Assumption Parish Sheriff Falcon Warns Public About Scams

ASSUMPTION – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reminds all residents that scams targeting all ages are in full swing in the Parish.
As we previously reported, callers are calling and representing themselves to be from:
*I.R.S.
*Entergy
*Correctional Facilities
*Publisher’s Clearing House
*Police Benevolent Association
*Municipal Police Association
*National and State Sheriff’s Deputy’s Association
*Louisiana State Trooper’s Association

Note: Police Associations in Louisiana operate by mail only, no calls.
Entergy and I.R.S. do not solicit payment by phone.

If you have a doubt, call the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 369- 2912. We urge you to refrain from sending money to anyone that you have any doubt of their legitimacy.