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Avoid COVID-19 Scams

Scams Scammers are already exploiting COVID-19 by hyping bogus products, touting sketchy investments and pumping out malware-laden emails.

The Cuyahoga County Department of Consumer Affairs and its Scam Squad partners urge county residents to take a few simple steps to avoid and report COVID-19 scams:

Have a question or want to report a scam?
Contact Scam Squad at or 216-443-SCAM (7226).

The Department of Consumer Affairs’ mission is to make sure people who live or shop in Cuyahoga County get what they pay for.