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PHONE SCAM ALERT

PHONE SCAM ALERT

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OCSD has received multiple reports from Orange County residents of a phone scam. The caller identifies himself as a member of the Orange County Sheriff's Department using the name "Jim Johnson" and asks for personal information and money. He claims that without providing the information and money, deputies will arrest you.

DO NOT provide any personal information, or give any bank account information or money. Hang up the phone, and call OCSD Dispatch at (714) 647-7000 or (949) 770-6011. If the suspect calls back, inform them you have contacted your local law enforcement agency.