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Richmond Police issue scam call alert

Scammers are taking advantage of technology to try to same Madison County residents.

Scam Alert in Stanton

Stanton Police say a man claims to be selling ads for a calendar as part of a local sports fundraiser. Police say, don't fall for it.

Tips to avoid scams directed toward veterans

The state is warning veterans to be aware of scams aimed at them. 

Kentuckians report losing more than $90,000 in computer virus scam

Kentucky's Attorney General has issued a computer virus scam alert.

Scams targeting Medicaid and Medicare patients

The Attorney General is warning Kentuckians about medical billing scams. 

Lexington Police investigating scam referencing the department

The Lexington Police Department says someone might be claiming to be a police officer as a way to get money.

Beshear: Grandparent scammers threatening seniors

Three Kentucky grandparents were robbed of nearly $18,000 recently after falling victim to a “grandparent scam,” according to Attorney General Andy Beshear who issued a statewide scam alert Thursday.

Scam alert issued in Paris

PARIS, Ky. (WTVQ)- A scam alert was issued on Wednesday for people who live in Paris. Officials say people in the community have been receiving...

Georgetown Fire Department: Scam alert

The Georgetown Fire Department says someone is calling people posing as a fund raising organization.

Beshear: Scammers posing as the AG’s Office

Prize scam using the Office of the Attorney General to scare people into wiring money, according to Andy Beshear.

AG warns Kentuckians about sham veteran charity

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ)- Attorney General Andy Beshear warns Kentuckians of a sham charity that's taking advantage of their generosity to veterans. According to the Office...

Utility scam phone calls target Kentucky customers

Scam Alert warning Kentuckians of reports of suspicious calls being made to utility customers in southeastern Kentucky.

Officials warn people of Business email compromise scam

Attorney General Andy Beshear has issued a Scam Alert warning government organizations and small businesses to be cautious of a “business email compromise” scam.

SCAM ALERT: Beware bogus IRS caller

Kentucky State Police Post are warning the public of a scam that is not new, but has resurfaced in the area.

Fake law enforcement charity scam targets Kentuckians

Kentucky's attorney general is warning Kentuckians about a phone scam in which a caller claims to represent a law enforcement charity.

SCAM ALERT: Pulaski Co. Sheriff warns of blacktopping scam

The Pulaski Co. Sheriff is warning homeowners in the area that an investigation has begun into a blacktopping scam in the area.

SCAM ALERT: Berea PD warn of bogus “officer” call

Police in Berea are warning residents of a phone scam that was reported to them.

SCAM ALERT: Don’t fall for bogus Laurel Co. Lieutenant

The Laurel Co. Sheriff is alerting residents in the area to beware of a phone scam being perpetrated by someone claiming to be with the Sheriff's Office.

Lexington Police issue Scam Alert for fake money

Lexington Police issued a 'Scam Alert' for fake money that's being passed around at stores and on Craigslist and other social media outlets.

SCAM ALERT: KSP cites two phone scams in London area

Kentucky State Police in London are warning residents in the area to beware of two phone scams making the rounds.

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UPDATE: Pike County man missing since June found safe

Roger Daniel Anderson was found safe Sunday afternoon, according to the Pike County Sheriff's Office.