Fraud Information & Reporting
Boulder County Justice Center

Fraud Information & Reporting

After a disaster, there are groups of people who are known for following disasters around the country and perpetrating scams. Below is information about how to report fraud and how to avoid becoming a victim.

How to Report a Scam or Fraud

  • If you suspect fraud or someone working a scam in your neighborhood or If you have experienced fraudulent activities, try to remember as much information as you can about the person involved:
    • Name given
    • Name of any group or company given
    • Type/make/model and license plate information
    • Details of what was promised and what was delivered
  • Give all known information to the authorities:
    • Boulder County District Attorney’s Office, Community Protection Division, 303-441-3700 or
    • Longmont Police Department, 303-651-8501

Tips to Avoid a Scam

  • Don’t offer personal financial information over the phone to someone who calls you. Always ask for identification if someone represents they are from a government agency.
  • If you haven’t applied for assistance or called your insurance company, be suspicious of anyone approaching you with offers of assistance
  • Use local area contractors or businesses with a known reputation, be leery of door to door solicitors
  • If you’re concerned, ask them to come back at a scheduled time and ask a neighbor to stay with you during the meeting
  • Ask if you can take their picture
  • Write down a license plate with get a good description of the vehicle of suspicious persons

Contact Us

District Attorney's Office

303-441-3700 (Main Office)
303-441-4703 (Main Office fax)
303-682-6800 (Longmont Office)
303-682-6711 (Longmont fax)
for Hearing Impaired
please use Relay Colorado

Mailing Address

Boulder District Attorney
P.O. Box 471
Boulder, CO 80306


Justice Center
1777 Sixth Street
Boulder, CO 80302
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Longmont Courthouse
1035 Kimbark Street
Longmont, CO 80501
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