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Containing the tag : "bogus" (74 results)

Alerts sent Monday 16 July 2018

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Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam We want to alert you and let you know that we continue to get ...
Sent by : Andy Crook (Police, Digital Media Officer, Lancashire )
Bedfordshire Police
Good morning to you all, I would like to take this opportunity to remind you ...
Sent by : Laura Hoggard (Police, PCSO, North)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 July 2018

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Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident has been the victim of a bogus police officer telephone sca...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 09 July 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good afternoon Residents Please be aware and look out for elderly residents i...
Sent by : Liz Corless (Police, PC, Widnes LPU Inner Beat Mgmt)

Alerts sent Friday 06 July 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
We’ve been alerted by the National Farmers’ Union to bogus calls bei...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)
Scottish Borders Council
An incident took place in Kelso yesterday (Thursday) when two men attended a hou...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 June 2018

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Bedfordshire Police
Bedfordshire police have received reports of three males claiming to work for Ve...
Sent by : Sally Bonham (Police, PC, North)

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 June 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the look out after a dist...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 21 June 2018

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West Mids Police
15:15 : Bogus Caller
Dear Residents It has been reported to the Police that there has suspected bogu...
Sent by : Gillian Whittingham (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks)

Alerts sent Friday 15 June 2018

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West Mids Police
10:40 : Bogus Call
Dear Residents It has been reported to the Police that residents are getting ca...
Sent by : Gillian Whittingham (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 June 2018

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West Mids Police
Good Morning Sir or madam As the summer months are upon us please be mindful of ...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 June 2018

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Dorset Alert
Good Afternoon, Following a couple of incidents reporting Rogue Traders and a...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 June 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Local PCSOs attended a report of a suspected Bogus Official on Childers Street H...
Sent by : Selena Nichol (Police, PCSO, Doncaster Central NHP)
Notts Police
We had three separate reports on Monday 4 June 2018 where people had been ...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Monday 04 June 2018

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Sussex Police
4/6/18   Police in Rother are keen to speak to anyone in the Sidle...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 01 June 2018

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West Mids Police
16:56 : Bogus Caller
We have had an incident whereby an elderly resident on the Pheasey Park Farm est...
Sent by : Tracy Ash (Police, PCSO, Aldridge)

Alerts sent Wednesday 30 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
East Dunbartonshire Community Alerts On Thursday 24th May 2018 there were sus...
Sent by : Mark Jackson (Police, Constable, East Dunbartonshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
09:01 : CRIME ALERT
CRIME ALERT / WITNESS APPEAL: We are receiving reports of thefts, bogus wor...
Sent by : James Higgins (Police, Constable, Lanarkshire Division)

Alerts sent Tuesday 22 May 2018

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Police Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAArwAAAK8CAYAAAANumxDA...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Monday 21 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sent on behalf of Sgt. Darren Mills, Safer Communities, North East Division ...
Sent by : Brian Connel (NW Scotland, Administrator, NW Scotland )

Alerts sent Friday 18 May 2018

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Dorset Alert
Sometime yesterday Thurs 17th May in the Crossways area an unknown male eng...
Sent by : Sarah Pilcher (Dorset Police, PCSO 5410, Dorchester West Rural)
West Mids Police
Most people who come to your door will be genuine callers. But it's best to make...
Sent by : David (Police,PCSO,Walsall Brownhills)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Following recent housebreakings in the Linlithgow area. Residents are asked to ...
Sent by : Andrew Murray (Police, Constable, West Lothian)

Alerts sent Thursday 17 May 2018

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Notts Police
We've recently seen an increase in fraud incidents where the offender cl...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 May 2018

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Sussex Police
16/05/18 Police are reminding residents in East Sussex to be on the alert ...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
This time of year can often see an increase in Bogus Caller crime and scams. The...
Sent by : Mark Jackson (Police, Constable, East Dunbartonshire)

Alerts sent Friday 04 May 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
A male attended an address on Senwick Road yesterday (3rd of May) at 11:30h...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 03 May 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Police in Sheffield are appealing for information and raising awareness after a ...
Sent by : Corporate Communications9 (Police, Corporate Communications, s)

Alerts sent Tuesday 01 May 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Hello good afternoon this is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like people to be awa...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Information sent on behalf of Police Scotland and Trading Standards   ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Friday 27 April 2018

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Humberside Police
A number of incidents have been reported in your neighbourhood. A number of ...
Sent by : Adam Barley (Police,PCSO ,Hull Central )

Alerts sent Friday 20 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the lookout following two...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 12 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Earlier alert re bogus boiler man, reported in good faith. However, it appears t...
Sent by : Sam Dobbs (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Daventry & South Northants)
Northamptonshire Police
At around 1.30pm today (12 April) a man was challenged knocking on a front door ...
Sent by : Sam Dobbs (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Daventry & South Northants)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 April 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Following a recent incident in the Wheatley area of Doncaster offices are raisin...
Sent by : Corporate Communications9 (Police, Corporate Communications, s)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Police in the Highlands are advising local residents to be on their guard agains...
Sent by : Keri Jones (Police, Constable, Highlands and Island)
Dorset Alert
The Action Fraud website has received several reports indicating that sellers of...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in Old Park ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 09 April 2018

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Dorset Alert
A bogus caller has been reported in the North Wootton area. A male knocked at an...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Sussex Police
9/4/18 Please be aware of a female saying her mum isn't well and that ...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Dorset Alert
Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforci...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 06 April 2018

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Police Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQEAYABgAAD/2wBDAAoHBwgHBgoIC...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)
Lincolnshire Police
  Further advice from Action Fraud Online Marketplace Fraud: Advice f...
Sent by : Caroline Broughton (Police, Sergeant - Community Safety Dept, Nettleham HQ)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Corby Borough Council release We have been informed that a double glazing com...
Sent by : Jon Hodgson (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Corby & Kettering)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Action Fraud has received several reports indicating that sellers of items on on...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Hampshire Constabulary
Do you use online sites to sell your stuff?  Action Fraud has received...
Sent by : Lucy Dibdin (Police, Cyber Security & Protection Officer, Hampshire )

Alerts sent Tuesday 27 March 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
There has been a further report where a victim in our area has been conned ...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 22 March 2018

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West Mids Police
Bogus builder warning as cruel thieves con man (89) out of savings   P...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Sussex Police
22/03/2018 We have recently had some reports across Hastings & Ro...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 March 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
We are urging residents to be vigilant after reports of bogus cold callers have ...
Sent by : Jenna Tapley (Police, PCSO, Chester LPU North PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 19 March 2018

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Although many people who call at your home will be genuine there are incidents w...
Sent by : Joe Haylock (Police, PCSO, South Cambs - Histon)
Hampshire Constabulary
We are issuing a warning today following reports of fraudulent telephone calls t...
Sent by : Marisa Charles (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)
Scottish Borders Council
A resident in the Scottish Borders was contacted by a male claiming to be from N...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 March 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the look out following a ...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Wednesday 28 February 2018

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus gardener burglary has been reported in Dartmou...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Please be on the alert for bogus water board officials...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 26 February 2018

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Notts Police
Please be aware of bogus charity collectors in the area. Trading Standards have ...
Sent by : Ruth Morris (Police, PCSO 4808, Park Lane, Stockhill & Whitemoor (Basford/Bestwood)

Alerts sent Monday 19 February 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the look out after an att...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Wednesday 14 February 2018

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West Mids Police
Wednesday 14th February 2018 Dear residents, PLEASE BE AWARE! Over the ...
Sent by : Lynne Jones (Police, PCSO, Moseley and Kings Heath )

Alerts sent Tuesday 13 February 2018

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Notts Police
We had a couple of reports recently from people who'd been contacted ...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)
Northamptonshire Police
Roof tile- update Just spoken to neighbour of resident who had a ridge tile rem...
Sent by : Tim Butter (Police, Community Support Officer, East Northants)

Alerts sent Friday 09 February 2018

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West Mids Police
 Good morning Sir or madam, Solihull Council Trading Standards have put ...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)
Dorset Alert
There have been numerous telephone call scams in the Sherborne and surrounding a...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Thursday 08 February 2018

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West Mids Police
Good Afternoon Sir or madam We are issuing the following advice to reside...
Sent by : Toni Rheeston (Police, PCSO, Solihull, Meriden, Rurals)
Dorset Alert
Dear NHW members Over the past three days there have been six reported scam a...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
West Mids Police
Dear Resident,   Distraction burglary and bogus callers:   ...
Sent by : Jonathan Shepherd (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West, city centre)
Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident was nearly the victim of a common scam. The resident receiv...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Wednesday 07 February 2018

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Dorset Alert
At approximately 8pm on Monday the 5th of February, a male described as tall and...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 22 January 2018

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Notts Police
Hello   Please accept my apologies, on Thursday evening (18.01.2018) ...
Sent by : Paul Henson (Police, PC 2640, West Bridgford)

Alerts sent Sunday 21 January 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime ...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Saturday 20 January 2018

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Notts Police
Yesterday we had three separate reported incidents of persons claiming to be Pol...
Sent by : Andrew Ward (Police, PCSO 9650, Broxtowe South)

Alerts sent Thursday 18 January 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Sent on behalf of Carol Gamble, Northamptonshire Trading Standards In the likel...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 14 January 2018

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West Mids Police
DearSir or madam If anyone is approached on or around Fordbridge Road at t...
Sent by : Allan Cameron (Police,PCSO,Solihull, Smiths Wood)

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 January 2018

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Surrey Police
Distraction Burglary On Saturday 6th January early evening in Dorking two men...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)