Financial Scams & Frauds Prevention

Whether you are a teenager or a retiree, criminals are eager to steal your personal information and your money using scams and frauds that exist in your nearly every area of the marketplace, including online.

From door-to-door utility scams to online 'phishing' for your financial data, these frauds threaten your security by targeting personal information and putting you at risk of financial loss or identity theft.  It is important to protect yourself.

Click here to download a Financial Scams and Frauds Brochure.

The Hamilton Police Service offers a variety of crime prevention tips to assist citizens in keeping themselves, their families and their property safe and secure.  Click here to be taken to their website where you can explore various topics to obtain further information on safety and crime prevention.

The Police also provide free home/business security audits through the Crime Prevention Branch.