Neighborhood Watch

Concerns About Alligator

Nuisance Alligator Hotline available at: 866-FWC-GATOR (866-392-42986). SNAP uses qualified nuisance alligator trappers to remove problem. The Statewide Nuisance Alligator Program (SNAP) is administered by the FWC’s Division of Hunting and Game Management. SNAP is one of five components of Florida’s comprehensive Alligator Management Program. Its mission is …

There is a Duke Energy Scam

There is a Duke Energy Scam that is Targeting Pinellas County Residents and there has been five victims contacted since Tuesday November 12th. Detectives are encouraging the public to be on alert to a recent phone scam involving callers posing as Duke Energy employees. According to detectives, residents …

Get a one-ring call? Don’t call back.

May 7, 2019 by Michael Atleson Acting Assistant Director, Division of Consumer & Business Education   A while back, we warned you about the “one ring” scam. That’s when you get a phone call from a number you don’t know, and the call stops after just one ring. …

smash and grabs alert

Good afternoon Neighborhood and Business Watch members, Recently we have had several cases of “smash and grabs”. Suspects have been going to recreation centers, parks, day care centers and shopping plazas within Pinellas County and smashing out vehicle windows to steal purses, phones, laptops, etc. that have been …

Scam Warning

Neighborhood and Business Watch members, Scam targeting parents of high school age students Hello Pinellas County parents, A resident was recently called by a friendly and soft spoken woman. The caller advised that her son had completed some forms at school requesting SAT/ACT study materials. The caller said …

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Operation Medicine Cabinet™ illustrates our commitment to keeping all of our citizens safer, protecting our young people from the harmful misuse of prescription drugs, understanding the needs of seniors, and the environmental implications related to improper disposal of medications (flushing).Don’t leave unused or expired prescriptions in your home. Drop them off at one of our secure locations for disposal.

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