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Don’t fall for the ‘SNAP’ telephone scam

Press release There is a current scam around the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP – a federal Food & Nutrition Services or FNS program), which is administered through our local Health and Human Services-Social Services offices: There have been reports of the general public receiving unsolicited calls from what appears to be the SNAP toll free information hotline number: […]

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More on phone scams

The Bishop Police Department would like to advise the public and make all aware of a new twist on a telephone scam circulating the City of Bishop. Bishop Police Officers have recently taken several incidents involving citizens receiving telephone calls where the subject on the other line is asking for money. The new phone calls […]

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