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Police warn of scam phone calls

The Hollister Police Department states it has documented several reports of residents receiving phone calls advising them they have a warrant for their arrest and need to pay a fine.

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San Benito County Sheriff’s Office Issues Scam Alert Advisory

The SBC Sheriff’s Office received reports that a scam phone call has re-surfaced in which the caller identifies him/herself as a Deputy with the San Benito County Sheriff’s Office.


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Police warn of phone scam

Woman reports scammers are claiming to be from the IRS or local police department in an attempt to obtain money fraudulently


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Sheriff warns of jury phone scam

Caller claims the recipient missed jury duty and must pay a fine over the phone

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Sheriff’s Office warns of IRS tax fraud

Callers claiming to represent IRS are looking to defraud taxpayers

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San Benito High School warns of athletic fundraising scam

Solicitors are going door-to-door seeking money in the name of Baler baseball and softball

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IRS Repeats Warning about Phone Scams

Approximately 1,100 victims have lost an estimated $5 million