Shusterman invites residents to virtual scam prevention town hall

HARRISBURG, Feb. 21 – State Rep. Melissa Shusterman, D-Chester, is inviting area residents to attend a virtual scam-prevention town hall at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23.

Residents can register for the town hall on Shusterman’s website at

Shusterman will be joined by senior advocates and local police to provide information on how to detect and avoid financial scams.

Panelists will include:

  • Pennsylvania State Grange Legislative Director Carrie Nace.
  • Tredyffrin Township Police Officer Joseph Butler.
  • Chester County District Attorney’s Office Chief of Staff Andrea Cardamone.
  • PA Department of Banking & Securities Consumer Outreach Specialist George Dillman.

These experts will explain how to prevent becoming a victim of scammers, what to do if you or a loved one is targeted by scammers, and what resources are available.

Residents are invited to ask questions by sending an email to or by calling 484-200-8260.


A complete recording of the town hall and links to resources will be made available after the event.