LOCAL NEWS
5:44 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Middlesex County Sheriff Warns About New Phone Scam

It’s easy to miss a piece of mail summoning you to jury duty. And authorities say that partly explains why people are falling for a new scam. But it also involves a twist that is pulling in Bostonians who would otherwise be skeptical to such calls.

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  • Peter Koutoujian is the real sheriff of Middlesex.

Massachusetts' Office of Consumer Affairs has information about how to protect yourself from fraud, as does Attorney General Martha Coakley's Scams and Identity Theft page.