On its Facebook wall, Post Falls Police Department offers this tip re: another scam: The Post Falls Police Department recently received a report of a local resident victimized by a common international fraud scheme that appears to have originated out of Canada.The victim signed up for a Mystery Shopping Program. A company out of New York mailed her a check for $1,379.50. She was instructed to deposit the funds into her personal bank account, then to send $950.00 by Money Gram to a third party in Atlanta, Georgia. The check was counterfeit. And the victim is responsible for paying the bank back.