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.
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.- 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 - - - -