We have gotten more calls and messages from residents still receiving these scam calls. Please share this warning and make sure family members who are not on social media are also aware.
The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has received several calls from residents about a new scam that is going around. Residents are receiving phone calls from someone claiming their social security number has been flagged and will be cancelled unless they call a certain phone number and provide the requested information. This is a scam! Please do not provide your social security number or other personal information to anyone over the phone. If you receive a suspicious phone call and want to know if it is a scam, hang up and call the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office at 985-809-8200 or 985-898-2338. #scamalert