DETROIT – Many people are eager to receive the COVID vaccine at Ford Field and scammers are taking advantage of that interest.
Investigators have reported text and emails cams targeting people who live or work in Detroit. The scammers are often after personal information.
The thieves are requesting personal information to schedule a fake appointment.
READ: Registration for COVID-19 vaccine at Ford Field now open -- How to register
Scammers remain focused on taking advantage of the ongoing pandemic to gain access to your personal information. I cannot reiterate this enough: do not fall for these attempts. State and local health departments will never call you with threats or unrealistic demands that include you having to hand over information like your Social Security Number, birthdate or address.
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