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Mariposa County Sheriff's Office
Wednesday August 6th, 2014 :: 04:46 p.m. PDT


Reports of Telephone scams occuring in Mariposa today.


Reports of Telephone Scams Occurring in Mariposa Today


The Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office is warning all residence about a Telephone Scam. Scammers are using scrambling devices to change the phone number shown on the caller ID, in some cases showing the Sheriff’s Office phone number 966-3615. The Scammers are identifying themselves as Sheriff’s Office Personnel and using names of current staff members or other governmental agencies, stating they are attempting to collect a debt.


We would like to remind everyone not to give personal information out over the phone. The Sheriff’s Office will never contact you via the phone to collect a debt.


Please contact the Sheriff’s office if you believe you have been a victim of this scam.

Mariposa County Sheriff's Office
5099 Old Hwy N
Mariposa, CA 95338

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 209-966-3615

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