Boston Police Department Pre-Holiday Fraud Awareness Training Seminar

The Boston Police Department will be holding a Pre-Holiday Fraud Awareness Training Seminar.   They have invited the Cambridge Business Community to take advantage of this training. The seminar is going to focus on issues that businesses face during the holiday season, They will be showing how re-encoded credit cards and gift cards are made and why, They will be going over the new chip credit cards and the issues that merchants will be facing with the new technology and how they are going to be responsible for any losses.  They will be going over how to detect counterfeit money and American Express Travelers Checks, They will also touch on the new shoplifting laws.  The seminar is going to deal mostly with any business that deals with credit cards, cash or travelers checks. Some Cambridge businesses have already signed up.  If you would like to attend send an email to

Pre-Holiday Fraud Awareness

Presented by: The Boston Police Department

November 10, 2015

10am – 12pm

John Hancock

Dorothy Quincy Suite

180 Berkeley Street

Boston, MA 02116

If you’re a merchant, business or financial institution that accepts credit and/or debit cards, don’t miss this free event.  Register today!

To confirm seating, please contact Detective Steven Blair at

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