The Ridgeland police department posted on Facebook warning residents about a scam going around.
They said if you receive a phone call from them saying you owe money for a past due ticket and we are coming to arrest you, do not pay the money.
The police department said they have had several residents calling reporting this scam.
Payments for tickets are not ever paid over the phone. If you think you have been scammed, please call 601-856-2121.