Disaster fraud hotline set up to report Typhoon Haiyan scams

The Department of Justice, the FBI, and the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) are on the alert for disaster-related fraud in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.

If you suspect fraudulent activity associated with Typhoon Haiyan, report it to the toll-free NCDF hotline at 866-720-5721.

The hotline is staffed 24/7, for the purpose of reporting suspected scams being perpetrated by criminals in the aftermath of disasters.