If it has felt like police departments have been issuing several warnings concerning scams, it is because they have. The Roosevelt City Police Department posted online about several scams that are reaching the Uintah Basin area. Be on the alert for the following: The scammers claim that you are in trouble in Texas (or some other location) because of either drugs or some other illegal activity. You are linked to the crimes by your social security. Another scam would have you pay a fee for a warrant for your arrest online or be jailed. The Roosevelt City Police Department reminds residents and the Basin to please not given out any information or any money over the phone. If you are concerned, contact the police department to get correct information and learn what steps to take.

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