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Drop in telemarketer complaints after raid

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — Reports to the attorney general’s office about the IRS imposter scam have dropped since a raid last month. The office received nearly 500 complaints in September, but that decreased to 67 in October after police in India broke up the telemarketing ring. In early October, Indian police arrested 70 people […]

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AG’s office warns of a property tax phone scam

Staff Report TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS– Phone scammers are preying on Marion County residents claiming to be from the treasurer’s or auditor’s office and it could cost you a pretty penny. Though the calls are happening in Marion County, the attorney general’s office warns it is likely to happen in other counties as well. The caller typically […]