News Story

 

Camarillo Boys and Girls Club Magazine Solicitation Scam
3/11/2015 4:09:00 PM

 

Nature of Incident:

Camarillo Boys and Girls Club Magazine Solicitation Scam

Report Number:

 

Location:

Mission Oaks

Date & Time:

3/10/2015 ' Evening Hours

Unit(s) Responsible:

Community Resource Unit

(S)uspects, (V)ictims, (P)arty, (D)ecedent

City of Residence

Age

 

 

 

Narrative:

The Camarillo Police Department's Community Resource Unit is advising the public about a magazine solicitation scam involving the Camarillo Boys and Girls Club.

 

On 3/10/2015, during the evening hours, magazine solicitors in the Mission Oaks area claimed they were soliciting funds for the Camarillo Boys and Girls Club.  This is a scam as the Camarillo Boys and Girls Club does not solicit door to door. If you are solicited from someone representing themselves as being associated with the Camarillo Boys and Girls Club, please report this activity to the Camarillo Police Department, by calling Sheriff's Dispatch @ 654-9511.

 

If you are ever unsure about solicitations involving the Camarillo Boys and Girls Club, you can contact the club @ (805) 482-8113.  The Camarillo Boys and Girls Club is located @ 1500 Temple Ave.

 

Prepared by:

Sergeant John M. Franchi

 

News Release Date:

03/11/2015

 

Media Follow-Up Contact:

John.Franchi@ventura.org / (805) 947-9363

 

Approved by:

Commander Monica McGrath

 







 

Ventura County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 reward for information, which leads to the arrest and criminal complaint against the person(s) responsible for this crime.  The caller may remain anonymous.  The call is not recorded.  Call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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