The Department of Consumer and Worker Protection (DCWP) is warning businesses to be on the lookout for emails that appear to be complaint notifications. These fake emails are part of a phishing scam.

Don't open, respond to, or forward any emails claiming to be from DCWP that do not end with “” Delete them immediately.

You can report receiving a fake email to DCWP. You can also make your report online to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC).


Learn more about fraudulent complaint notices.

Email the Department of Consumer and Worker Protection.

Report a scam with the Federal Trade Commission.

By Phone

Call 311 or 212-NEW-YORK (212-639-9675) for help.

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