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Containing the tag : "bogus" (100 results)

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 Support 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)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 January 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
This message relates to CR/113059/17. Police are appealing for witnesses and an...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 December 2017

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Lancashire Constabulary
Please be aware of two males using a plain old white Transit van with no lo...
Sent by : Dave Johnson (Police, PCSO - Cliviger and Worsthorne, EAST)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 December 2017

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Surrey Police
Good Morning Everyone…………………&he...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 December 2017

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Cheshire Constabulary
Hello again, I hope you are enjoying the run up to the festive period. Pleas...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 18 December 2017

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West Mids Police
DearSir or madam A report has been received yesterday 17th December 2017 early ...
Sent by : Allan Cameron (Police,PCSO,Solihull, Smiths Wood)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 December 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
09:23 : Bogus Caller
Good morning, We have recently received calls regarding bogus callers/distrac...
Sent by : William Skeels (Police, PCSO, Southampton District)

Alerts sent Friday 08 December 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam   Please keep an eye on any elderly or vulnerable ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Friday 01 December 2017

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Cleveland Police
Police are appealing for information following a report of a suspected male bogu...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,R0lGODdhaQJUAHcAACH+GlNvZnR3YXJlOiBNaWNyb3NvZ...
Sent by : Michael Morgenthaler (Police, Sergeant, East Renfrewshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 November 2017

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Scottish Borders Council
BOGUS WORKMEN INCIDENT IN INNERLEITHEN The incident took place around 1.30pm ...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 November 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Detectives are seeking witnesses after bogus workmen tricked their way into the ...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 November 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear Community members   I am taking this opportunity to make you awa...
Sent by : Philippa Boyd (Police, Sergeant, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Monday 20 November 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bofus caller burglary has been reported in your neighbour...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Friday 17 November 2017

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Surrey Police
The below was sent out by PCSO Lesley Foster of Woking and I thought it may be o...
Sent by : Tony Fielding (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Volunteer, Guildford)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 November 2017

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Surrey Police
Hi all, Over the course of this week we have had some doorstop peddlers (Nottin...
Sent by : Lesley Foster (Surrey Police, PCSO, Woking)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 November 2017

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Dorset Alert
19:23 : HMRC Scam
Please be aware of the following scam and please pass this on to any vulnera...
Sent by : Steve Willis (Dorset Police, PCSO 6144, East Dorset Rural)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in your neighbour...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 13 November 2017

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West Mids Police
DearSir or madam Just sending on this email alert to enable you to advise a...
Sent by : Allan Cameron (Police,PCSO,Solihull, Smiths Wood)
Dorset Alert
HMRC are aware of a particular scam asking individuals to use ‘iTunes vouc...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)
Dorset Alert
Fraud and scams are unfortunately a very real threat in Dorset at the moment. &...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Sunday 12 November 2017

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West Mids Police
BOGUS CALLER ALERT Dear residents! PLEASE be aware we have received a repo...
Sent by : Lynne Jones (Police, PCSO, Moseley and Kings Heath )

Alerts sent Saturday 11 November 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Police would like residents to be aware of possible rogue trading and bogus call...
Sent by : Stuart Griffin (Police, PCSO, Southampton District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 November 2017

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Police Scotland
Police Scotland can confirm that a 34-year-old man from Peterhead has been charg...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Friday 03 November 2017

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Scottish Borders Council
Police in the Scottish Borders are issuing a warning to the public after an elde...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)
Scottish Borders Council
Police in the Scottish Borders are appealing for information and issuing a warni...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 November 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We would like to make you aware that we have received a report of a man cold cal...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 01 November 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in your neighbour...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 October 2017

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Members. Never give trade to a knock on the door. A Lady in the Ely area ...
Sent by : Jonathan Hall (Police, PCSO, Ely City Centre)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 October 2017

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Police Scotland
Police in Peterhead are advising the public to be aware of bogus callers after a...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Rural Watch alert: Over the last several days Police in the Lairg, Alness and...
Sent by : Daniel Sutherland (Police, wildlife crime liaison officer, Highlands and Islands)

Alerts sent Wednesday 18 October 2017

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Dorset Alert
HMRC tax refund scams HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will never send notific...
Sent by : Steve Willis (Dorset Police, PCSO 6144, East Dorset Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 13 October 2017

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Surrey Police
A Sunbury woman suffering from terminal cancer has been left heartbroken after c...
Sent by : Amy Pullen (Surrey Police, Communications Officer, Corporate Communications)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 October 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police are hunting for a bogus charity collector who stole money from an elderly...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Tuesday 10 October 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Bogus Caller Alert Police were called to an address on McLean Walk, Newtong...
Sent by : Lorna Simpson (Police, Constable, Lothian and Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Monday 09 October 2017

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West Mids Police
Morning all This message is a reminder for people to be careful when letting ...
Sent by : Salma (Police,PCSO,Birmingham West.- Selly Oak Constituency.- Bournville NHT)

Alerts sent Saturday 07 October 2017

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West Mids Police
MAKE IT DIFFICULT FOR THE BURGLAR. The majority of burglaries are carried out...
Sent by : Sophie (Police,PCSO,Holbrooks Radford)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 October 2017

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West Mids Police
DearSir or madam Within the last day or so there has been a report of a male st...
Sent by : Allan Cameron (Police,PCSO,Solihull, Smiths Wood)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 October 2017

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Members, I hope I find you all well, apologies for not writing sooner, it ...
Sent by : Jonathan Hall (Police, PCSO, Ely City Centre)

Alerts sent Friday 29 September 2017

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Surrey Police
We are really looking forward to seeing you all in Dorking today for the Headley...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 25 September 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in your neighbour...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Friday 22 September 2017

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Surrey Police
Reducing Doorstep Crime   Whilst most callers to your home are genui...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 September 2017

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Notts Police
A male has been reported as going door to door in the Bassetlaw area on 14/09/17...
Sent by : Richard Dunn (Police, PCSO 8254, Sherwood)

Alerts sent Monday 11 September 2017

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Members There has been an incident of a bogus caller in the Kings Avenue a...
Sent by : Jonathan Hall (Police, PCSO, Ely City Centre)

Alerts sent Thursday 31 August 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received information from a resident in the Helston area regarding Bogus...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 25 August 2017

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Cheshire Constabulary
In connection with a report of cold callers calling on properties in the area we...
Sent by : Christopher Knight (Cheshire Police, PC, Widnes)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 August 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Please pass this message on to all your local vulnerable people, neighbours, car...
Sent by : Philippa Boyd (Police, Sergeant, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Monday 21 August 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police are appealing for witnesses after a vulnerable 89-year-old man was target...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 18 August 2017

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Surrey Police
SURREY HEATH nEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM COMMUNIQUE   August 2017/ Issue 12...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)

Alerts sent Thursday 17 August 2017

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Police Scotland
Officers are appealing for witnesses after a number of residents have been targe...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 August 2017

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Lancashire Constabulary
We have had recent reports of bogus workmen calling at properties trying to obta...
Sent by : Raymond Chadwick (Police, PCSO, South Division - Euxton, Chorley)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in your neighbour...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 14 August 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Two bogus workmen were arrested by police in Aldridge ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 09 August 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Information sent on behalf of West Dunbartonshire Trading Standards and Police S...
Sent by : Kirsten Halliday (NHWN, Coordinator, West Dunbartonshire Community Watch)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report from a business in Exeter that they have received an e...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Monday 07 August 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A burglary has been reported in your neighbourhood If yo...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)
Police Scotland
Police Scotland is urging residents to be vigilant after elderly residents in th...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 03 August 2017

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A burglary has been reported in your neighbourhood If yo...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Burglars won't go to the trouble of breaking in if...
Sent by : Susan Joyce (Police, Engagement & Consultation Supervisor, Birmingham)