Community Safety Forum: Fighting COVID-19 Scams

Community Safety Forum: Fighting COVID-19 Scams

Date: August 8, 2021
Time: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost: Free for attendees

Presented in partnership with the Nevada Attorney General’s Office, this program will focus on an increase in scams related to the coronavirus pandemic. From debt relief scams to fraudulent treatments and vaccines, hundreds of thousands of consumer complaints have been filed with the Federal Trade Commission. Sheri Ann Forbes, Senior Deputy Attorney General, will offer useful tips to help combat different fraud schemes related to COVID-19.

Each month, The Mob Museum partners with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and other local agencies to host Community Safety Forums – free public programs focused on pertinent issues that affect Southern Nevada. Thanks to NV Energy, pre-registered guests are given free admission to the Museum following the event. The Mob Museum will also provide a recording of this presentation on its website.

NV Energy provides a wide range of energy services to more than 1.4 million customers throughout Nevada and more than 56 million tourists annually. NV Energy actively supports improvements in the quality of life of the communities NV Energy serves through financial contributions and employee volunteerism. Information about NV Energy is available at the company’s website

This program will take place in the Museum’s Historic Courtroom.