Kosciusko Police Department Issues Warning About Scam

The Kosciusko Police Department (KPD) has issued a warning to the public regarding a recent scam targeting community members. According to KPD officials, scammers are contacting individuals and falsely claiming to represent the police department.The scam involves informing victims that they have... Read More.

SCAM ALERT: Law Enforcement Imposter

The Kosciusko Police Department has been made aware of a scam and is warning the public.A local company received a call inquiring about an employee.  The scammer claimed to have a warrant for the employee’s arrest and requested money for bond.“If law enforcement has... Read More.

Skimmer Scam Targets EBT Recipients

Card skimmers are being used to steal welfare benefits in Mississippi.  The Department of Human Services says people using their EBT cards at grocery stores have fallen victim to a scam where thieves use skimming devices to steal the SNAP benefits.  Skimmers are nothing... Read More.

Don’t Be Tricked by a Gas Company Scam

A local gas company is warning customers about con men posing as bill collectors.  Atmos Energy says sometimes those crooks come to your door threatening to shut off your gas and demanding money immediately.  But the company says it doesn't send employees to collect... Read More.

Regions Bank warns of scam targeting customers

Regions Bank is warning customers of a potential scam.According to an email sent to customers, scammers have been sending text messages and phone calls posing as Regions bankers in an effort to gain access to their accounts.An excerpt from the email reads: "

Beware of electricity company email scam

As energy companies reach out to their customers about saving energy during the ongoing heat wave, a scam is going around to take advantage of the situation.The scam comes in the form of an email about your power service.It may be titled "City Metering... Read More.

Bank warns customers of spoofing scam

Citizens National Bank is warning of a spoofing scam targeting some of its customers.In a Facebook post, the Meridian based bank said that many customers have reported calls coming from one of the bank's phone numbers.The scammer then says fraudulent activity has... Read More.

$35.5 Million Certified Check Just for You?

Once again the offer just might be to good too be true. Phone messages are being received on cell phones from a "Mr. Cooper" saying he is a manager with a company called Wells Fargo Bank Financial. Mr. Cooper says "a certified cashier's check... Read More.