Telephone Scam

WARRENSBURG | The Warren County Sheriff’s Office is alerting the public to an ongoing telephone scam targeting area residents. In recent weeks, unnamed suspects identifying themselves as local police have called potential victims, advising them that Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The Clinton County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of an ongoing phone scam where callers are impersonating law enforcement. Read more

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The Essex County Sheriff’s Office is asking residents to be cautious when giving out information over the phone. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The woman’s voice was pleasant, but her tone was threatening. Read more

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Just wanted to say that last week my father, who is 83 years old, received a call from someone who stated that our entire family is being investigated for tax fraud. Read more

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BURLINGTON — The Burlington Electric Department and Green Mountain Power are warning customers about an ongoing bill payment phone scam. Read more

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RUTLAND — Vermont’s utilities follow clear state rules when working with customers about paying past due bills and do not demand credit card information or alternate payment mechanisms from a customer for any purpose. Read more

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RAY BROOK — Authorities are warning residents to be vigilant against a number of scams proliferating throughout the region. Read more

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LEWIS — While people now have more ways than ever to communicate, it also leads to more ways than ever to be conned. Read more

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