The Elmore County Sheriff's Office has recently been informed of a nationwide scam that has been targeting citizens with CCW permits. Those targeted by this scam have received text messages alerting them that their permit needs to be renewed or changed and offers a link to provide the user's information. This link is malicious and has NOT been generated by Permitium or Elmore County Sheriff's Office PermitDirect Software.
If you feel that you have been targeted or if you have already experienced malicious intent due to this text message, please report the scam to http://www.usa.gov/stop-scams-frauds . It has been confirmed that the text messages are being sent randomly from phone numbers to people across the entire nation.