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Author: lcpio

SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO’S JULY 2023 FRAUD ALERT: WARNING SIGNS OF IDENTITY THEFT

The crime of identity theft has continued to grow and expand along with the development of newer technologies and consumer economic conveniences. While the concept of identity theft has become somewhat commonplace, it is critical that individuals make their best efforts to protect their identity and to be observant for warning signs. Most know to…
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SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO’S JULY 2023 SAFETY & SECURITY TIP: THE REALITIES OF DISTRACTED DRIVING

It’s difficult to believe that there was a time that we couldn’t communicate instantly, obtain immediate information, text and call from our vehicles. We have all, to varying degrees, become dependent upon our smart devices and cell phones. Much like other addictions, we compulsively reach for our cell phones and struggle when we are unable…
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SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO’S JUNE 2023 FRAUD ALERT: USE OF THE FDIC LOGO

Nationwide, law enforcement agencies are receiving reports and complaints regarding fraudulent financial/banking “opportunities.” In 1933, Congress created the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) for purposes of securing public confidence in our country’s financial system. The FDIC scrutinizes financial institutions and insures deposits within those approved banking organizations. Since the founding of the FDIC, not a…
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TIME FOR HURRICANE PREPAREDNESS: SHERIFF CARMINE MARCENO’S JUNE SAFETY & SECURITY TIP

Eight months have passed since Southwest Florida was devastated by Hurricane Ian. Between the volume of media coverage and the ruins that remain, I am confident that virtually no one wishes to discuss nor consider the upcoming hurricane season. While wounds continue to heal, Lee County must accept the June 1st arrival of the Atlantic…
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