Scam Calls Impersonating Local Business Circulating14-5627
Detectives from the Fraud Unit want to
inform the public about a phone call scam where the fraudster is impersonating
a local business.
First reported at the end of February multiple
complainants and customers of ‘Rust Check’ have contacted Kingston Police in
regards to receiving unsolicited calls from a suspect advising they are representing
the company and that the call taker has won a free trip. They continue to state
all that is required is the person’s credit card number prior to being awarded
Rust Check has confirmed they are not
currently running any promotions
Former Board Chair to Receive the Jim Bennett Achievement Award
Carol Allison-Burra, member of the Kingston Police Services Board from
December 2001 to January 2013 and Chair from December 2003 to August 2011,
has been selected by the Kingston Branch of the Queen’s Alumni Association to
receive the 2014 Jim Bennett Achievement Award.
She is being honoured for her dedication to Kingston, including her support for mental
health issues and creating safer communities.
in 1993 as the Kingston Achievement Award, this award is presented annually by
the Kingston Branch of the Queen's University Alumni Association to honour