Most of us with email have received some form of a scam. But death threats, like the one a Savannah woman got in her email inbox are a little extreme (see Woman Receives Email Death Threat).
But there are places you can check online if an email seems suspicious. Using keywords from the suspected email, these sites can help you identify if an email you've received is a hoax:
You can use these sites to find out about email scams, hoaxes and urban legends.