Police warn of phone scam
RCMP confirmed there is an organization that goes by Cops for Kids, but they advised they do not solicit funds in this way.
The phone number associated to this call originated in Calgary and is unrelated to Cops for Kids.
The investigation is ongoing.
RCMP warn residents to “be extremely suspicious of callers asking for money,” and not to give your credit card number out. They advise if contacted, ask questions, get names, phone numbers, etc.
The RCMP does not solicit for funds.