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Published December 18, 2012, 10:05 PM

Police Urge Caution After Resurgence of Scams

Holiday scams and rip offs are in full swing now that Christmas is less than a week away. Local law enforcement are warning people of phone calls and emails that might ask them for their personal information.

Holiday scams and rip offs are in full swing now that Christmas is less than a week away. Local law enforcement are warning people of phone calls and emails that might ask them for their personal information.

Whether it's the simple automated message or the "grandparent scam" in which people pose as a grandson or granddaughter in trouble, police are warning others to beware. Melanie Orlins has more.

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