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Scammer targeting victims with lost pets, Hoover Police say

Victimizing those already hurting is the plan for one scammer, Hoover Police warn.

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Hunt for ‘TikTok Trickster’ underway after Spanish Fort woman fell for love scam

The Spanish Fort Police Department is asking for information to be shared about the man they have dubbed the “TikTok Trickster.”

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Hoover Police share 15 tips to protect your information while shopping online

The Hoover Police Department shared several tips on how to protect your wallet online:

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Scammers claim to be U.S. Marshals, officials say; AG Marshall: 'Hang up' if called

A dangerous scam has been attempted on some Lee County businesses, local officials say. According to the Lee County District Attorney’s Office, law enforcement received reports about a person contacting local businesses claiming to be from the U.S. Marshals Office investigating counterfeit bills.

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FBI warns businesses in 8 Southern states of fraud scheme

The FBI in North Carolina is warning businesses in eight states about a scheme in which people are using stolen credit card numbers to make large purchases by telephone.

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Nicole Allshouse: Travelers Beware!!!

It’s that time of year again.  With Spring Break just a couple of months away and summer vacation planning in full swing, consumers...