November 29, 2016: The Region of Queens Municipality has received a report of a possible phone scam in the community. Region staff has been advised that a resident was contacted on the evening of November 28, 2016 by someone who advised that they were representing the Region of Queens Municipality and was soliciting donations from residents. The caller indicated that donors would be entered into a draw for $100.
The Region of Queens Municipality would like to advise the public that it does not solicit donations, and requests that residents share this information, and in particular, for them to share and advise seniors of this scam.
If anyone receives a call they feel is suspicious, please contact the RCMP. The phone number for the Queens Detachment of the RCMP is 902-354-5721.