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Thursday, 17 June 2021

Harrison County Sheriff’s Office hosted seminar to bring awareness to scams

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Harrison County Sheriff’s Office hosted seminar to bring awareness to scams
Harrison County Sheriff’s Office hosted seminar to bring awareness to scams

The Harrison County Sheriff’s Office hosted a neighborhood meeting at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Gulfport, bringing awareness to common scams happening in South Mississippi.

The harrison county sheriff's - office hosted a neighborhood- meeting at westminster- presbyterian church in- gulfport bringing awareness to- common scams- happening in south mississippi.- scams come in all different - shapes and sizes and seniors ar- a vulnerable population - targeted for money and- information scams.- harrison county sheriff's offic- took time to educate the- public and teach seniors the- warning signs and things to - know to stay protected.

- the seminar also provided free- tools sponsored by triad, - including whistles, reflective- street address- signs, grab bars and others - useful tools.

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Robert lincoln, crime - prevention for- harrison county sheriff's - office: - "there are so many scams going on nowadays, that the older - citizenery is - really being targeted and it- just kills us to know that thes- people are vulernable - to these scams so what we're- doing here is trying to show- them what scams are - happening and how to avoid them- and how to detect them more tha- anything else."

After the meeting seniors - - - -

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