Police Educate the Elderly about Scams

MEDFORD, Ore. — Scammers are coming up with new ways to target the elderly but Medford Police are working to educate potential victims. Every month, Sgt. Brent Mak and community services officer Todd Sales go out to several retirement homes. They give presentations on identity theft issues .and common scams targeting elderly people. One┬áparticipant from … Continue reading »

Food & Friends Checking on Seniors

MEDFORD, Ore. — With temperatures topping over 100 degrees, Food & Friends officials say seniors are at extra risk. The home delivery service and food kitchen is giving extra notice to their older and more vulnerable clients. Food & Friends delivers roughly 750 meals a day to seniors, most of which are over 80 and … Continue reading »