Door to Door Sales
ATTORNEY GENERAL WARNS ABOUT DOOR-TO-DOOR MAGAZINE SALES
BISMARCK – Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem is warning residents about door-to-door magazine sales crews swarming Bismarck and other cities across the state. The Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division is investigating several entities for compliance or licensing problems resulting in possible violations of North Dakota’s Transient Merchants Law. Read more (PDF) about the Attorney General's Advice. Also visit the North Dakota Attorney General's website.
Many hours per month and throughout the year are spent having both police patrol officers and our firemen answer false alarms. Find out ways to prevent this at your home or business.
False Alarm Information
Chapter 05 - Alarm Ordinance
Back to School Safety
When school is back in session, it is good to be reminded of some important safety tips. Please review these safety tips with your children and print off a poster for the breakroom at work!
Personal Safety Tips
Read through some practical safety tips that could save your life.
More than six million residential burglaries occur every year in this country. That's one every ten seconds! Nearly half of these burglaries are committed without force — that is through UNLOCKED doors and windows!
Business & Home Alarm System Guide
Find out what will protect your business from burglaries.
Internet Crimes and Safety
Common sense and vigilance on the part of parents will go a long way toward ensuring that your child does not fall prey to an abuser on the Internet. Read more about internet safety.
Scams and Fraud
Visit the North Dakota Attorney General's Office website to find out information regarding scams.
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ScamBusters.com (outside link - we don't guarantee content) - Useful information regarding financial scams, urban legends, computer viruses, credit card fraud, and more!
Prevent check fraud
Ask Contractor and Salesman for Copy of License
Landlord / Tenant Information
Landlord Tenant Information from the ND Attorney General's Office
Almost everyone rents living space at some time in their life, but not everyone knows their rights and responsibilities as a tenant. More information on Landlord and Tenants
Parents' Guides to Gangs