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Middletown, State AG’s Office to hold Scam Prevention Seminar Tonight



Submitted: Middletown Twp

 

Digital Reporter – Jeff Bohen

About two weeks ago a Lower Makefield resident received a call from a person saying they were from the Social Security Administration and advised they needed to secure their funds, according to police. 

$ 8,000 later, the resident was an actual victim, according to police.

Tonight Middletown Township, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office is holding a scam prevention class as part of its Citizen Summer School Program.

Anyone can attend, its free and could potentially save you lots of grief.

The class begins at 6:00 p.m. in the Municipal Center located at 3 Municipal Way, Langorne, PA.

According to the township website topics will include:

  • Identification of scam phone calls
  • How to respond to a concerning call or solicitor
  • Methods to protect your information from theft
  • Township regulations on solicitors

 

These topics and more will be covered by both the Middletown Township Police Department and the Pennsylvania Office of the Attorney General.

  • Free Seminar with Take-Home Information
  • Light Refreshments Included

 

For questions, please call 215-750-3842 or email ssadowsky@middletownbucks.org


Jeff Bohen
Digital Reporter
Jeff Bohen has been covering news in the Philadelphia region since 2008 for Temple Student Radio WHIP, Intern at WBCB, a Patch.com freelancer for 4 different Patch sites, and he is the co-founder/creator of LeviittownNow.com
Bohen is a passionate about educating the public on issues surrounding mental health, as he lives with Bi-Polar Disorder. In his free time, Jeff is an a avid sports fan, podcast listener, and metal head.

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