Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam

Authorities are warning people living in Siskiyou County of a phone scam involving the sheriff's office.

Posted: Apr 29, 2019 10:45 AM
Updated: Apr 29, 2019 11:39 AM

SISKIYOU COUNTY, Calif. - Authorities are warning people living in Siskiyou County of a phone scam involving the sheriff's office.

The sheriff's office said the scam caller is using the office's name to get information from people living in and around the county. 

The office has received multiple reports of a male caller attempting to get personal information from people and saying that he works with the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office. He has also been telling victims that there is a warrant out for their arrest. 

Authorities said if anyone receives these calls to not give out personal information and report it to the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office at 530-841-2900. 

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