Attorney General Josh Stein launched Operation Silver Shield to confront scammers and fraudsters who target older North Carolinians. Operation Silver Shield covers all of NCDOJ’s varied work to protect people from scams, take legal action against fraudsters when necessary, and educate people on how best to keep themselves and their parents and grandparents safe.
May Scammer Scorecard
Every month, Attorney General Stein shares a monthly scammer scorecard to highlight scams on the rise and share data about the consumer complaints our office receives from North Carolinians. Read the full May scammer scorecard here.
Scam Stopper of the Month
Every month, we’re highlighting a North Carolinian who’s working to protect others in their community from scams and fraud. May’s Scam Stopper is Gretchen Batra!