How do I know if I'm being scammed?

You know what they say: "If it seems too good to be true, it probably is."  Whether the scam involves phony winnings from a fake sweepstake or a threat to have you arrested for supposed non-payment of taxes, information is the key to foiling scam artists. 

To learn more about commons scams in North Dakota, visit the North Dakota State's Attorney Scams website.

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1. I want to buy something through MarketPlace, where is a safe space to do that?
2. How do I get fingerprints for a job or license requirement?
3. My pet is missing, who do I call?
4. Can we bring our group to the Police Department for a tour?
5. How do I know if I'm being scammed?
6. How do I apply for a restraining order?
7. How do I evict a tenant from a property I own?
8. What can I do if someone is harassing me?
9. Do you have a tip line?
10. Can the police department be called for an unruly child?
11. What should I do if I believe someone may be using/selling drugs?
12. Why did it take so long for the police to arrive when I called them?
13. I am interested in a ride along with an officer, who do I call?
14. What should I do if I see a wild animal in the City of West Fargo?
15. Who should I contact to start a neighborhood watch program?
16. Are there volunteer opportunities with the West Fargo Police Department?