Blacksburg Police department has received multiple calls in reference to a current SCAM. An unknown person(s), spoofing a Blacksburg Police Department phone number, claiming to be a detective or Detective Sergeant with Blacksburg Police Department, has been calling people and telling them they have missed a subpoena, or not shown up for court. The caller(s) is leaving messages and a phone number to call back. The voicemail for this number is claiming to be a Detective Sergeant with Blacksburg Police.
If you receive a call that you believe to be a scam, please contact the Blacksburg Police Department. (540) 443-1400
Do not send money, gift cards, amazon cards or any other form of payment to the caller. Police Departments, Sheriff’s Department, and Federal Agencies will not call you for these reasons.