Scam Reporting

Scam Alert
Always remember to be alert for scams and never give out personal information over the phone, Internet or mail with an unknown source.

When dealing with scams:
  • Never send money or share personal information with an unknown source
  • Don't purchase gift or money cards to send as a form of payment
  • Avoid clicking on any suspicious website links
If you feel you're being targeted by a scammer or if you have any questions, please contact the Hardee County Sheriff's Office at (863) 773-4144 and we'll assist you the best we can.

To view more information on recent scams, visit FTC's Scam Alerts page, Florida Attorney General's Identity Theft page and our Facebook page to be informed of current scams circulating in our area.