National 16.8.2016 12:50 pm

Beware fake cops operating in Boksburg

An officer's official appointment card. Picture: Boksburg Advertiser

An officer's official appointment card. Picture: Boksburg Advertiser

The impostors are said to be using fraudulent police appointment cards to deceive their targets.

Police have warned the public of bogus cops operating in Boksburg, on the East Rand.

The warning comes after reports of residents being approached by men who claimed they are police officer carrying out official duties, Boksburg Advertiser reported.

An officers’ official appointment card

An officers’ official appointment card

The impostors are said to be using fraudulent police appointment cards to deceive their targets.

If you have some doubts about the authenticity of an appointment card, you can check by calling your local police station.

– Caxton News Service

 

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