There really seems to be a large increase in the different scams that are going on daily in the area as a whole. The company we work for has us even go through security programs so we know what to look out for.
Has the Williamstown police stepped over the line? Acting Police Chief Michael Ziemba is investigating unauthorized use of the commonwealth's Criminal Justice Information System by members of the Williamstown Police Department.
Be very careful of phone calls you are answering, my take on answering my phone is if I don't recognize the phone number or name I won't answer it. COVID-19 scams continue to impact western Massachusetts. People with 413 area codes are receiving calls about available vaccine appointments.