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Containing the tag : "fake" (100 results)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 May 2018

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West Mids Police
To all WM Now users - Please be mindful when shopping in Walsall Town Centre, on...
Sent by : Tracey Bingham (Police, PCSO, Walsall)

Alerts sent Thursday 17 May 2018

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Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam, Below is a news story potentially of interest to your...
Sent by : Luke Taylor (Surrey Police Corporate Comms, Media Relations, Guildford)

Alerts sent Friday 11 May 2018

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Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
A number of Derbyshire residents have been contacted by fraudsters claiming that...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Office of the PCC, Digital Engagement Officer, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 03 May 2018

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Dorset Alert
15:29 : Equine Fraud
Action Fraud is warning the equestrian community about a scam involving fake adv...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Hampshire Constabulary
Please be aware there has been recent reports within Andover Town Centre of fake...
Sent by : Lee Thubron (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 April 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
In the last few days at a local shop in LINCOLNSHIRE an unknown male around 16 t...
Sent by : Martin Pearson (Support, PCSO, Spilsby NPT)

Alerts sent Friday 13 April 2018

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Fraudulent websites alleging to offer cryptocurrency investments are dishonestly...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 April 2018

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Cumbria Police
Residents and businesses are advised that there have been attempts at passing fa...
Sent by : Debbie Ross (Police, PCSO, South Lakeland West)

Alerts sent Friday 06 April 2018

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Wiltshire Police
We've released a CCTV image of a man we would like to speak to in relation t...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Dorset Alert
Counterfeit £20 bank notes have been detected in Sherborne. The fake &poun...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Dorset Alert
Counterfeit £20 bank notes have been detected in Sherborne. The fake &poun...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 26 March 2018

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Dorset Alert
A new report from NatWest has identified the top ways they expect fraudsters wil...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)
Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF Local Crime Alert Since the last Neighb...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Thursday 22 March 2018

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Surrey Police
The Police and Crime Commissioner for Surrey David Munro has hailed further impr...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 15 March 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
I WOULD URGE SHOP OWNERS AND STAFF PLEASE BE AWARE OF FAKE FIFTY POUND NOTES. RE...
Sent by : Alan Lenton (Police, Neighbourhood Beat Manager, St Columb Major)

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 March 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Scam Alert We have been advised that a scam is circulating in our region...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Tuesday 27 February 2018

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, St Ives District Members –   Here is our weekly s...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 February 2018

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Thames Valley Police
. This message is dated Wednesday 21st February 2018 for Ascot.   We...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Monday 12 February 2018

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Leicestershire Police
Action Fraud are warning people to watch out for fraudsters claiming to be ...
Sent by : Ali Haq (Leicestershire Police,PCSO,South Leicester)
Dorset Alert
Dorset Police is alerting elderly and vulnerable people of a scam in which fraud...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Saturday 10 February 2018

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
An elderly resident from the Staunton and Corse area contacted Gloucestershire C...
Sent by : Peter Timmins (Police, PCSO, f)

Alerts sent Thursday 08 February 2018

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Dorset Alert
Further to the two previous Dorset Alert bulletins concerning telephone scams in...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 29 January 2018

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Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
National Trading Standards have released their latest alert bulletin as below. ...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Office of the PCC, Digital Engagement Officer, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 25 January 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
The National Crime Agency is warning local retailers and the public ab...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)

Alerts sent Saturday 20 January 2018

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Cumbria Police
This is a message from Cumbria Police, we are wishing to let you know that we ha...
Sent by : Laura Jackson (Police, PCSO, Ambleside (S))

Alerts sent Thursday 18 January 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
We would like to alert businesses to the possible use of counterfeit Northe...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)
West Mids Police
News and Scam Alerts from Coventry Trading Standards - 17 January 2018 Cove...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 January 2018

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Leicestershire Police
Police are warning the public to be alert to a recent scam where people are appr...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 January 2018

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Leicestershire Police
We are warning the public to be alert to a recent scam where people are approach...
Sent by : Ali Haq (Leicestershire Police,PCSO,South Leicester)
Lincolnshire Police
SHOP WATCH ALERT FAKE £20.00 NOTES Can we ask that shops in the Li...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 January 2018

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Surrey Police
Regarding incident yesterday (Monday 8th Jan) in Dorking High Street where 2 APT...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 December 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch
The attached Fake Amazon Email image (it's safe to open as it's a pictur...
Sent by : Simon Arnett (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Basingstoke & Deane, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 December 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Hi, Please see the attached with regards to Fake Government Grants. Thanks...
Sent by : Chris Dove (Police, PCSO, Havant District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 December 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and onli...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 12 December 2017

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Dorset Alert
Scam warning - Residents are being asked to take part in an undercover fraud inv...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Monday 11 December 2017

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Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF   Local Crime Alert Since the l...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 November 2017

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Notts Police
SCAM ALERT: Criminals impersonate police in fake investigation scam Consu...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 November 2017

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Surrey Police
GentsIbIiiiiiiIIIIIIkkkkkkr consideration to send out as a force we endorse immo...
Sent by : Tony Fielding (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Volunteer, Guildford)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 November 2017

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Leicestershire Police
Millions put themselves at risk of fraud chasing bargains online New research...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 November 2017

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Sussex Police
Tuesday, 21 November 2017 News and appeals Beware or car thieves whi...
Sent by : Gareth Hollister (Police, NPT Coordinator, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 November 2017

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Surrey Police
Drug dealers targeted following early morning raids     16...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 01 November 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Members of the public in the Andover area are being urged to warn their elderly ...
Sent by : Ian Sainsbury (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)

Alerts sent Friday 27 October 2017

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

Alerts sent Thursday 26 October 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police have received a report of a fake £20 note being passed at the McDon...
Sent by : Natasha Radford (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 October 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Members of the public are being urged to warn their elderly relatives about phon...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 October 2017

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Surrey Police
Hi, Can you help PC 40501 Burns with his enquiries & ID the lady in pink a...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Friday 20 October 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently not...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police have received a report of a fake £20 note being passed at the McDon...
Sent by : Natasha Radford (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 18 October 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police have received a report of a man attempting to pay with a fake £20 n...
Sent by : Natasha Radford (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Sunday 08 October 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Police have recently received reports of 2 males attempting to use suspected fak...
Sent by : James Todd (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)
Hampshire Constabulary
Police have recently received reports of 2 males attempting to use suspected fak...
Sent by : James Todd (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 October 2017

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Thames Valley Police
Please be aware that fake £20 notes are circulating around Bicester. ...
Sent by : Thomas Bailey (NHPT, PCSO, Cherwell and West Oxfordshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 September 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police have received a report of counterfeit Scottish £20 notes being pass...
Sent by : Natasha Radford (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Thursday 17 August 2017

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Thursday 17th August 2017 for Maidenhead.   THI...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Thursday 17th July 2017 for Windsor.     ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Thursday 17th August 2017 for Ascot.     ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 26 July 2017

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Lincolnshire Police
To all Shop keepers.   We have an individual currently trying to pay ...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 July 2017

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West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam ,   Official figures show one in 10 pe...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 July 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
There is people using fake £50 notes in the Aldershot and surrounding area...
Sent by : Heidi Nielsen (Police, PCSO, Rushmoor District)

Alerts sent Sunday 02 July 2017

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Cumbria Police
11:10 : Fake notes
This is a Police message A male  has tried to use  fak...
Sent by : Sarah Blacow (Police, PCSO, Windermere (S))

Alerts sent Friday 23 June 2017

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Dorset Alert
  A new fake email claiming to be from BT is attempting to trick victims...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)
West Mids Police
National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud Alerts have sent this...
Sent by : Andrew Hollies (Police,Police Officer,Sandwell, Partnerships)

Alerts sent Thursday 08 June 2017

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West Mids Police
Over the last few days a number of stories have been circulating about assaults ...
Sent by : Hanif Ullah (Police, Sergeant, Birmingham East, Hodge Hill, Bordesley Green )

Alerts sent Wednesday 17 May 2017

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West Mids Police
Afternoon Sir or madam Official figures show one in 10 people in England...
Sent by : Lillie Abbott (Police, Police Staff, Sandwell)
West Mids Police
Beware of holiday fraud cyber scams Official figures show one in 10 people in...
Sent by : Emma Bromley (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Birmingham )
West Mids Police
Official figures show one in 10 people in England and Wales have been victims of...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)

Alerts sent Monday 15 May 2017

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Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF   Local Crime Alert No Neighbourhood ...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Friday 05 May 2017

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, It has been brought to our attention that there has been a re...
Sent by : Victoria Hazlewood (Police, PC, Chester LPU)

Alerts sent Thursday 04 May 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
There has been a series of recent incidents reported to Action Fraud where a lon...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Wednesday 26 April 2017

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Thames Valley Police
Stefan-Catalin Dunareanu, aged 27, of Ilford Lane, Ilford, London, was found gui...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 21 April 2017

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Dorset Alert
Dorset Police are asking members of the public, shopkeepers and publicans in the...
Sent by : Luke White (Dorset Police, PCSO 5474, Lyme Regis )

Alerts sent Saturday 08 April 2017

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Cumbria Police
Please check carefully any Bank notes you take especially Irish and Scottis...
Sent by : Sarah Blacow (Police, PCSO, Windermere (S))

Alerts sent Monday 03 April 2017

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Bedfordshire Police
More than 1,500 people tried to buy tickets from a fake website set up to rai...
Sent by : Gosia Grabczak (Beds Police, Administrator, Bedfordshire)
Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
More than 1500 people attempted to buy tickets from a fake website as police aim...
Sent by : Jack Foster (Police, Apprentice, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Friday 24 March 2017

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Thames Valley Police
Do you know how to protect yourself against cyber crime? – Aylesbury Vale ...
Sent by : Diane Brown (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Aylesbury Vale LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 March 2017

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West Mids Police
Hi Sir or madam, Please be vigilant when selling items for cash via online se...
Sent by : Wendy Shale (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Solihull Rurals)
Wiltshire Police
We would like to make business owners aware of an incident in the county this af...
Sent by : Katie Bond (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Friday 03 March 2017

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Devon and Cornwall Police
This message relates to Police Log 357 of 3rd March 2017.  It has been repo...
Sent by : Carol Donavon (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 10 February 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch
The following alert has been received from our colleagues in the Thames&nbs...
Sent by : Brian Rose (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Hampshire & Isle of Wight)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 February 2017

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Thames Valley Police
07:55 : Fake Notes
We have received reports from some high Street retailers in Hungerford that...
Sent by : Tracie Stone (Police, Neighbourhood policing admin, West Berks)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 February 2017

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Cumbria County Council
Cumbria Trading Standards are warning the general public about a fake email tick...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Friday 27 January 2017

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th January 2017 for Ascot.   A GOOD 48 H...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 January 2017

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Lincolnshire Police
Can all businesses and shops within the Lincolnshire Police region please be awa...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 January 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Action Fraud has received several reports from victims who have been sent convin...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Wednesday 14 December 2016

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Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch
To All Members on our Register, I am not sure how many members received this ...
Sent by : Ian Fearnley (NHWN, Administrator, Northants NHW)

Alerts sent Tuesday 13 December 2016

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for a new sophisticated fraud that inv...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Friday 09 December 2016

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Sussex Police
09 December 2016 News and appeals Reward still stands for wanted Eastbour...
Sent by : Hayley Scott (Police, Public Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 24 November 2016

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Dorset Alert
Fake Met Police emails contain key logger software​ Fraudsters are spam...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 November 2016

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Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
With Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approaching, Financial Fraud Action (FFA...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Office of the PCC, Digital Engagement Officer, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 22 November 2016

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Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service
Message from Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service  Making a Black Friday li...
Sent by : Karren Charters (Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service, Administrator, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 November 2016

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Beds Fire & Rescue Service
Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service are alerting people about the dangers of bu...
Sent by : Mark Hustwitt (Bedfordshire Fire and Rescue Service, Interim PRO, Bedfordshire)

Alerts sent Monday 07 November 2016

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Cheshire Constabulary
 Fake bank texts / emails.   A Grange resident has been sent this te...
Sent by : Zoe Bowden (Police, PC, Runcorn LPU East Beat Mgmt)

Alerts sent Tuesday 20 September 2016

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, St Ives District Members - Here is our weekly summary of offe...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)

Alerts sent Friday 09 September 2016

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 9th September 2016 for the Whole Area.   I w...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 02 September 2016

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 2nd September 2016 for Ascot.     CRIM...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Notts Police
Action Fraud and Nottinghamshire police are highlighting a current trend of frau...
Sent by : Alex Hargreaves (Police, Fraud Investigator, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 August 2016

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Dorset Alert
For your information... A resident of West Moors was recently targeted by fra...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)

Alerts sent Wednesday 03 August 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
Your Local Neighbourhood Policing Team has been made aware of a fake £5 no...
Sent by : Justin Limb (Police, PCSO, EAST - Blackburn Ewood and Mill Hill)

Alerts sent Monday 27 June 2016

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Cleveland Police
Action Fraud The National Fraud Intelligence ...
Sent by : Paul Payne (Police, Rural Crime Reduction Officer , Cleveland)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has noticed an increase in reports...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)