Chapel Hill Police Department along with other local law enforcement agencies have been made aware of fraud attempts by telephone recently. The Chapel Hill Police Department NEVER solicits money by telephone or door to door. Please be aware of any scam seeking money for missed jury duty or civil duties; or persons claiming to represent the Chapel Hill Police Department. CHPD will not call you about an arrest warrant and ask you for a money order or green-dot cards. If you have any questions please contact us directly by phone or in person at the Police Department. If you have elderly family members please check on them and advise them of the phone scam attempts, as well as door to door solicitors, The Town of Chapel Hill has a solicitation ordinance, a permit must be applied for and granted in advance by the Town of Chapel Hill.