Telephone scam

Police Say Scammers Are Active in Sioux Falls and Elsewhere
Police are warning Sioux Falls residents to be alert for two scams that have been making the rounds both locally and nationally.
Captain Greg VandeKamp says both scams involve telephones, with one where the caller claims a person's MasterCard has been compromised, and that the recipient should c…
MidAmerican Energy Company Warns of Scam
The company that supplies natural gas to customers in Sioux Falls is warning about a telephone scam that's using the company's name.
MidAmerican Energy Company, which is based in Des Moines, Iowa, says dozens of its customers have reported receiving phone calls claiming to be from MidAmeric…
Sioux Falls Woman Victimized by Scam
Police say a 75-year-old Sioux Falls woman has been scammed out of $2,300 by a man who called and claimed to be her son.
Officer Sam Clemens says the woman got a call from a man who said he was her son. He told her he was in Grenada, had been in a car wreck and needed money...