Scam Callers Pose as Police, Request Credit Card Info

Scam Callers Pose as Police, Request Credit Card Info

The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is warning the public about an individual who is impersonating an employee of the Office of the Sheriff.

The scammer, who police say is an unknown man, calls residents in the East Bay claiming to be “Lieutenant Jackson of the Warrant Unit.”

The caller tells listeners that they failed to appear for jury duty or a traffic violation. Unless they pay hundreds of dollars in fines and fees, a warrant will be issued for their arrest, the caller says.

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Read the full story on Danville.Patch.com

Scam Callers Pose as Police, Request Credit Card Info was last modified: January 14th, 2019 by admin
Categories: Contra Costa

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