Scam Alert!

Phone Scam
Please beware of a scam involving a caller identifying themselves as the Ogdensburg Police Department: A male subject with a southern accent is calling stating they are from the Ogdensburg Police Department and that city residents have summons they need to take care of and they are requesting payment be made immediately. The number appearing is (315)557-0757. The individual is identifying himself as Sergeant Brown.

Again, this is a scam.

Never give out any personal information such as date of birth, social security numbers, banking accounting information, credit card information, etc. Any questions regarding scams resembling the same, please notify Ogdensburg City Police immediately or your local law enforcement agency.

Suspicious Mail, E-mail or Telephone Calls
To all city residents as well as surrounding areas: any suspicious activity via telephone, email, or delivered mail should be verified through their local police department - also: never give out any personal information such as date of birth, social security numbers, banking account information, credit card information, etc. - please be cautious when unknown person(s) ask you to send money orders via postal service as a way to redeem prizes; as winning a prize should never require a person to pay for such-any questions regarding scams resembling same please notify Ogdensburg city police immediately or your local law enforcement agency.