IRS Offers Identity Theft & Scam Webinar

The Internal Revenue Service is offering a free webinar on Scams and ID Theft.  The IRS and the Federal Trade Commission are sponsoring the program designed to help everyone recognize and combat tax scams and tax-related identity theft. The program will also explain how you can receive an added layer of identity protection by applying for an Identity Protection Personal […]

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Chillicothe Police Report For Wednesday

One-hundred-seven calls for service were handled by the Chillicothe Police Department Wednesday.  Some of the calls include: 6:51 am, an officer responded to a local business where counterfeit money had been passed.  The customer was unaware the bill was fake and made good to the victim’s business. 5:26 pm, Chillicothe Police began an investigation of Identity Theft in the 200 […]

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Chillicothe Police Report For Sunday

The Chillicothe Police Department responded to 56 calls for service Sunday.  Some of the calls include: 09:45 AM, a traffic stop near Green Street and US 65 ended with a driver cited for driving while suspended, failure to display plates, and possession of drug paraphernalia. 11:41 AM, Officers spoke to a person about an assault.  Officers determined the crime occurred […]

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Identity Theft – Protect Yourself

The Chillicothe Police Department is receiving several reports of local residents falling victim to identity theft involving the theft of their personal and banking information. The police believe the information is being obtained from the victim’s mailboxes.  The Chillicothe Police Department recommends that you make it more difficult for the criminals by watching for your mail delivery and not leaving […]

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IRS Says Beware Of Scammers

Identity theft and scams…  People are trying to get your personal information, or they may already have it.  Micheal Devine from the IRS says for some people, they may not find out they are a victim until they file their taxes.  He says filing as soon as possible and filing electronically will help. Devine says the scammers may also try […]

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