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Be aware of these common scams/robberies

Here is a list I comprised of scams/robberies I have thwarted/seen/heard. The purpose of this article is to keep as many people informed as possible. Especially our lovely senior citizens who can be taken advantage of and their only crime is being a sweet, wonderful person. I hope this list helps. If you have any suggestions or scams you would like me to add in the next installment, please email me at Noahg76@gmail.com. I plan to make more of these articles as I hear of more robberies/scams1. FAKE JEHOVAS WITNESS = Someone comes to your house claiming to be a jehovas witness and asks if you have a minute for jesus.  If you say yes, they spend a few minutes...

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Ways to Describe an Attacker/Robber to the Police

Ways you can help identify an attacker/robber to the Police   Using Sight Hairstyles - Think of all the different hairstyles you've seen in your life.  Especially in modern day with youtube.  Flat top, french braid, shaved head, frosted tips,Asymmetric cut, bangs, jheri curl,beard, bob cut, braid, layered hair, butch cut, buzz cut, dreadlocks, ducktail, hi top fade, mohawk, mullet Unique characteristics - Did you notice any tattoos, scars, piercings, poor grooming, amazing grooming, wearing accessories, birth marks, blemishes, acne, black heads, eye color, hair color etc.  Clothes descriptions - You can tell so much about someone by how they take care of their shoes, how they match colors, styles and fashion.  Try to pick on on an attackers shoes,...

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Ways to Describe an attacker to the police part 1/5

USING SOUND    Hopefully you are never in a bad situation where you have to use this, but it is good to know in case it ever happens.  Bad situations vary based on settings, circumstances, people involved, type of situation etc.   If you go to the police (and please do to deter future similar crimes) to report an attack or a robbery, you can use sound to describe someone.  Even if its the slightest detail that you pick up on, it can make a huge difference in finding this person.  Do they speak fast, slow, low pitched, high pitched, did they use words that stood out, what did they say, why might they have said it.  In this article I...

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10 ways to know if your child is being bullied and not telling you (part 1/2)

Hi everyone, I hope you are having a great day so far. Since 2011, I (Noah Gutierrez at Enhance Fitness Studio in Countryside) have been the martial arts instructor at multiple martial arts academies and at Chicago Public Schools after school programs. I teach women and men, but I also have a lot of experience teaching grades 1 through high school. I've done anti bullying seminars for Chicago Public Schools, The Girl Scouts, churches and martial arts academies. The inspiration behind this particular blog theme is the conversations I have with students with younger brothers or sisters.  I find they often overlook many signs that their younger brother or sister is being bullied and just isn't telling anyone. This does...

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