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Containing the tag : "fraud" (100 results)

Alerts sent Tuesday 18 June 2019

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Surrey Police
Obstruction   Update #Bookham : Van in dangerous position + unnecessary o...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Sussex Police
18 June 2019 News and appeals Three teenagers arrested for burglary in ...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
18 June 2019 News and appeals Appeal for help over Ditchling Common car c...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 18th June 2019 Five arrested and large quantity of drugs seized in...
Sent by : Lindsey Wine (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is issuing crime prevention advice following six frauds in ...
Sent by : Neil Hawkins (Police, Communications Officer, Forcewide)

Alerts sent Monday 17 June 2019

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West Mids Police
Sir or madam Many victims of crime fail to report it; but it is important to rep...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Many victims of crime fail to report it; but it is important to rep...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Many victims of crime fail to report it; but it is important to rep...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Many victims of crime fail to report it; but it is important to rep...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)

Alerts sent Saturday 15 June 2019

Alert title
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Somersham District Members – My apologies for this bu...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Derbyshire Constabulary
We have received a number of reports from Chesterfield residents regarding fraud...
Sent by : Jayne Priestley (Police,PCSO,Chesterfield South)

Alerts sent Friday 14 June 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Friday 14th June 2019 News and appeals Protect your van and tools r...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

Alerts sent Saturday 15 June 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Saturday 15th June 2019 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 2019: Sussex Pol...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

Alerts sent Friday 14 June 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
             &n...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Devon and Cornwall Police
COURIER FRAUD -ALERT Phone calls from bogus Police -fake Bank Officials  ...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Humberside Police
BE AWARE OF TELEPHONE SCAMS Please be aware of telephone scams' NEVER giv...
Sent by : Steve lynch (Police,Pcso,Brough)

Alerts sent Thursday 13 June 2019

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
Sent by : Kim Foster (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Barnstaple)
Sussex Police
13/06/2019 Sussex Police urge residents to remain vigilant to bogus phone ca...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Please be aware that residents in Derby have been plagued with calls from scamme...
Sent by : Ruth Quinby (Derbyshire Constabulary ,Police Community Support Officer ,Derby West )
Dorset Alert
Fraudsters have been advertising vehicles and machinery for sale on various onli...
Sent by : Tom Balchin (Dorset Police, PCSO,Rural Crime Team, Rural Engagement Officer, Dorset)
Cheshire Constabulary
There have been instances recently of a phone scam, whereby the calls are saying...
Sent by : Paschal Sheeran (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes LPU)
Dorset Alert
Some reminders how to stay safe from scammers: 1. Do not give any personal info...
Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Volunteer, Weymouth Portland)
Sussex Police
3rd-9th June 2019 News and appeals Numerous arrests were made over this w...
Sent by : Hazel Fraser (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Residents of Derby are being targeted by a telephone scam where fraudsters are c...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 12 June 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Weekly Bulletin – Chichester District Keep even mo* Monday 3rd June to ...
Sent by : Amanda Wells (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Police Scotland
14:09 : Phone Scams
Scammers are crooks who pretend to be someone else. Watch out for these phone...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
Derbyshire Constabulary
13:34 : Scam alert
Good afternoon,We are receiving a lot of calls from members of public claiming t...
Sent by : Edward Johnson (Police, PCSO, Littleover)
Police Scotland
09:31 : Phone Scams
Pitlochry Neighbourhood Watch Scammers are crooks who pretend to be someone e...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 11 June 2019

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, St Ives District Members –   What a wet week we a...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 11th June 2019 News and appeals VIDEO: 151mph M23 driver convicte...
Sent by : Lindsey Wine (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Derbyshire Constabulary
We have had several reports today (June 10) from people in Derby who have receiv...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Monday 10 June 2019

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Bedfordshire Police
We have been made aware that Action Fraud have seen an increase in the reporting...
Sent by : Gosia Grabczak (Beds Police, Administrator, Bedfordshire)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 10th June 2019 for Windsor.     Just a...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 10th June 2019 for Maidenhead.   Just a remi...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 10th June 2019 for Ascot.   FIRST - from one...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Sussex Police
10 June 2019 News and appeals Man caught hiding in a bush by officers a...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
10 June 2019 News and appeals Police Officers recruitment On&nbs...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
West Mids Police
Whether it’s preventing fraud, educating young people or accompanying a pe...
Sent by : Jessica Redmond (Police,Community engagement officer,Sandwell, partnerships)

Alerts sent Sunday 09 June 2019

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West Mids Police
Sir or madam I'm sure we've all experienced the cold call claiming "you have a p...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam I'm sure we've all experienced the cold call claiming "you have a p...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam I'm sure we've all experienced the cold call claiming "you have a p...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam I'm sure we've all experienced the cold call claiming "you have a p...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
South Yorkshire Police
Help Prevent Cyber Crime:A genuine bank will never contact you out of the blue t...
Sent by : Samantha Cookson (Police,Police Community Support Officer,Doncaster)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Courier fraud, bogus Police and Bank Officer Alert What ...
Sent by : John Cunnion (Police, PC, Washwood Heath)

Alerts sent Monday 10 June 2019

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Hello Sir or madam Scam awareness fortnight starts Monday 10th June Please f...
Sent by : Graeme Parrott (Police, Administrator, Bourne Station)

Alerts sent Friday 07 June 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
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Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
17:01 : HMRC Alert
What you need to know Action Fraud has experienced an increase in the report...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
What you need to know Fraudsters have been advertising vehicles and machinery...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
Avoiding Scams Scams can come in the form of telephone calls, emails or writt...
Sent by : Michelle Michel (Police, PCSO, Milton Keynes)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland Police i...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)
Surrey Police
Introduction:   Over the last month we have Detected and Charged or Comm...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam This is a national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the ...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam This is a national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the ...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam This is a national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the ...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam This is a national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the ...
Sent by : Lesley Pardoe (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 June 2019

Alert title
Dorset Alert
15:59 : SCAMS
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)

Alerts sent Friday 07 June 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Friday 7th June 2019 News and appeals Community Speed Watch volunte...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 June 2019

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Gloucestershire Trading Standards are taking part in the 2019 Scam Awareness Cam...
Sent by : Nicholas Westmacott (Police, PC, Cire)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please share with relatives, friends and neighbours who aren't online and ma...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please share with relatives, friends and neighbours who aren't online and ma...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please share with relatives, friends and neighbours who aren't online and ma...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please share with relatives, friends and neighbours who aren't online and ma...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 June 2019

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Good Evening, We have had several reports of a person/s posing as RSPCA charity ...
Sent by : Beth George (Police, Great Boughton PCSO, Chester LPU)
West Mids Police
15:16 : Fraud
Good Afternoon All. What is fraud?Fraud is often financially motivated:• When tr...
Sent by : John Ludford (Police, PCSO, Yardley)

Alerts sent Friday 07 June 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Friday 7th May 2019 News and appeals The historic 12th century Lang...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 June 2019

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a recent report of a scam cold call being received by a residen...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Surrey Police
Courier Fraud   Recent case in Epsom outlines the issue – Elderly v...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Sussex Police
05/06/2019 Each month we see many incidents of fraudsters targeting our re...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 04 June 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
National Neighbourhood Watch week commences on 17th June and runs until 23rd Jun...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam ,   Our latest fraud newsletter is attached. In this mo...
Sent by : Karen Parker (Surrey Police, Lead Communications Officer, Corp Comms)
Dorset Alert
HelloWe had a fantastic response to our recent message, in which Dorset Police C...
Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
To give you an idea of our week so far; myself and PC Paul Matthews spent yeste...
Sent by : Hazel Pearson (Police, PCSO, Stroud)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Courier Fraud, Bogus Police and Bank Officials Alert What you need to kn...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Sussex Police
4 June 2019 News and appeals Planning and policing pays off with succes...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 4th June 2019 News and appeals Police appealing for witnesses aft...
Sent by : Lindsey Wine (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
  Courier Fraud, Bogus Police and Bank Officials Alert What you need to...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Monday 03 June 2019

Alert title
Derbyshire Constabulary
Officers from the Tideswell, Litton, Baslow and Beeley Safer Neighbourhood Polic...
Sent by : Nicola Hall (Police,Safer Neighbourhood Commuications Officer,North Derbyshire)
Wiltshire Police
  Please find below details relating to the Community Impactive Crimes tha...
Sent by : Darren Foulger (Police, Community Co-ordinator, CPT West Wiltshire )
Sussex Police
Monday 3 June 2019 Dear Sir or madam National Volunteers’ Week c...
Sent by : Sussex Police (Police, Force-wide message, Sussex)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland We are s...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
A local resident received a phone call last week from a male purporting to be fr...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Sunday 02 June 2019

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Hampshire Constabulary
My name is Sarah McCulloch and I am the Police Community Support Off...
Sent by : Sarah McCulloch (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)

Alerts sent Saturday 01 June 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Get Safe Online – Safe Tickets Campaign George and Georgina are ver...
Sent by : Derek Pratt (Sussex) (NHWN, Administrator, Sussex)
Neighbourhood Watch
Get Safe Online – Safe Tickets Campaign George and Georgina are very ...
Sent by : Derek Pratt (Sussex) (NHWN, Administrator, Sussex)
Neighbourhood Watch
10:28 : FYI
FOR YOUR INFORMATION BANKING PROTECTION AGAINST FRAUD Wi...
Sent by : Maggie Lewis (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Oxford Local Policing Area)

Alerts sent Friday 31 May 2019

Alert title
Sussex Police
Friday 31st May 2019 News and appeals Men sought over violent incid...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)
South Yorkshire Police
Recently, we have received reports in relation to Sextortion Emails, HMRC Scams,...
Sent by : Abby Grzesiek (Rotherham Central SNT,PCSO SPOC,ROTHERHAM CENTRAL)
Sussex Police
Friday 31st May 2019 News and appeals Appeal for ID of male in Crow...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)
Sussex Police
Friday 31st May 2019 News and appeals Young boys mountain bikes sto...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)
Surrey Police
             &n...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
A member of the Forth Valley received an email from who she thought was M & ...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 May 2019

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Recent  Scams and Frauds   Residents across the Bracknell & Woki...
Sent by : Jon Morris (Police, Administrator, Bracknell)
Cumbria County Council
With effect from 31 May 2019, we will no longer be issuing messages on Cumbria C...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Officers from Derbyshire police’s Fraud Investigations Team are warning pe...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)
Cleveland Police
Event Aims to Tackle Fraud as More Than £800k is Scammed From Local People...
Sent by : Amy Ridden (Police, Corporate Comms, Cleveland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 May 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland A Forth ...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)
Sussex Police
28/05/2019 Sussex Police launched Operation Magpie on Tuesday (May 28), a we...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is offering advice to residents and businesses following a ...
Sent by : Mel Reedman (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 May 2019

Alert title
Dorset Alert
My name is Chris Conroy, and I am the Cyber Protect Officer for Dorset Police.It...
Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Hemingfords District Members –     Here is ou...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)