RCFD alerts residents to scam calls, emails soliciting donations for department program

RAPID CITY, S.D. – The Rapid City Fire Department is urging residents to be aware of an ongoing phone and email scam involving an individual asking for donations for the department.

In a tweet Friday morning, the RCFD says an individual is calling or emailing soliciting money for the “fire safety program”.

The RCFD says they do not solicit donations over the phone or email.

They urge residents to never give away personal information. Those who believe they have been victim to this scam to contact local law enforcement.

You can reach the Rapid City Police Department at 605-394-4131.

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