The Quincy Police Department now wants to warn you about illegal solicitation.
QPD says its received phone calls from people soliciting money on behalf of the Quincy Fire Department.
Fire Department personnel has said it is not currently conducting an kind of phone fundraisers at this time.
If you are solicited, police say to contact them immediately. The non-emergency number is 217-222-9360 or you can call Crime Stoppers at 217-228-4474.