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Utilities issue alert for possible scammers

As the coronavirus outbreak continues, Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company are warning area residents to be wary of scam artists trying to take advantage of the scare.

2 plead guilty in $750,000 dating scam

Woman thought she was dating Army sergeant.
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Scam targeting registered sex offenders in Henderson County

Kentucky State Police says a new scam is targeting registered sex offenders in Henderson County.
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How to avoid falling for tornado relief scams

The BBB offers tips on how to avoid falling for a tornado relief scam.

Scammers pose as Secretary of State’s office

Scammers are using the name of the Secretary of State's Office to try to rip people off in Kentucky.
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Reported social media scam and theft leads to chase in Hamburg area

Lexington Police say a scam posted on social media led to a robbery and chase in the Hamburg area late Tuesday afternoon.
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Bowling Green scammers impersonating police, “finding” lost credit cards

Bowling Green Police say scammers have come up with two new plots to trick residents out of their money.
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Don’t fall for it: scammer claims to be with Richmond Police Dept.

Someone is calling people and telling them they are from the Richmond Police Department and collecting money for a missed court date.
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Lexington Police warning citizens of a phone scam

LPD says scammers, impersonating officers, have been calling people demanding money in order to clear up an arrest warrant.
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KSP offers tips for ongoing sex offender registry scam

KSP says registrants in Graves County have been scammed out of thousands of dollars by a caller reporting to be with the Kentucky Sex Offender Registry.
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Deputies warn of kidnapping scams

Families report receiving phone calls claiming their children have been kidnapped. Find out how the scam works, so you don't fall for it.
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Deputies warn the public about a new scam

The Pulaski County sheriff's office is warning people about a new scam.

State warns of scam targeting businesses

The office says scammers are posing as "Kentucky Certificate Services" and are calling businesses, especially newly-formed, about a "Certificate of Status".
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American Legion Post lost $2,000 after a scam

An American Legion post in Bourbon County is warning people about a new scam involving your electric bill.
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Bourbon Co. American Legion post scammed in electricity cut off hoax

American Legion Post in Millersburg was scammed out of $2,000 after purchasing Thanksgiving food baskets.

Scam alert in Scott County

The Scott County Sheriff's Office is warning people about a scam going around involving its office.

Man arrested for donut scam in Harlan Co.

A man in Harlan County is accused in a scam deputies say involved donuts.

KSP warn of parking ticket email scam

Kentucky State Police are warning people of a parking ticket email scam.

Phone companies adopt eight principles to help fight scam calls

Officials announced Thursday that 51 attorneys general and several major phone companies are working together to stop scam calls.
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Diabetes scam warning

Be aware of a phone scam targeting people with diabetes, particularly senior citizens on Medicare, according to The Morehead News.

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