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Horrifying Phone Scam Targeting Southcoast Residents

A terrifying scam is throwing some local residents into panic mode.

Westport Police Detective Sergeant Antonio Cestodio says over the last week several residents have called police in alarm after they've received calls from an unknown person who tricks them into identifying a family member's name, and then fabricates a horrific scenario involving that family member

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Strangest Notification on My Phone [PHOTOS]

I don't know how this person got my email address, but I am beyond irked that they not only messaged me, but "kindly" invited me to join an event in my calendar. Please do not invade my privacy by messaging me and accessing my calendar

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Tipping Is a Scam and Should Be Outlawed. Here’s Why [VIDEO]

How much do you tip? Fifteen percent? Twenty? How about...zero percent?!?

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Easton Man Sentenced For Rent-To-Own Scam

An Easton man who exploited first-time home buyers or people with poor credit in a real estate rent-to-own scam has been sentenced to jail.

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Martins: ‘Just Energy’ Scaling Back Operations In New Bedford

An energy company looking to branch into New Bedford is pulling back for the time being.

Representatives from the company "Just Energy" reached out to Ward Two City Councilor Steven Martins after he filed a motion call

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Another Phone Scam Fooling Residents

New Bedford Police are warning residents of yet another apparent phone scam.

The latest scheme seems to target elderly women, telling them over the phone they owe large sums of money to the federal government

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Dartmouth Residents Warned Of Phone Scam

Yet another apparent scam is working its way through another Southcoast community.

Dartmouth Police say they've fielded numerous complaints regarding phone scams where the caller poses as an Internal Revenue Service representative

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State Warns Of Telephone Tax Scam

State authorities are warning Massachusetts residents about a nationwide phone scam that aggressively targets taxpayers.

The state attorney's general's office says it has received several complaints about the scam

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Photo from Fairhaven Police Dept.

Possible Scam Sweeping Through Fairhaven

Fairhaven Police are warning of a potential scam that seems to be targeting businesses in the town.

Fairhaven Police Sgt. Kevin Kobza says several businesses have reported receiving a phone call from a man who claims their electricity will be shut off within an hour due to unpaid bills with NStar Electric

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Fairhaven Police Warn Of Possible Scam

Fairhaven Police are warning residents about a possible scam.

Sergeant Kevin Kobza says they received a report from a resident who was called by someone who claimed they were with the Fraternal Order of Police

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