Shut the door on scammers

Shut the door on scammers
Legitimate utility workers will offer proper identification and can be verified through a telephone call to the utility. (Getty Images)

Criminals have been known to attempt to impersonate utility workers. If you have someone at your door claiming to be from Alabama Power, you can always call and verify their identity. Our customer service representatives at 800-245-2244 can confirm the legitimacy of the personnel in your area.

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As always, if you feel as though you are in danger, call 911.

All this week on Alabama NewsCenter, we will highlight some of the variations in scams, along with resources you can share.

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