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New scam targeting potential victims via text message
Posted by news on 3/2/2018 4:24:00 AM.
Schemers are attempting to trick unsuspecting people out of their money is being labeled a "smishing scam."
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Text, scam, smishing, Key Bank

KeyBank: We won't text or email you regarding account issues
Posted by news on 2/6/2018 4:20:00 AM.
Another day, another warning about scammers trying to take your personal information.
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scam, KeyBank, text, email

790 WTNY listener: Scammer called me pretending to be an employee from the Apple Store in Syracuse
Posted by news on 12/14/2017 4:19:00 AM.
If you get a phone call from an Apple Support rep out of Syracuse saying there are issues with your iCloud account, you're advised to not give out any personal information.
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iCloud, hacker, scam, Apple Store, Syracuse

Potsdam Police: we aren't debt-collectors
Posted by news on 11/27/2017 4:17:00 AM.
A warning for business owners and residents in St. Lawrence County: the Potsdam Police Department will never call regarding any outstanding bills.
Potsdam Police, National Grid, scam

NY AG: Be careful who you give your money to when it comes to Hurricane Harvey
Posted by news on 8/31/2017 4:23:00 AM.
New York's Attorney General is warning New Yorkers wanting to help victims of Hurricane Harvey to watch out for charity scammers.
Hurricane Harvey, NY AG Eric Schneiderman, scam

New scam targets National Grid customers
Posted by news on 4/3/2017 4:24:00 AM.
Scammers up in St. Lawrence County are trying to trick people into paying bogus energy bills.

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National Grid, St. Lawrence County, New York, scam

Scam targets Aldi grocery store customers
Posted by news on 3/29/2017 4:32:00 AM.
A new scam is attempting to fake out shoppers looking for a good bargain at Aldi grocery stores.

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Aldi, grocery stores, scam, fake coupons

Officials warning senior citizens about new scam
Posted by news on 1/10/2017 5:18:00 AM.
Officials in the North Country are warning residents about another scam.

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Lewis County, benefits, senior citizen, scam

Residents Warned of Real Estate Scam
Posted by news on 11/19/2016 12:29:00 PM.

Residents are being warned of a real estate scam.
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Real Estate, Scam, Craigslist

Scammers pretending to be Sheriff's deputies
Posted by news on 7/11/2016 4:49:00 AM.
Residents in Jefferson County are being warned of a phone scam where callers pretend to be from the Sheriff's Department.

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scam, phone scam, Sheriff's Department, Jefferson County, NY

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