Georgia forms a UI task force to combat…

Release: Statewide unemployment insurance task force targets fraud during COVID-19 pandemic Citizens are encouraged to report suspected fraud to authorities SAVANNAH, GA:  A new statewide, interagency task force focused on combatting unemployment insurance (UI) benefit…

DDS warns against appointment charge scams

Release: Department of Driver Services (DDS) Warns Unofficial DMV Websites/Apps Charging for Appointments Charging for Appointments JUNE 17, 2020 ATLANTA – Department of Driver Services (DDS) Commissioner Spencer R. Moore urges customers to be aware…

GA CPD warns of COVID-19 scams directed at…

Release: CONSUMER ALERT: Attorney General Carr Issues Warning Against Financial Exploitation of Older Adults during Covid-19 May 29, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning older Georgians, their families and their caretakers…

Georgia CPD warns of new COVID-19 scams

Release: CONSUMER ALERT: Fraudsters Perpetrating New Scams to Capitalize on COVID-19 May 22, 2020 ATLANTA, GA – Attorney General Chris Carr is warning Georgians about new ways in which scammers are taking advantage of the…

Five Common Tax Scams to Avoid

Wise Brother Media - With Tax Day approaching, here are five common tax scams you should be on the lookout for . . . 1.  Phone scams.  This is where a scammer calls or texts…

Valdosta Police Department Warns of Telephone Scams

VALDOSTA, GA - The Valdosta Police Department would like to remind citizens about the continued existence of telephone scams. The telephone calls come from various areas with constantly changing telephone numbers, so blocking a particular…