OPD Hosting Fraud Training for Senior Citizens
Date: April 4, 2019
Type of Incident: Fraud Awareness Training for Elderly
Date/Time of Event: April 11, 2019 from 9-11am
Location: 205 North Grant (OPD Classroom)
The Odessa Police Department Criminal Investigation Division will be hosting fraud awareness training for the elderly next Thursday, April 11th from 9-11am at the Odessa Police Department. Participants will be allowed to ask questions in a public forum or privately if there is a personal issue of concern. Contact information and resources will be provided to participants with any questions or concerns.
The following topics will be addressed during the training:
- What Fraud against the elderly is and how it happens.
- Different types of scams perpetrated against the elderly.
- How to avoid becoming a victim of potential scams.
- How to report fraudulent activity.