Who: All Accela Users
What: City of Tampa, Construction Services Division Advisory
When: Effective Immediately
Why: FRAUD WARNING
Details: Please be aware! Scammers have been calling Accela users impersonating City of Tampa employees. They advise that the Accela system has glitched, a recent payment did not process, and ask for the full credit card information to make the payment again.
What this means for you: Please remember that the City of Tampa will never ask you for your full credit card information or to make a payment over the phone, via email, or text message.
Questions: If you have been affected by the above described activity, please contact Tampa Police Detective Sharla Canfield via email at Sharla.Canfield@tampagov.netor via phone at (813) 276-3577.
We appreciate your cooperation. Thank you for doing business with the City of Tampa.
Courtesy: City of Tampa