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Santa Cruz County District Attorney's Office Consumer Fraud/Environmental Protection Unit

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General Agency Information
Name: Santa Cruz County District Attorney's Office Consumer Fraud/Environmental Protection Unit
Alternate Name(s): Consumer Fraud/Environmental Protection Unit
Address: 701 Ocean Street Room 200
Santa Cruz,  CA  95060
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-454-2050
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday, 8am-12 and 1-5pm
Description: "The specific responsibilities of the Consumer Fraud and Environmental Protection Unit are to:
Investigate and prosecute consumer fraud
Conduct consumer education
Investigate and prosecute environmental violations
Investigate and prosecute ""white collar"" and criminal fraud complaints

Report of Potential Violations

If you wish to report a potential violation of law arising from the area of responsibility of the Consumer Fraud or Environmental Protection Unit, please complete the online form on our website and submit, in person, by U.S. Mail, or as an attachment to e-mail directed to:

Additional Resources for Consumer Reporting and Information

The California Attorney General's Office has an online complaint process:

State Department of Consumer Affairs provides general information:

The Federal Bureau of Investigations maintains an internet crime complaint center:

The Federal Trade Commission maintains a consumer protection center:

The Better Business Bureau maintains a consumer complaint database:

Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Call for Information
Public Transportation: Available Within Four Blocks
Eligibility: Public Service
Fees: Call for Information
Areas Served: Santa Cruz County
Physical Location: Santa Cruz
Funding Source: County Government
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Building Code Enforcement
Consumer Assistance and Protection
Consumer Complaints
Consumer Education
Consumer Fraud Reporting
Consumer Issues
Consumer Protection Agencies
Consumer Services
Eviction Assistance
Landlord/Tenant Assistance
Landlord/Tenant Dispute Resolution
Rental Deposit Assistance
Tenant Rights Counseling
This agency was last updated on April 24, 2018.