PULANG PISAU, BORNEO24.COM – Police Chief of Pulang Pisau AKBP Siswo Yuwono Bima Putra Mada, through Criminal Investigation Unit Chief Iptu John Digul Manra, Monday (1/13/2020) appealed to the whole community, especially in Pulang Pisau Sub-district to not easily believe the various a form of fraud as a police officer.
“We appealed that people do not easily believe in various forms of fraud, especially with the mode of claiming to be police, state officials and others,” said Manra.
He said that quite several cases of fraud on behalf of the police. It also still occurred in various regions. For this reason, people are asked to be more sensitive and not easy to believe the news.
“We ask the public to be more vigilant about the mode, for example, callers who claim to be police. The point is don’t be trusted because the police have never asked for money for any reason,” he emphasized.
The various modes of perpetrators of fraud are to deceive their victims, for example, said Manra, fake callers using the method of reporting accidental children, reporting that children were arrested by the police, and in the end, the perpetrators asked for money via transfer.
To avoid this mode, the people do not need to be panic and make sure to the family about the condition of children or relatives.
“Invite the family or relatives to discuss, if there are callers who feel suspicious,” he concluded.