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.