**SCAM ALERT** Be warned that people in our area continue to receive SCAM TELEPHONE CALLS from individuals claiming to be from Roanoke County Police telling residents they missed their court date and need to make a payment. The impersonators claim the resident's credit card was denied, then direct them to what appears to be a legitimate link to make a payment. Some scammers are leaving voicemails as well, instructing people to call back a telephone number. DO NOT call this number back.
DO NOT share payment, financial, or personal information over the phone with anyone claiming to be from Roanoke
County Police. As a reminder, Roanoke County Police will never ask for money or financial information over the phone.