Warning of Phone Call Scam
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office has issued a warning to its residents about scam artists reportedly calling from Social Security Administration requesting individuals to press number 1 for further communications asking for personal information.
The Cattaraugus County Sheriff's Office encourages individuals to never give out their personal information.
Social Security Administration confirms that they do not call individuals everything is done through their office by mail.
If such a call is received, residents are encouraged to call their local police agency.