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Beware – IRS Scam can lead to SWATting

Press release from Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office: Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office continues to receive reports of IRS scam operations, and Sheriff Scott Jenkins is warning residents that there is a new element to the scam: “swatting.” The crime of “swatting” is making a hoax call to 9-1-1 to draw a response from law enforcement, usually … Continue reading »

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IRS Scams Reported in Culpeper County

Press release from Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office: Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office continues to receive reports of IRS scam operations – for a total of 18 since January 1. The caller identifies himself (or herself) as an employee of the Internal Revenue Service and tells the victim that they owe unpaid taxes. If the victim protests, … Continue reading »

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