Fake Utility Workers

(At a City Council meeting of its Public Safety Committee, a Verizon worker demonstrates how a genuine employee will be wearing an official ID card and wearing branded clothing.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

In Philadelphia, A Hope To Keep Elderly Safe and Aware of Impersonators

Philadelphia police and local utilities are planning a public awareness campaign to warn residents of scammers who try to enter homes posing as utility workers.


(credit: Abington Township Police Department)

Police: Fake Utility Workers Steal $10,000 In Jewelry From Senior Citizen In Abington

It happened at 1:30 p.m. on November 14th on Mill Road in the Meadowbrook section.