IBPD Press Release: 7.15.2021
The Indiana Borough Police Department has been notified that a male is making phone calls representing himself as “Sergeant Snyder” of the Indiana Borough Police Department. This male has cited publicly available contact information for the Indiana Borough Police Department to make himself more credible to at least one person he has contacted.
There is no “Sergeant Snyder” employed with the Indiana Borough Police Department. Information immediately available indicates that this male is making identification for an unlawful purpose. In conjunction with the Pennsylvania State Police this is a criminal investigation.
Residents are reminded that Indiana Borough Patrol Officers are dressed in full police uniform and operate clearly marked police vehicles. Residents may contact the Indiana County 911 center 24/7 at 724.349.1428 to verify the on-duty status of any Indiana Borough Police Officer contacting them by phone.
Contact from “Sergeant Snyder of the Indiana Borough Police Department” should be immediately reported.