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Scam:  Caller threatens arrest if you don’t pay. People across the country are forking over hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars in what they believe to be a fee to ward off arrest warrants.   Story Highlights Scammers are telling people they have arrest warrants to trick them into paying a fee to clear them Scammers have posed as local law enforcement in Kansas, Oregon, Georgia and other states Police warn that they never ask people to wire money In a growing scam reaching people across the country, phone fraudsters are using the threat of arrest warrants to pressure people into forking over hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars. Just recently, police in

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Scam:  Caller threatens arrest if you don’t pay. People across the country are forking over hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars in what they believe to be a fee to ward off arrest warrants.   Story Highlights Scammers are telling people they have arrest warrants to trick them into paying a fee to clear them Scammers have posed as local law enforcement in Kansas, Oregon, Georgia and other states Police warn that they never ask people to wire money In a growing scam reaching people across the country, phone fraudsters are using the threat of arrest warrants to pressure people into forking over hundreds, sometimes thousands, of dollars. Just recently, police in

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Posted in CDHA, July News Letter