Know Privacy: You've Been Hacked--Cyber Crimes, Scams and You

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 3/16/2016
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
 In a world that becomes more cyber-connected by the day, protecting your privacy and personal information on the Internet is an important and ongoing challenge. New scams are constantly evolving, catching even technologically savvy people in their snare. Sergeant Dan Ritchie with the Bend Police Department will share information on the latest forms of online crime, including identity theft, credit card fraud and telephone and email "phishing" scams. Cases of identity theft in Bend jumped from 135 in 2013 to 152 in 2014; learn about steps you can take to avoid being the next victim.

Library: Downtown Bend Public Library    Find the Downtown Bend Public Library
Location: Brooks Room
Contact: Tina Walker Davis
Contact Number: 541-312-1034
Presenter: Sgt. Dan Ritchie, Bend Police Department
Link: Identity Theft Prevention