DCI Warns of Phone Scam
DES MOINES, Iowa – The Iowa Department of Public Safety Division of Criminal Investigation is warning of a scam targeting Iowans by misrepresenting the staff of the Department. The DCI has received reports in the last two weeks from citizens receiving threatening phone calls from scammers posing to be employees of the Department. The scammers claim there are active arrest warrants issued and demand money to avoid being arrested.