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AG’s Office: Be on the lookout for scammers following natural disasters

Following natural disasters and other emergencies in Kentucky, scammers may attempt to take advantage of consumers.

Be aware of tax scammers as you file on Tax Day

An important reminder now, taxes are due Wednesday, July 15. It was postponed from April, because of the pandemic.

Scammers trying to use election to get info: State

State investigating reported scam attempts

Expanded Medicaid rolls lead to scam warning

With more people on the state's Medicaid rolls because of the coronavirus epidemic, state leaders are issuing warnings about scammers trying to take advantage.

Beshear, state, police warn of growing scams

Law enforcement and others preach them all the time -- don't fall victim to scammers.

London City Fire warns of COVID-19 at home testing scam

London City Fire Department says it's heard reports of at home COVID-19 testing scam.

Medicare open enrollment begins October 15 – scammers may take advantage

Medicare open enrollment in health and drug coverage plans for 2020 begins Tuesday and ends December 7.

Mail scammers swindle $85,000 in cash from seniors

Following multiple reports of losses totaling $85,000 in cash, Attorney General's Office has issued a scam alert to warn of an uptick in mail scams targeting senior citizens.

Franklin Co. deputies warn of mail scam

The Franklin County Sheriff's Department is warning residents about a mail scam going around. 

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.

Ky Lottery warns players of scammers

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Kentucky Lottery warns people to be on the lookout for scammers. Tuesday nights Mega Millions jackpot stands at an estimated...

BBB: Online purchase scams riskiest type of fraud

A new report from the Better Business Bureau shows online purchase scams are now the riskiest form of consumer fraud.

Beshear, AARP: Take steps to prevent your tax return from being stolen

With tax season in full swing, Attorney General Andy Beshear and AARP Kentucky issued a scam alert to help Kentucky families protect their tax returns from being stolen by scammers.

Police warn of scammers claiming to be deputies

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear warned that scammers have called dozens of Kentuckians, pretending to be a deputy and claiming they have a federal warrant for their arrest.

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Lexington man going viral on Tik Tok for comedy skits

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Sheriff’s deputy involved in injury collision in Marshall County

The collision happened Wednesday afternoon on US 641, according to KSP.

Missing woman found in creek, rescued in Madison County

49-year old Patricia Keith was found and rescued about four hours after she was reported missing, according to the Richmond Register.