Posts With Keyword ‘phone scam’

Phone Scams in Pella

Posted: Friday, April 20th, 2012 at 6:29 am

Sheriff Ron Goematt is reporting that phone scammers are again targeting the elderly in Marion County. The callers often claim to be grandchildren who need money.

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Phone Scammers Target Elderly

Posted: Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 at 9:00 am

Sheriff Ron Goematt is reporting that phone scammers are again targeting the elderly in Marion County. The callers claim to be grandchildren who need money.

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Police Say Phone Scammers Targeting Pella Residents

Posted: Friday, January 20th, 2012 at 3:53 pm

The Pella Police Department has informed KNIA/KRLS that a number of phone scams have been reported today by Pella residents.

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‘Grandparent Scam’ Reported to Pella PD

Posted: Sunday, July 18th, 2010 at 6:21 am

Pella Police received another report of an attempted scam this past week, this time targeting an elderly resident.

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‘Grandparent Scam’ Reported to Pella Police

Posted: Friday, July 16th, 2010 at 6:27 am

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Pella Police received another report of an attempted scam this week, this time targeting an elderly resident.

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Pella PD Warns of Multiple Scams Targeting Area

Posted: Monday, June 28th, 2010 at 6:25 am

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The Pella Police Department is urging citizens to be cautious of a number of scams that have been reported in the past several weeks.

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Pleasantville Residents Warned Not to Give Out Personal Information Over the Phone

Posted: Friday, May 7th, 2010 at 11:00 am

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Pleasantville Police Chief Joe Mrstik tells KNIA/KRLS news that there have been 2-3 reports in the past few days of residents receiving questionable phone calls in Pleasantville area.

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