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Beware of PayPal Crypto Currency Bank Scams

Eugene, Ore. – Eugene Police Department Financial Crimes Unit is warning people about a scam involving PayPal and Bitcoin. A Eugene woman was contacted by a scammer text pretending to be from “PayPal security.”   She was warned there was a problem with a recent transaction, which she had not made. When she called the […]

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Scam Alert – “Police Call”

Eugene, Ore. – Scam Alert.  The scammers are at it again!   Police caution the public to not fall for the “police call” scam. This is where an unknown suspect or suspects calls a victim’s cell phone or home phone, identifies themselves as police or an EPD officer (by name of a real officer working […]