Deerfield Police Department, Massachusetts: Phone scams are continuing to target our elderly residents. People have not been giving out any personal information. We know that the scam artist are getting smarter. They are using computer programs to put a local phone numbers on caller ID. This gives people piece of mind to answer the phone. It was reported today that one of the numbers showing up was the selectman office, and another a local company. No matter who calls if you think its not right, it isn't so don't give out any information, If its a company you normally do business with to be sure you can always tell them your busy and then look up there correct phone number you have on file They will understand if you want to call them back at later time.