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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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Culpeper Police Department Participates in Click It or Ticket Campaign

Press release by Culpeper Town Police: Would you ever ride a roller coaster without the harness down? Would you ever skydive without a parachute? When you ride in a motor vehicle without a seat belt, you are taking the same huge risk. Seat belts are the single most effective traffic safety device for preventing death … Continue reading »

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Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office Announces New Graduates and Hires

Sheriff Scott Jenkins is pleased to introduce recent graduates Deputies Oliver Brugoto, Mihaela Miller, and Ashton Jenkins and recent hire Deputy Philip Blanc. Deputy Brugoto graduated Law Enforcement Basic at Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy (RRCJA) Middletown on June 19, 2014, with the Top Academic and Second Place Skills Awards for his class. A Missouri … 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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Citizens Law Enforcement Academy Scheduled for January 2015 in Culpeper

Press release by Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office: Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office will host a Winter 2015 session of the Citizens’ Law Enforcement Academy from January 10th to 31st. The four-week course is set in the classroom and in the field, where Deputies lead students through Sheriff’s Office operations, including patrol, dispatch, jail, courthouse, and special … Continue reading »

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