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Scam du jour: Chip card scams

South San Francisco, CA    October 19,  2015   Submitted by Sheri Boles CPUC by Colleen Tressler Consumer Education Specialist, FTC Recently, I told you about the new credit and debt chip cards designed to reduce fraud, including counterfeiting. Now, I’m reporting…

CPUC safety tips and help available to prevent scams

South San Francisco, CA       March 12, 2013 The California Public Utilities Commission is advising community members how to avoid being scammed as the South San Francisco Police Department continue to release reports detailing how our neighbors are tricked into believing…

SSFPD Media Release: Nomadic Criminal Scams

South San Francisco, CA   February 4, 2015  Submitted by SSFPD Nomadic Criminal Scams: Scam artists. Con men. Frauds. Call them what you will, but this ever-present threat continues to cause havoc for the elderly and other victims. Scam artists are…

Scams targeting immigrants and their families

South San Francisco, CA  December 4, 2014  Submitted by Sheri Boles, CPUC Attorney General Kamala D. Harris Issues Consumer Alert on Scams Targeting Immigrants and their Families Press Release SAN FRANCISCO – Attorney General Kamala D. Harris today issued a…

SSFPD Media Release: Phone & Internet Scams Continue

South San Francisco, CA   April 1, 2014    Submitted by SSFPD Over the past few weeks, citizens of South San Francisco have reported getting suspicious phone calls, messages or emails in what appears to be several different financial scams. The scam…

Phone Scams Targeting Elderly Alert

South San Francisco, CA       January 7, 2013  Heads up – please share this warning we just rec’d from a South City neighbor An elderly Colma neighbor got a call from Kaiser saying they’re due a refund for overpayment in 2013.…