County of Hawai‘i Warns of Telephone Scam

The County of Hawai’i is alerting the public to a telephone scam involving callers soliciting donations pretending to represent the Fire Fighters Support Alliance, a non-profit organization. 

Calls are reportedly coming in from a local number. 

Fire Chief Darren Rosario reports that this is a scam, and urges the public not to make any donations in this manner. 

The calls have been reported to the Hawai`i Police Department.

To report suspected telephone scams, please call the Hawai’i Police Department’s non-emergency number at 935-3311.