If a scammer is still using their phone number, email address, social media profile, website or anything that connects them to the scam then that information can be invaluable in bringing those responsible to justice, preventing others from becoming victims, and disrupting the criminal networks that support and benefit from these scams.
Act now or don’t act at all
There is only a small, one-time-only window of opportunity to make effective use of that information. It could be as long as a few days or as short as a few hours. Tick tock, tick tock. That window of opportunity has already started, and it ends the moment the scammer realizes or suspects that those details have been compromised. At that point, they’ll go to ground, and any value that the information had will nose-dive.