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Fairhaven Police Investigating Beach Fee Scam on West Island
Beach-goers beware. Fairhaven Police say they've received at least one report of a woman trying to scam people out of money by pretending to collect beach fees.
Fairhaven Police Sergeant Kevin Kobza says a report filed with police Monday alleges a middle-aged woman attempted to charge beach-goer…
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'…
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. I am a very busy woman and do not have t…
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. The calls come from area code 202, which is based out of Washington, D...

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