PUBLIC SAFETY ALERT - Fraudulent Calls Likely Targeting Seniors
May 17, 2017
The City of White Rock is warning residents of individuals inquiring about their water consumption, age, whether they live alone and informing them they have won free water testing
White Rock, BC -- The City of White Rock has been alerted by a resident that received a phone call from an individual inquiring about their water consumption and needs. They asked the resident whether she lived alone, her age, and if she showered alone. She received a follow-up call informing her that she had won free water testing and that they will come to her home and take free water samples.
Please be advised that this is likely a scam targeting seniors. Should you get such a call, or if you have received a call like this, please report it to the RCMP. The non-emergency phone number for the White Rock RCMP is 778-593-3600.
To better inform and protect yourself against fraud, home invasions and senior abuse please review the crime prevention tips provided by White Rock RCMP on the City’s website.Go to Top