Volunteers with the Stanislaus Elder Abuse Prevention Alliance are accepting reservations for the 10th annual SAFE Seminar, to be held March 15 in Modesto.
The SAFE (Seniors Against Financial Exploitation) Seminar will include presentations that teach strategies to prevent elder and dependent adult abuse, with an emphasis on financial abuse. Special Agent Scott Schofield with the FBI in Sacramento will be the keynote speaker.
His expertise is with white-collar cybercrimes, as well as crimes against children. He will provide information on common schemes and effective strategies to frustrate scammers. Also speaking will be Glenn Gulley of the Stanislaus County district attorney's office, who has been a law enforcement officer and supervisor in Stanislaus County for more than 30 years.