Vernon County Sheriff's Report
From the week ending October 5, 2020
October 7, 2020
Sheriff Spears would like to alert the public of a new telephone scam that is circulating in Vernon County.
Citizens will receive a call from a local number where someone is claiming to be a representative from Apple. The scammer will say, “We are calling to notify you that your iCloud account has been hacked. Please press 1 to be connected with Customer Service.”
The scammer will instruct you to go to www.apple.com. Once on the website, the scammer will give instructions to various conn...