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Pinellas detectives to host five fraud awareness workshops for residents

The most common scams happening in Bay Area
Posted at 1:55 PM, Nov 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-08 17:49:10-05

Detectives with the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office Economic Crimes Unit and Pinellas County Consumer Protection will host five workshops focusing on fraud awareness to discuss the most common scams circulating in Pinellas County. 

The workshops will be held at multiple locations across the county as part of fraud awareness week, scheduled from November 13 to November 17, 2017. 

Residents will be provided with tips on how to prevent becoming a victim. 

Raffles, refreshments and free shred collection will be offered at each workshop. 

November 13, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Sailboat Key, Property Owners Association
7911 Sailboat Key Boulevard South, South Pasadena

November 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Seminole Gardens, Peacock Center
8324 112th Street North, Seminole

November 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Top of the World, East Activity Center
2069 World Parkway East, Clearwater

November 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Five Towns Community, Magnolia Sun Center
7950 58th Avenue, St. Petersburg

November 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Highland Lakes Clubhouse
3300 MacGregor Drive, Palm Harbor