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Recent Scams Article: Phone Scam Impersonates Sheriff's Office

Posted on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in News & Events

The bad guys have a new phone scam, and it’s vicious.They call you and claim to be from the local sheriff’s office.

Then, they inform you of a warrant that’s been issued for your arrest. As a way to “help” you out, they agree not to arrest you if you pay a fine.

Don’t be tricked into paying the fine! This is a vishing (voice phishing) scam used to steal your money. Remember, no one in law enforcement will ever ask for you to make a payment over the phone. Stay aware of vishing tactics!

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