PORT MONMOUTH - Open houses are being held to offer Sandy victims free legal advice.

The prosecutor's office at the Historic Seabrook Wilson House in Port Monmouth is holding open houses on consumer fraud for Sandy victims.

One official said many victims have been defrauded for thousands of dollars by dishonest contractors.

Open houses are being run by the Superstorm Sandy Task Force every Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and on Thursdays from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.