The FBI last month released an informational booklet to raise consumers’ awareness of money mule scams, how they may be recruited to serve as mules, and the possible consequences should they be involved in such a scam. The booklet, Money Mule Awareness, identifies indicators of money mule involvement and tips on how consumers can protect themselves. It is part of the FBI’s “Don’t Be a Mule” campaign that includes a partnership with international law enforcement agencies to raise awareness of and curtail this illegal activity. Read more.