Police warn of mail scam

Freedom New Mexico

According to a Portales Police Department press release, an offer being made to Portales homeowners by mail from HomeServe USA Repair Management Corp. for water service line coverage is a scam.

Department officials contacted the New Mexico Attorney General’s Office, Consumer Protection Division and confirmed that the mail offer is a scam.

The division said residents should not share any financial information.

For questions concerning this matter, contact the New Mexico Attorney General Office’s consumer protection division at 505-827-6000 (Santa Fe) or 505-222-9000 (Albuquerque) or 575-526-2280 (Las Cruces).