Another day and yes another scam to be warned about, this one involves the Kennewick Police...


The Kennewick Police are warning citizens to be aware of a new phone scam according to their post:

facebook/kennewick police
facebook/kennewick police

Fraud Alert -- Please be aware of a phone scam that is occurring in Kennewick.

A citizen called to report that a male, claiming to be a KPD Officer, was raising money for the Kennewick Police Department. The male was asking for Bronze ($25), Silver ($35) and Gold ($45) donations.

This is a scam. The Kennewick Police Department does not solicit for money. Any calls of this nature should be considered suspicious.

If someone has information that they would like to provide while remaining confidential, they may call the Crime Stoppers line at 586-TIPS (8477), 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit

They also posted a helpful flyer from the FBI

fbi poster

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