British Columbia

Real police say fake police weren't actually involved in scam of Vancouver woman

By Canadian Press
June 22, 2018 - 1:14pm Updated: June 22, 2018 - 2:28pm

Vancouver police say a woman who claimed to have been arrested by fake police officers in a fraud scheme exaggerated her report.

Police now say that the woman was never physically approached by people claiming to be officers, but detectives have confirmed she was scammed out of $6,000.