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With the ever-growing popularity of online shopping and online communications, Kingston Police are warning that residents should always have their guard up in the cyberworld. “Criminals will use any situation to their advantage,” said Kingston Police in a press release, “especially when it comes to annual holidays or seasonal events.”

Kingston Police have provided a few examples of commonly used seasonal and holiday scams, and what you can do to protect yourself.

Fake Shipping/Postal Notifications: End of the year holidays invite a greater likelihood of this common phishing attack, but this…

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