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March 5, 2018: LADA Mental Health Liaison Joins State Council

 

LADA Mental Health Liaison Tracey Whitney has been appointed to the state Council on Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health.Read more...

February 23, 2018: Check Floating Scam Targets Seniors, Others Selling Items

En Español

Getting paid with a bad check is bad enough, but it’s even worse when the check writer cons an online seller into handing over cash as part of the transaction.Read more...

February 20, 2018: Volunteer Coordinator Helps Students Get Hands-On Experience

 

Every year, more than 800 smart, ambitious volunteer law clerks – mostly law students – work alongside prosecutors from the District Attorney’s Office, getting hands-on experience in the world of criminal law.Read more...

February 9, 2018: Unexpected Packages Could Surprise Your Wallet

En Español

An unexpected gift on Valentine’s Day might seem like a nice way to your heart, but these deliveries may also give scammers a direct route to your credit card.Read more...

January 26, 2018: Fraudulent Contractors Can See Opportunity in Natural Disaster Victims’ Tragedy

En Español

Property owners rebuilding homes damaged or destroyed by natural disasters should be cautious of contractors seeking to take advantage of their misfortune.Read more...

January 12, 2018: Crooked Public Adjusters Target Wildfire Victims

En Español

Good Samaritans often step up to help victims of wildfires and other disasters, but not everyone who offers aid does so for altruistic reasons.Read more...

December 22, 2017: Work-At-Home Offer Could Turn Seniors into Money Mules

En Español

Seniors on a fixed income often welcome any chance to earn extra money around the holidays. However, an offer to make additional cash while working from home may land law-abiding seniors and others on law enforcement’s naughty list.Read more...

December 21, 2017: LADA Volunteers Support Crime Victims During Holiday Giving Season

The pain and suffering caused by violent crime doesn’t end with the court case for victims and their families.Read more...

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