Meter tampering is a crime

Posted on Mar 11 2022 in Miami-Cass REMC

Meter tampering can result in electric shock, is illegal and will cost you hundreds of dollars in charges and fees.

  • Never break a meter seal or open a meter base. 
  • Never remove a meter or alter an entrance cable in any manner.
  • Only REMC personnel are authorized to work on your electric meter.
  • If a homeowner, landlord or electrician breaks a meter seal, your power will be disconnected, and you will be charged for the tampering.

If you know of or suspect that someone has tampered with his/her meter, please contact us immediately.