Attorney General Curtis Hill says the scams use pop-up alerts resembling security alerts used by legitimate computer and technology companies.
The system will eliminate the need for an IU staffer writing and sending those alerts.
The coroner's office has investigated nine drug overdose deaths in the past eight days.
The National Weather Service classified the tornado that swept through the Princes Lakes area in southern Johnson County around 3:30 a.m. Sunday as an EF-0.
Daviess County seems to have taken the brunt of the severe weather early Tuesday morning.
A significant snow storm is expected through Monday. Storm updates will be added here throughout the weekend.
The second, more powerful wave of storms that spawned tornadoes arrived Friday afternoon.
A flood warning remains in effect for most of south central Indiana until 8 p.m. Tuesday.
Temperatures in the 90s and high humidity will produce dangerous heat index values of around 105 degrees to 110 degrees.