AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREBasketball roundup: Sierra Canyon, Birmingham set to face off in tournament quarterfinals BE on the lookout for con artists, warns the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. Apparently, some crooks have been pretending to be DWP employees, then using bogus claims to separate unsuspecting DWP customers and their money. So watch out, the utility advises. And that’s a good suggestion. After all, real DWP employees are also busily trying to separate DWP customers from their money. And they, too, do it under false pretexts – claiming that the utility needs more cash for environmental reasons, and not just to subsidize rich compensation packages and contractor giveaways. So L.A. residents should be wary of any and all DWP con artists – fake and real alike. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!