Peel Regional Police is warning the public of yet another phone scam targeting citizens in the Peel area.
People have reported calls from the number (647)-715-9003 posing as the Ontario Police Association.
The scammers allegedly call under the guise of collecting money for children’s charities. Peel Police has warned the public that this is indeed a scam and that no money should be turned over to them.
This phone number is a scam saying they are Ontario Police Association helping children's charities. They are NOT pic.twitter.com/Bfbm9Cb45f
— Peel Regional Police (@PeelPoliceMedia) August 24, 2016
Others have reported similar calls from different numbers but it’s not yet clear how extensive this scam is or how many people may be involved.