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Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office Warns of Fake Amazon Credit Card Scam

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office has been notified of a phone scam involving Amazon.

Posted: Feb 21, 2021 3:53 PM

Another scam warning has been released by the Vanderburgh County Sherrif's Office involving Amazon.

The scam begins with a fake automated call from Amazon claiming your Amazon card is being used fraudulently. When you press 1, you are directed to a live person who will attempt to collect your personal information.

Both the Sheriff's Office and Amazon reccomend reporting phone scams to: www.ftc.gov/complaint

Fake Amazon emails should be forwarded to: stop-spoofing@amazon.com

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