News & Updates

CONSUMER ALERT: 5 Tips to Avoid Tax Scams

AG Racine urges taxpayers to take these simple tips to keep their information safe this tax season.

CONSUMER ALERT: Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) Letter Scam

District residents should be cautious as a new scam is making the rounds where fraudsters use letterhead from the District’s Office of the State Superintendent of Education.

CONSUMER ALERT: Protect Your Personal Information on Social Media

Today, Attorney General Karl A. Racine filed a lawsuit against Facebook for failing to protect users’ personal information and allowing companies to harvest information without users’ consent.

CONSUMER ALERT: Identity Theft Protection Following Marriott Data Breach

Earlier today, Marriott announced a data breach affecting approximately 500 million hotel guests who made reservations at hotels owned by Starwood around the world.


District residents should be on the lookout for scammers impersonating DC Water technicians.