Be aware of scam emails, phone calls, or letters

It has been reported to our office that one of our foreign nationals was contacted by someone claiming to be a Department of Homeland Security officer.  The foreign national was asked to wire money to a specified account. 

Please note that U.S. government officials or agencies will NOT contact you for any money or personal information such as a  Social Security Number, bank account, credit card information, passport number, I-94 number, etc. Should you receive any suspicious requests, DO NOT provide any information or take immediate action. Please check with our office first for further guidance.