NUTLEY, NJ - The Nutley Police Department is warning residents about a Craig's List rental property scam.

In a nutshell, if the person with whom your are communicating does not grant you access to the home or apartment for rent to see it first chances are that it is a scam to just get your money.

People are reminded to not send money via gift cards or monetary transfer apps.  Additionally, do not send personal information via email or over the phone.