Beware of bogus callers

Northern Constabulary wish to make members of the public aware of an incident relating to Bogus Callers.

sRecently two males attended at the house of an elderly male in the Kiltarlity area.

These males claimed to be from the local council, enquiring about alleged unpaid “Poll Tax”, requesting access to the property.

Neither male provided any proof of identification and the occupant who then refused them entry. On this occasion the occupant’s actions avoided any advantage being taken.

Members of the public are advised to be vigilant and if faced with asimilar situation not to allow access to their property, hand over money or provide any personal details.

If any member of the public has any information in relation to similar incidents they are asked to call police on 01463 715555 or crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.