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McCracken County Public Library presents Scams 101: Reading Between the Lines

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McCracken County Public Library presents a talk led by Lieutenant Dean Patterson, Kentucky State Police.

Avoid being one of the millions of people every year defrauded by crooks and scam artists who now have more ways to interact with people including email, social media and of course, the telephone.

How do you avoid scams ? This workshop will examine many of the most common phone and online scams along with many clues that investigators look for to determine fact versus fraud.

Lieutenant Dean Patterson is a 19 year veteran of the Kentucky State Police. He has held various ranks and positions during his tenure to include Detective, Public Affairs Officer, and Narcotics Field Sergeant. Patterson currently serves as the Lieutenant over investigations, communications, and administrative functions for Kentucky State Police in Mayfield.

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