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Sauk County Nixle Information System
Wednesday August 18th, 2010 :: 01:49 p.m. CDT


EM FRAUD ALERT automated phone calls being placed to cellular phones about Visa card cancelled. Do not follow Prompt.

The Portage Police Department and other area law enforcement agencies have received complaints about an automated FRAUD call to local cell phones. The automated message advises that your Visa Debit card has been cancelled. It will prompt you to follow their message and eventually will ask you to enter your Credit Card number. This is a FRAUD, do not enter your number. If you have received this message and entered your personal information, contact your bank immediately and advise them of the FRAUD so they can monitor or cancel your Credit/Debit Card.

Sauk County Nixle Information System
510 Broadway St
Baraboo, WI 53913

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 608-963-2585

Jeff Jelinek

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