Protect Yourself Against Scams and Fraud
Several people have reported receiving phone calls from people claiming to be FBI, law enforcement or Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) demanding large sums of money. If you receive a call like this, hang up immediately. It is a scam. You can read more about common scams on the USCIS website.
Law enforcement and ICE officials will never threaten you or ask for money over the phone or in an email. Do not give payment over the phone, by wire transfer or in gift cards to anyone who claims to be one of these officials. All requests for official payments will arrive on government/law enforcement stationery.
If you receive a threatening call from someone claiming to be a government or law enforcement official: