ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Police in Roseville are sending out a warning to residents that they’re seeing an uptick in credit card skimmers being found.
It’s unclear how many skimmers are found on average in Roseville, but the Roseville Police Department says they’re now investigating more cases than usual involving these kinds of devices.READ MORE: McClatchy Seniors Create Wide Open Walls Mural On Campus
Officers are urging people to be aware of anything off when using an ATM or point of sale device.READ MORE: University Of Silicon Andhra Campus Proposed In San Joaquin County
Obvious signs to look for include different colors or graphics that aren’t aligned correctly in an ATM. Experts say most skimming devices get glued on top of an existing card reader, so pushing or pulling on that part of the machine is always a good idea to make sure it hasn’t been compromised.MORE NEWS: What Will Sacramento's New Homeless Shelter Look Like That's Set To Open This Week?
Roseville police urge people to report any suspicious activity seen around ATMs.