Fraud

Bank Investigator Phone Call Scam

Please see the latest Crime Prevention bulletin below from Halton Regional Police. These phone scams continue to increase and seniors are particularly vulnerable. Scammers are finding increasingly new ways of convincing us that the call is from a genuine source. Bank Investigator type scams are on the increase and Police are warning everyone to be …

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Recording: Safety for Seniors Presentation with Halton Police now Available

On Tuesday June 8th Halton Hills Public Library hosted a special “Safety for Seniors” presentation by the Halton Regional Police Services. The recorded version of the presentation is now available. You can access the video at the following link: please click:  Halton Hills Lecture Series: Seniors Safety with the Halton Regional Police Services

HRPS Frauds and Scams Newsletter: Beware of Bitcoin Scams

This month’s Newsletter from the Halton Region Police Service is on Bitcoin payments – In general, avoid Bitcoin/ Cryptocurrencies at all costs! Bitcoin in not legal currency – neither are Google Play Cards or other gift cards to make payments. If you have a fraud issue or concern, please call Communications at 905-825-4777 for assistance.