Scam involving Dublin Fire Brigade

Dublin Fire Brigade is asking for your assistance in getting the following message out to members of the public. We appreciate any help that you can give us in this regard:

Dublin Fire Brigade are warning businesses to be aware of a scam in which an individual is offering advertising space in a publication they claim they are producing on behalf of Dublin Fire Brigade.

This individual makes unsolicited calls to businesses offering advertising space in a magazine they claim is produced by Dublin Fire Brigade. The money is taken from the business’ account and contact is ceased.

Dublin Fire Brigade Sports and Social Club have an official publication titled “Firecall”, produced by Ashville Media group. This is the only publication we are affiliated with.

This matter is currently subject to an investigation by An Garda Síochána . If you think you have fallen victim to this scam, please contact the Detective Unit in Pearse Street Garda Station Tel. (01) 666 9000.