plans. While some will opt for traditional hotel stays, many will look online in hopes of finding less expensive or more unique…

LCSO warns against fake deputy scam calls

LOWNDES CO., Ga.— The Lowndes County Sheriff's Office was recently contacted by several residents regarding someone calling pretending to be a deputy. Residents reported to the LCSO that the "deputy" stipulated payment to avoid being…

Federal Court and the U.S Attorney’s Office warn…

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Northern District of Georgia Press Release: ATLANTA – The U.S. District Court and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Georgia are issuing an alert to citizens…

Avoid scams with simple tips from Georgia Power

Georgia Power Press Release: ATLANTA -- Georgia Power is experiencing an increase in customer reports of scams by criminals posing as Georgia Power employees. Criminals target both residential and business Georgia Power customers and are known to…