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FROM THE DESK OF SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO: TECH SUPPORT SCAMS

Last month, I was notified of a “Geek Squad” scam that had been reported to our Economics Crime Unit. Along similar lines, it appears that “Tech Support” scams have become commonplace and have been reported to our agency.  This fraudulent activity involves criminals falsely representing legitimate companies in an attempt to share personal information, make…
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SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO’S JULY SAFETY & SECURITY TIP: BEWARE OF “BANK JUGGING”

The safety and security of bank patrons has always been a priority for law enforcement. Even prior to the advent of Automated Teller Machines, individuals depositing and withdrawing funds were vulnerable to criminal activity. These crimes are not exclusive to any one area, can occur during daylight or evening hours and victimize both young and…
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LCSO COMMUNITY OUTREACH CENTERS NEWSLETTER: JULY 2022

The July 2022 edition of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Community Outreach Centers Newsletter is here! This month…the Lee County Sheriff’s Office prepares for “Operation: Summer Bash,” our Juvenile Assessment Center staff working with youth regarding decision making, the sheriff’s “Summer Youth Program” begins…and much more.

Front Lobby Closure – Headquarters

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office main lobby14750 Six Mile Cypress Pkwy, Fort Myers, FL 33912will be closed starting the end of business on Friday, June 24th.Please head to your nearest district for any requests beginning Monday, June 27th.

FROM THE DESK OF SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO: “GEEK SQUAD SUBSCRIPTION RENEWAL” SCAM

In a recent meeting with our Economic Crimes Unit, I was informed of yet another scam that appears to be circulating.  As is always the case, I am grateful to have these brought to my attention. The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Unit has received calls regarding scammers, once again attempting to obtain personal…
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LCSO ANIMAL CRUELTY TASK FORCE NEWSLETTER: JUNE 2022

In this month’s edition of the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Animal Cruelty Task Force Newsletter…arrest made after canine dies in sweltering vehicle…Leptospirosis question answered by Dr. Megan Davis…New York passes bill banning sale of “puppy mill” animals…Cell Dog program graduates four…and much more!

LCSO COMMUNITY OUTREACH CENTERS NEWSLETTER: JUNE 2022

This month…the LCSO Youth Boxing Program heats up, LCSO presence at the malls and outreach centers, extra caution while driving as school is out…much more.