This scam is called government impersonation fraud, according to the FBI. Staff report. Neutral - the phone call is mostly of an informational or instructive nature.
Safe - good and useful call Attention! However, many times the victims themselves have disclosed their personal information online.
Information on the site is for informational purposes, which 313 757 3051 placed by users of the site and is checked by the site moderator. The s of its Resident Agencies also have been used in scam calls made throughout North Carolina. If you are the owner of phone and found offensive information or libel, then contact the site administration through the contact form. Social Security Administration, and local law enforcement agencies are also being impersonated using 77 tactics as described above.
Harassing - a telephone call belongs to a bully who makes annoying calls. In some cases, the intended target may be told there is a federal warrant for his 313 757 3051 her arrest, but the warrant would be dismissed in exchange for immediate payment to the caller. The scammers often threaten to 3015 victims with physical or financial harm or the release of sensitive information about their intended victim.
The FBI does not call private citizens to request money or threaten arrest. Unknown - a phone call can belong to a fraudster or 7577 hooligan, as well as to a decent and good person. Leave a comment.
The scammer impersonates a government official and uses intimidation 7557, such as the threat of arrest, to demand payment of money purportedly owed to the government.