Scammer Is Spoofing Elgin Police Non-Emergency Number, PD Says

cbslocal.com - 08-17

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ELGIN, Ill. (CBS) — Police in Elgin warned the public Friday that their non-emergency number has been spoofed by scammers. The scammers have set it up so the recipient’s caller ID shows the Elgin police non-emergency number, (847) 289-2700 – even though that is not really who is calling, police said,.