Phone scam reported in Bakersfield

We have received a report that a scammer posing as a Cal Water employee called a Cal Water customer, claimed to be monitoring her credit, and offered credit services.

If you receive a call about credit services, an unpaid bill, or any other financial issue and are unsure whether it is legitimate, please do not arrange payment with the caller and do not provide any banking, credit card, or personal information. Instead, call your local Customer Center for verification.