Residents Warned Of Phone Scam

Sheriff's Department Press Release:Ojai Police detectives are warning Ojai Valley residents of an increase in reported phone scams.  The suspect(s) in the phone scams have been targeting elderly residents or parents of young adults.  They pose as either a family member requesting money to post bail or an official (court or law enforcement officer) requesting money to post bail on behalf of a family member.  The suspect(s) typically have some vague information about the person they are impersonating.  Victims have reported the suspect(s) request the money be wiredto locations in Vancouver, B.C. Canada or London, England. If area residents receive phone

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