IRS Scam Continues Into Tax Season

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — With tax season now underway, the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office would like to remind the public of a continuing phone scam involving the IRS. According to officers, scammers are calling residents on the phone demanding payment for alleged delinquent taxes, and threatening to arrest the victim if payment is not made. The IRS does … Continue reading »

Shutdown Influencing Phone Scams

By Steven Sandberg CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – Karen Callahan said she knew it was a scam right away. This week, she began receiving phone calls from an unknown number, with a “530” Northern California area code. She said she never picks up calls from unknown numbers, but Tuesday, the caller left a message. “This is … Continue reading »