Scammers posing as Sheriff’s Deputies are still trying to get you

(Hillsboro) Jefferson County residents are still getting phone calls from someone claiming to be a Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy. The caller makes statements to the residents stating they missed jury duty or have an active warrant. Sheriff’s Office Spokesman Grant Bissell says this is a scam, and don’t fall for it.

Bissell says not to give any personal information over the phone.

If any residents receive a call from someone claiming to be a Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputy and asking for personal information, hang up and contact the Sheriff’s Office and report the incident.