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Posted on: January 25, 2024

Avoid being a victim of a phone scam

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Don’t fall victim to scammers!   

Recently, we’ve received reports about phone scammers calling community members and pretending to be a Watsonville Police Officer. The caller explains that the person has a warrant for their arrest, and they must pay to avoid being taken into custody.  

Our Officers will never request any sort of payment over the phone. If you get such a call, please do not give them any information and hang up.   

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¡No seas víctima de estafadores!  

Recientemente, hemos recibido reportes sobre estafadores llamando a miembros de la comunidad y haciéndose pasar por un Oficial de la Policía de Watsonville. El estafador explica que la persona tiene una orden de arresto y que debe pagar para evitar ser detenido.  

Nuestros Oficiales nunca solicitarán ningún tipo de pago por teléfono. Si recibe una llamada de este tipo, no les dé ninguna información y cuelgue.  

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