In light of recent events where a Craigslist transaction in Davie went awry, leaving one person dead. Better Business Bureau serving Southeast Florida and the Caribbean (BBB) must warn consumers to take precautions when shopping on websites such as Craigslist, Backpage and Facebook marketplace. Although you may find great deals for electronics or other popular items on these pages, things may not always be what they seem. The Council of Better Business Bureaus issued an alert to help consumers protect themselves against scams. Remember, if you are doing a local transaction, never go alone and always agree to meet at your nearest police station.