Scam Alert from Barnstable Police

Another round of phone scams to falsely collect for Sgt. Gannon fund...

From the Barnstable Police Department:


We are getting reports from the community about another round of phone scams trying to falsely solicit donations for the Sgt Sean Gannon fund. The numbers being reported frequently begin with 508-418.

Please be wary of anyone calling to ask for money and do not provide any personal, credit card, or banking information over the phone to anyone without first verifying the legitimacy of the organization. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on