Coronavirus Scam Alert from The Manatee County Sheriff's Office
SCAM ALERT: While MCSO has not had any reported cases as of now, we want to warn you of a COVID19-related scam we are hearing about in other parts of Florida.
Scammers are calling, texting, or emailing, claiming to be with the CDC and offering to let people "reserve a vaccine for COVID-19."
They are saying they need your credit card and/or social security numbers to reserve a vaccine. There is NO vaccine reservation program and the CDC is NOT offering anything of the sort.
If you need to report a Scam or anything else to The Manatee County Sheriff's Office, you can reach them here: http://www.manateesheriff.com/
MCSO Main Switchboard #: (941) 747-3011
In an Emergency DiaL: 911