Scam Squad

Scam Squad is a financial fraud task force in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, that unites nonprofits, social service agencies, and local, state and federal law enforcement in the fight against scams.

Our mission is to:

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If You Were Scammed

Find out what to do if you lost money or personal information to a scammer.

Internet Safety

Free tips and tools to protect your privacy, avoid malware and avoid scams online.


About Scam Squad

Learn about Scam Squad's members and mission.


Current Scams

Information on new or trending scams reported to Scam Squad partner agencies.


Handouts & Tipsheets

Handouts and tip sheets to help you or others spot, avoid, and recover from scams.

Be A Partner

Learn how your organization can partner with us to help protect residents from scams.

Avoid Scams

Use these tips to help you and your family spot, avoid and report scams.


A fun, bingo-style game that teaches players about scams.

Law Enforcement

Scam Squad resources for law enforcement in Cuyahoga County.