Peterborough Police Service issues Fraud Alert

Fraud Alert: The Peterborough Police Service warns residents that the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) fraud continues to circulate in our area. We continue to receive calls from local citizens reporting this scam. According to the CRA, occasionally, taxpayers may receive, either by telephone, mail, text message or email, a fraudulent communication that claims to be from the CRA. In all these cases, the communication requests personal information, such as a social insurance, credit card, bank account, and/or passport numbers, from the taxpayer. These fraudulent communications typically insist that this personal…

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