By David Mittleman

Jury duty is very important, if not the most important civic duty in a free society. But senior citizens should beware of phone calls claiming that they will be arrested for ignoring their civic duty when they haven’t even received a summons in the mail. The so-called “jury duty scam” first appeared in 2006 and is on the rise once again, alerting the attention of officials and even one federal judge.

Scammers Pose as Police, Demand Payment

According to report, the scammers call senior citizens posing as police. Vulnerable seniors are then frightened into believing that …read more