Scam Alert


The Barnstable Police are aware of the ongoing issue regarding the door-to-door magazine sales people. They have been walking neighborhoods in our town attempting to sell various types of magazines. The Police have received multiple calls reporting these individuals. They are unlicensed and are not allowed to be conducting their business in our town at this time. They have made contact with many of these individuals and advised them of the proper permits for door-to-door sales. If you encounter any of these individuals, do not give them access to money or any other means of payment.

Please contact the Barnstable Police Department on the non-emergency line 508-775-0387 #2 to talk to a dispatcher.

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