Rolling Fork Mayor Indicted for Wire Fraud and False Pretense

Mayor Eldridge Walker was arrested today by investigators with the Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division following indictment by the Sharkey County
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Attorney General Jim Hood Addresses Ocwen Mortgage Servicing Wrongs through $2.1 Billion Joint State-Federal Settlement

Ocwen Financial Corporation of Atlanta, Georgia, and its subsidiary, Ocwen Loan Servicing, have agreed to a $2.1 billion dollar joint state-federal
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Con Artists Targeting Mississippi Credit Union Members

Attorney General Jim Hood is warning consumers that Mississippi has recently experienced a multitude of automated phishing attempts targeting credit unions
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Attorney General Hood Urges Congress to Extend Tax Relief for Struggling Homeowners

Fearing a setback for financially strapped homeowners and disruption to a slowly improving housing market, Attorney General Hood has joined again
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Harrison County Contractor Going to Prison for Home Repair Fraud

James Helmes, 49, last known to be residing in a Louisiana prison, has been sentenced after pleading guilty to one count
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ATTORNEY GENERAL CAUTIONS CONSUMERS ABOUT HOLIDAY SHOPPING SEASON

In anticipation of some of the year's busiest shopping days, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood reminds
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AG Cautions Consumers to Avoid Buying Counterfeits this Holiday Shopping Season

As the holiday shopping season approaches, Attorney General Jim Hood is reminding Mississippians about the dangers associated with buying counterfeit goods.
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Attorney General Announces $17 Million Multistate Settlement With Google Over Tracking of Consumers

Attorney General Jim Hood announced today that his office, along with the Attorneys General of 36 other States and the District
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Tip Leads to one Arrest at Senatobia Business for Sale of Counterfeit Goods

A multi-agency investigation through the Attorney General’s Operation Knock Out Knock Off Task Force has resulted in the arrest of a
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AG Charges Seven for Illegal Sale of Contact Lenses

An undercover operation has resulted in several arrests and numerous businesses facing allegations of unauthorized dispensing of contact lenses, announced Attorney
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