COLUMBUS -- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced the next regional community fraud forum his office is hosting is in Youngstown on Thursday.
The forum is free and open to the public, featuring special workshops for law enforcement, social workers and other caretakers. Discussions will focus on consumer and charitable scams affecting Ohioans, along with patient and Medicaid abuse.
The Northeast Ohio Fraud Forum will be held at the Youngstown Public Library - Newport Branch, 3730 Market St., from 1 to 4 p.m. Continuing education credit is available for social workers and crime prevention officers.
Consumers who believe they may have been a victim of fraud should file a complaint with the Ohio Attorney General's Office at www.OhioAttorneyGeneral.gov or by calling 800-282-0515.