Scam Alert from Falmouth Police - Phony Utility Disconnect Calls

Utility companies do not demand payment in gift cards

From the Falmouth Police Department.

Scammers Threaten to Shut Off Natural Gas & Electricity of Falmouth Residents.

Utility companies will not shut off services without prior notice, nor do they accept gift cards.

If [a call] seems suspicious, end the call, & call Eversource MA at 800-592-2000 or National Grid at 1-800-233-5325. 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