(Phoenix, Ariz. – July 6, 2009) Attorney General Terry Goddard and Tucson Ward 4 City Councilwoman Shirley Scott will host a Crime and Fraud Prevention Forum in Tucson on Wednesday, July 8, beginning at 6 p.m. The forum will take place at the William Clements Recreation Center, 8155 E. Poinciana Dr.
Goddard and Scott will be joined by local law enforcement officials, including Pima County Attorney Barbara LaWall, Tucson Police Chief Roberto A. Villaseñor and representatives from the Pima County Sheriff’s Office.
The forum, which is open to the public, is being held to increase awareness of local crime trends, discuss prevention strategies and give citizens an opportunity to voice questions and concerns. Topics will include mortgage fraud, methamphetamine abuse, border crime, consumer fraud and identity theft.
Additional materials about the forum, including a flyer and video message from Goddard, are available on the Attorney General’s Web site. Media outlets are invited to repost these materials on their Web sites and community calendars.