Camp Hill Police - Crime Prevention Pages

Protect Yourself Against Criminal Fraud


Most people think they will never fall for a swindle. But remember, P.T. Barnum, the notorious flimflam man of yesteryear, was swindled out of considerable fortunes-twice!

Be alert when you hear:  

You are probably hearing from a con man.


According to the US Postal Inspection Service, some popular mail fraud schemes are:


Some legitimate ventures are also used to take advantage of the unwary, such as:

Be cautious of unsolicited offers and do not be rushed into hasty deals. Take the time to discuss and understand contracts before you sign.


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