City’s Cops on Hot Trail of Online Fraudsters, Caution against Identity Theft

City’s Cops on Hot Trail of Online Fraudsters, Caution against Identity Theft

Mangaluru: City police commissioner Chandra Sekhar has cautioned the public that they should not fall for the tricks adopted by online fraudsters by way of claiming to be bank personnel and asking for personal details like ATM card number, password or personal index number (PIN).

Speaking to mediapersons here, he said that a number of such cases of online fraud had been reported in the recent past. Revealing that his department had gone on a hot trail of the network and found vital leads. He expressed confidence that the culprits would be nabbed soon.

The origin of most of these calls was Jharkhand and the commissionerate was going after the leads, he revealed.

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