Thousands of phony listings for locksmiths have been placed all over the internet and in local phone books. Victims usually call what they think is a local locksmith, at a very low price, only to find out they've been scammed! These phony locksmiths advertise at local addresses when they are dispatched from call centers usually out of state. What can you do to make sure you don't get scammed?
In the event you have been scammed in Massachusetts please contact the Attorney General Martha Coakley's office at (617) 727-2200 to file a report.
We would also request you forward any and all info on the scammers to For a reputable locksmith in the Massachusetts area go to www.masslocksmiths.org
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