Anonymous Drug Tip Line: 740-695-DRUG (3784)

Press Release: Phone Scam

To: All Media
From: Sheriff David M. Lucas
RE: Scam

The Belmont County Sheriff’s Office has received several calls from residence on a phone scam requesting their Credit Card information. The pre-recorded message states your credit card has been canceled to push one for security and then enter you credit card number.

This is a scam. Do not enter any information

Sheriff David M. Lucas

Crime Stoppers

The tip line may exclusively be reached at 877-847-7487.

Tips will NOT be accepted through social media, websites or email in order to ensure confidentiality.

The Crime Stoppers of the Upper Ohio Valley website is www.crimestoppersuov.com.

Road Advisory
There are currently no road advisories for Belmont County.
Links

24 Hour Crisis
Intervention Services Southeast Health Care:
740-695-0032 or 800-354-4357