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ON YOUR SIDE SCAM ALERT: Greene County law officers warn of phone scam

Officials with OSF HealthCare are warning patients and caregivers of a potential phone scam...
Officials with OSF HealthCare are warning patients and caregivers of a potential phone scam that is going around. Officials say they had been made aware of the scam making use of its caller ID.(Associated Press)
Published: Jan. 10, 2021 at 7:50 AM CST
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - The Greene County Sheriff’s Office is warning you of another scam.

If you receive a call or text from someone saying your Social Security number has expired, it is a scam.

Social Security numbers do not expire. The Greene County sheriff reminds you not to give out any of your personal info over the phone unless you are sure of who you’re talking to. And make sure you report any suspected scams or fraud to law enforcement.

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