The scammers are pretending they work for Milton Keynes Council.
The Council are warning residents of a new scam circulating Milton Keynes.
The scammers are pretending they work for Milton Keynes Council in a bid to fraud local residents by claiming that they are raising money for Afghan refugees.
MK Council posted the warning on Facebook: "We’re aware some scammers are operating saying they’re working for MK Council raising money for Afghan refugees, to trick or defraud people. This is not the case."
You can contact Milton Keynes Council for help and advice on 0808 2231133 or by email.