Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones from Scams

Sign up today to receive free Scam Squad alerts by phone, text or email.

When you sign up, you’ll get periodic information to help you spot and avoid scams.

Scam Squad alerts are great for people who:

  • Receive suspicious offers or robocalls,
  • Have paid or revealed personal information to a scammer, or
  • Want information on current scam threats

 Scam Squad alerts are delivered through Cuyahoga County’s Ready Notify emergency management system.

To sign up online or by phone:

Sign Up Online

Visit and click on “Register or Login.” Create a managed account and add “Scam Squad Alerts.”

Sign Up Via Phone

Call Consumer Affairs at 216-443-7035 or the Office of Emergency Management at 216-443-5700.

Report Scams:

Scam Squad at 216-443-SCAM (7226) or use our online form.

Report Online

If you lost money or personal information to a scam, visit our If You Were Scammed page.