Safety Alert: Be Cautious of Holiday Solicitors

HONOLULUL (KHNL) --  It's the season to give but The American Red Cross, Hawaii State Chapter warns, be careful of who you give to.

The Red Cross is advising the public to be wary of people who are soliciting on behalf of the organization during the holidays.

Red Cross officials say the only fundraising being conducted by the Hawaii Red Cross is through its mailings and its Web site.

If you are approached by anyone suspicious of fundraising to the Red Cross, you are asked to call police.