Q: we were recently scammed/frauded for a few thousand dollars from a person pretending to be renting us a house
he was not the owner we would like to prosecute him and sue him for damages how would we start this process
A: You have to report the crime by calling the police.
A: Prosecuting and suing for damages are two different processes. Contact a civil attorney to sue, and contact a police agency to file a police report. The prosecutor will decide whether charges should be filed.
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