Social Security Scams

1878 reports /
Unresolved

Threatened to discontinue my Benefits

  • by: Mshoneybear
  • #68692
  • Mar 20, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
A man called me on the phone and identified himself as an officer with Social Security, stating his name was Officer Jack Wadson badge number $****** Warrant number ***, Case number ****, He said there was a warrant issued on my social security number for criminal charges! That a car was found with drugs near the border or something like that. I called the police and they directed me to call you!
Names reported:
Jack Wadson
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.

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Unresolved

I received a phone call from (361) 494-0402.

  • by: nsolomon
  • #68702
  • Mar 21, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Received a call on March 20 stating that my ss# had been used as a fraud and I needed to respond to a number given. Tried to call the number back and couldn't get an answer. Was told several things would happen if I didn't respond.
Phones reported:
361-494-0402
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.

Unresolved

Online social security account

  • by: Selden
  • #68751
  • Mar 24, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Someone opened an on line social security account, and it was not me. I have tried to report it by phone, but was on hold 3 hours, what a waste of time. I received a letter from you stating that.
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.

Unresolved

They got me

  • by: sscash17
  • #68782
  • Mar 25, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
She stated that she needed to see if i qualified for more services she asked for my ssc number which i gave and she hung up. I tried calling back phone number doesn"t work.
Phones reported:
321-338-0724
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.

Unresolved

Scammed me

  • by: racecars1
  • #68784
  • Mar 25, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
Contacted by this number told suspious activity on my social security number 20 bank accounts opened in my name kept me on the phone transfered me to another guy he asked if im willing to help asked my social security wouldent give it to them and ghe stated if u dont want to help we will go through with the warrent for my arrest so i gave my social security number relized at that time i messed uo.
Names reported:
Steve Marshell
Phones reported:
201-785-5671
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.

Unresolved

Scammer call regarding my SS # validity

  • by: dansinysr
  • #68810
  • Mar 26, 2020
  • Monetary Loss: $0
On March 5, 2020 at 2:41 am I received a call from a female, who Id'd herself as Marie or Maria Gomez of the SS, stating that my SS # has been de-validated by SS and I must call to clear up this matter @ 424-345-1969. also - same date, rcd another call at 4:10 PM from the same voiced Marie or Maria stating the base same thing... but left tel # 469 619 9906. I did NOT call either #'s Kindly take action bc I am a senior and this is horrible for a senior, any senior to receive..
Names reported:
Maria Gomez
Phones reported:
424-345-1969, 469-619-9906
Identity Theft Risk:

 HIGH RISK  Click here for the explanation.