Phone Scam http://wkms.org en KSP Warn of "One-Ring" Phone Scam http://wkms.org/post/ksp-warn-one-ring-phone-scam <p>Kentucky State Police say they’re hoping to prevent residents from losing money in a telephone scam that’s shown up in other parts of the country.&nbsp; Sgt. Michael Webb said criminals overseas are auto-dialing thousands of cell phones inside the U.S. and hanging up after just one ring.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 19:19:57 +0000 Emil Moffatt (KPR) 38524 at http://wkms.org KSP Warn of "One-Ring" Phone Scam Murray Police Warn Residents of Phone Scam http://wkms.org/post/murray-police-warn-residents-phone-scam <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Murray Police Department says identity thieves are attempting to gain personal information from Murray residents via a robocall scam.</p><p>Citizens are receiving calls from unusual numbers, then a computerized voice informs potential victims that their credit or debit card has expired.&nbsp; The voice then asks them to enter their credit card number.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 20:47:32 +0000 John Null 35050 at http://wkms.org Murray Police Warn Residents of Phone Scam Paducah Law Enforcement Warns of New York-Based Phone Scam http://wkms.org/post/paducah-law-enforcement-warns-new-york-based-phone-scam <p>Paducah Police Department officials are alerting residents of a phone scam warning of federal charges for overseas medical purchases.</p><p>A Paducah woman received a phone call with a Manhattan area code this week claiming the U.S Drug Enforcement Agency may charge her for trafficking because of illegal drug purchases from foreign countries.</p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 19:41:20 +0000 Austin Ramsey 33375 at http://wkms.org Paducah Law Enforcement Warns of New York-Based Phone Scam