UWC Webinar or Lecture– March (date and time TBD). Boulder District Attorney’s Office on “How to Prevent Yourself From Becoming a Victim of Crime”
Christian Gardner-Wood, Senior Deputy District Attorney and Lizbeth Parker, Specialist for the Community Protection Division from the Boulder District Attorney’s Office will advise you on how to protect your money and identity.
You will learn about the most frequent scams including the latest scams related to the COVID-19 pandemic. You will learn ways to recognize and avoid these fraud attempts, whether they’re coming by way of phone calls, text messages, email, social media, mail, or even at the door. The speakers will present information about identity theft and ways to keep your personal and financial information safe.
Christian oversees all Boulder County prosecutions for elder abuse and significant financial fraud cases, and Lizbeth handles consumer complaints and reports of fraud, scams, elder abuse, and financial exploitation from community members.