Scam warning

The RCMP says that despite all their efforts to spread the word, the Canada Revenue Agency scam is picking up speed again this year.

In a news release, police say some victims have received calls from someone posing as a police officer, who demanded a money transfer to pay money owed in taxes.

Police say while scam activity dropped significantly after arrests in India in 2016, it's on the rise again.

There's predictions this could be one of the most profitable years yet for the fraudsters.