“Victim of Homicide Found Dead on Alameda Shoreline, Police Warn of Scam Calls”

By | August 10, 2023



Residents in Dublin, California are being alerted to a scam telephone call impersonating an Alameda County Sheriff’s Office sergeant. The police have confirmed that these calls are fraudulent and are aimed at defrauding individuals of their money and personal information. Residents are advised to report any suspicious calls to the Dublin Police Services at 925-833-6670. Aaron Tolentino reported

Residents have been alerted to a fraudulent phone call scam, according to a press release from the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office. A Dublin resident reported receiving a call from an individual claiming to be a sergeant from the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office. However, authorities confirmed that the call was a scam and that neither Dublin Police Services nor the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office had made any attempt to contact the resident. These scam calls are designed to deceive people into divulging their personal information or providing financial resources. To combat this, Dublin Police Services advises residents to contact them at 925-833-6670 if they receive a suspicious call or encounter someone impersonating a police officer..