Saanich Police have an interesting web site. Check out the link indicated. These scams include ones perpetrated by the internet or telephone or other means. It may just be interesting reading but it might also save you a lot more if you avoid being duped by such tricksters. They especially prey on our population of seniors so take the time to alert an elderly friend or relative of what is out there.

Website: http://www.saanichpolice.ca/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=73&Itemid=62