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MAYS LANDING- In observance of INTERNATIONAL FRAUD AWARENESS WEEK the ACPO FINANCIAL CRIMES UNIT cautions the public to be wary of one of the latest scams that are centered on one of the most recent events occurring in the U.S. — the Covid-19 pandemic. A huge spike has been seen in fraud complaints due to …

MAYS LANDING- Here are a few topics to review and questions to ask yourself during INTERNATIONAL FRAUD AWARENESS WEEK as the ACPO Financial Crimes Unit supplies you with information to protect you: When dealing with incoming calls, do you know who is on the other end of the phone when you answer the call?  If it …

MAYS LANDING- Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner has a message for the community, regarding Pyramid Schemes called Sou-Sous, Flowers, Gifting Circles or similarly named Schemes: DO NOT GET INVOLVED. Scheme promoters oftentimes tell participants that their involvement will contribute to building wealth in their community. Prosecutor Tyner warns that despite guarantees by scheme promoters, …

MAYS LANDING—An Atlantic County Grand Jury has returned an indictment against a Hammonton man for theft, fraudulent tax filings and money laundering, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner announced. Pat L. Christopher, age 67, was indicted by the Grand jury on August 28, 2019 for four counts of first degree Money Laundering and two counts …

MAYS LANDING – A Pleasantville Police officer has been charged with eight charges, including healthcare insurance fraud and theft, announced Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon G. Tyner. Juan Forero, 34, of Pleasantville is charged with the following: Third degree Theft by Unlawful Taking, namely an iPhone 7 Plus Two counts of third degree Theft by Deception …