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Containing the tag : "fraud" (100 results)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 April 2018

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West Mids Police
Urgent Alert from Coventry Trading Standards - 13 April 2018 Coventry City Cou...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Surrey Police
Good News Update: Suspect in custody on suspicion of recent burglary in Dorking....
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 18 April 2018

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 18th April 2018 for Ascot.   An Actio...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 18th April 2018 for Windsor.   FIRST:...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Lincolnshire Police
Op Signature – Protecting vulnerable victims of fraud   In the ...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Tuesday 17 April 2018

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Leicestershire Police
Automated Action Fraud Tech Support scam calls 17th April 2018   ...
Sent by : Sam Hancock (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Leicestershire)
Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
We’re reminding motorists to steer clear of insurance scams after our offi...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Office of the PCC, Digital Engagement Officer, Derbyshire)
Dorset Alert
Fraudsters are claiming to be from Action Fraud contacting victims using ...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)
Sussex Police
Scam Calls If you saw or heard anything, or have any information about the b...
Sent by : Megan Hall (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 16 April 2018

Alert title
West Mids Police
There has been recent information on social media in relation to a male approach...
Sent by : Joanne Dixon (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Solihull LEOS)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Good morning, Here is the weekly crime round up: DETECTED CRIMES On the 12...
Sent by : James Higgins (Police, Constable, Lanarkshire Division)

Alerts sent Friday 13 April 2018

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Dorset Alert
Fraud over the phone – or Vishing – is when a fraudster calls cl...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Surrey Police
SURREY HEATH NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM COMMUNIQUE     &nb...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Fraudulent websites alleging to offer cryptocurrency investments are dishonestly...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Surrey Police
It’s… A week in the borough!  *Friday* A local bank called...
Sent by : Steven Fairs (Surrey Police, PCSO, Epsom & Ewell)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 April 2018

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West Mids Police
Hello, West Midlands Police are being told of a telephone scam targeting the ...
Sent by : Gursharanpal Chana (Police, Engagement & Consultation, Birmingham Partnerships)
West Mids Police
Hello, West Midlands Police are being told of a telephone scam targeting the ...
Sent by : Gursharanpal Chana (Police, Engagement & Consultation, Birmingham Partnerships)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam   We’re aware of a telephone scam targeting ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)
West Mids Police
             &n...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)
Notts Police
Watch Channel 5's 'Nailing the Fraudsters' programme tonight, a series which aim...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)
West Mids Police
WARNING: Courier and telephone scam in operation   We’re aware ...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Hampshire Constabulary
Dear Residents, This message is not to alarm you, it is some advice about h...
Sent by : Elise Berry (Police, PCSO, Fareham District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 April 2018

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Thames Valley Police
Here is the latest Faringdon neighbourhood update from PCSO Maralyn Pack. Rur...
Sent by : J Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)
West Mids Police
News and Scam Alerts from Coventry Trading Standards - 11 April 2018 Covent...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Lincolnshire Police
Lincolnshire residents are being targeted by this fraud with individual losses a...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)
Dorset Alert
The Action Fraud website has received several reports indicating that sellers of...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Tuesday 10 April 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear NHW Member, This is a SCAM / FRAUD Warning from our friends at West...
Sent by : Chris Pyemont (NHWN, MSA, West Mercia)
Leicestershire Police
We have seen a spike in reports regarding fraudsters purporting to be from the T...
Sent by : Rachael Gill (Police,Fraud Vulnerability Officer,FHQ)
West Mids Police
NOTICE FROM ST. ALPHEGE NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM   A Solihull reside...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)

Alerts sent Monday 09 April 2018

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 9th April 2018 for Ascot.   More advice ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 9th April 2018 for Windsor.   More advic...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 9th April 2018 for Maidenhead.   More ad...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF Local Crime Alert Since the last Neighb...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police invite you to a local community conference designed to help...
Sent by : Caitlin Rosetti (Police, Communications Support Assistant, Thames Valley)
Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam We need help from the retail, commercial and trade sector t...
Sent by : Amy Pullen (Surrey Police, Communications Officer, Corporate Communications)
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)
Thames Valley Police
Following an investigation by Thames Valley Police a woman has been sentenced to...
Sent by : Neil Hawkins (Police, Communications Officer, Forcewide)

Alerts sent Friday 06 April 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident received a call from a male claiming to be from Microsoft w...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Surrey Police
SURREY HEATH NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM COMMUNIQUE     &nb...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Lincolnshire Police
  Further advice from Action Fraud Online Marketplace Fraud: Advice f...
Sent by : Caroline Broughton (Police, Sergeant - Community Safety Dept, Nettleham HQ)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 6th April 2018 for Maidenhead.   First -...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 6th April 2018 for Windsor.   First - I ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 6th April 2018 for Ascot.   First - I ha...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Sussex Police
Friday 6th April 2018 News and appeals Car collides with fencing in North...
Sent by : Janice Brown (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Cheshire Constabulary
Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enfor...
Sent by : Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington LPU Town Centre PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 April 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Warning - TV Licence Refund Notification One of our NW members has reported a...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)
Lincolnshire Police
  Magazine Advertisement Debt Alert Victims receive a telephone call...
Sent by : Caroline Broughton (Police, Sergeant - Community Safety Dept, Nettleham HQ)
Sussex Police
5 April 2018 News and appeals   PCSO recruitment is open until mi...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
5 April 2018 News and appeals   Trio charged with Crawley bu...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Surrey Police
Surrey Police has become one of the first Forces in the country to seize the cyb...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Leicestershire Police
Unfortunately we have had another case of Fraud involving one of our local resid...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)
Hampshire Constabulary
We want to draw your attention to a #Scam that we’ve had reported to us. T...
Sent by : James Pusey (Police, Corporate Communications, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau, in collaboration with the South Wales Po...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforci...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
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 )
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Thursday 5th April 2018 for Maidenhead.   First...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 April 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Earley Burglary and Fraud Community Conference   Thames Valley Po...
Sent by : Rhys Crowley (Police, Admin Assistant, Loddon Valley)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 April 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch
Published: 29 March 2018   Hampshire Constabulary Media Release &n...
Sent by : Stephen Barratt (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Rushmoor, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Saturday 31 March 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch
Dear All   I have posted this bulletin relating to Tadworth and Walto...
Sent by : MIke Fox (NHWN, Administrator, Surrey East)

Alerts sent Friday 30 March 2018

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon and Happy Easter, Warboys and Bury District Members – &nbs...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
South Yorkshire Police
Weekly Public Update Doncaster West ...
Sent by : Daniel McKnight (Police,Inspector,Doncaster West)

Alerts sent Thursday 29 March 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Sherborne Town Neighbourhood Policing Team has received reports from residents t...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)
Dorset Alert
Dorset Police has been alerted to reports of individuals being contacted and tol...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)
Surrey Police
SURREY HEATH nEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM COMMUNIQUE     &nb...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)

Alerts sent Wednesday 28 March 2018

Alert title
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear subscribers, As we have previously reported, we continue to receive report...
Sent by : Lee Hurley (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire)
Dorset Alert
11:01 : Fraud Alert
Fraud often affects the most vulnerable in the community, but anyone can be a ta...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Monday 26 March 2018

Alert title
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)
Dorset Alert
15:40 : Fraud Aware
Fraud is becoming more complex and deceptive, much of which is targeted at vulne...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Slough Council
Local election declared   The local election on 3 May has been decl...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)
Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF Local Crime Alert Since the last Neighb...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)
Surrey Police
Action Counters Terrorism: Report suspicious activity and behaviour to tackle te...
Sent by : Amy Pullen (Surrey Police, Communications Officer, Corporate Communications)

Alerts sent Sunday 25 March 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
21:13 : Scams
Dear all, I have just been speaking to a member of the public who wanted to r...
Sent by : Natasha Fountain (Police, PCSO, East Northants)

Alerts sent Saturday 24 March 2018

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
13:23 : Cold callers
Hi all.I just thought I would attach some Fraud prevention advice posters, they ...
Sent by : Jon Suel (Police, PCSO Sharoe Green & Garrison, SOUTH - Preston)

Alerts sent Friday 23 March 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
23:31 : HMRC scam
Dear All, Many of you may already know this, but just in case you don't, ...
Sent by : Natasha Fountain (Police, PCSO, East Northants)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Evening, Ramsey District Members - Here is our weekly summary of offen...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Surrey Police
Another installment of A week in the borough!  *Friday* Officers stoppe...
Sent by : Steven Fairs (Surrey Police, PCSO, Epsom & Ewell)
Cleveland Police
New North East Regional Crime Prevention Centre tackles serious and organised cr...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)
Surrey Police
SURREY HEATH nEIGHBOURHOOD POLICE TEAM COMMUNIQUE     &nb...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)
Sussex Police
Friday 23rd March 2018 News and appeals   Shoreham Air Show crash pil...
Sent by : Lindsey Wine (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 23rd March 2018 News and appeals Police seek public support for la...
Sent by : Janice Brown (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Surrey Police
10:14 : SCAM ALERT
SCAM ALERT. We have had three frauds reported in overnight. They all have elde...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Dorset Alert
07:54 : Fraud Alert
Increasingly fraud is becoming more complex and deceptive, much of which is targ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Thursday 22 March 2018

Alert title
Surrey Police
Local officers are investigating reports of fraud in the Godalming area – ...
Sent by : Charlotte Hutchins (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Officer, Waverley)
Surrey Police
Local officers are investigating reports of fraud in the Farnham area – a ...
Sent by : Charlotte Hutchins (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Officer, Waverley)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Alert: Fraudsters claiming to be from HMRC     Following...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
Sent by : Susan Honeywill (Police, PS, Newquay)
Dorset Alert
12:54 : Fraud Alert
We are currently investigating an incident whereby an elderly female has be...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)
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)
Dorset Alert
Good afternoon all, We are currently investigating an upsetting incident...
Sent by : Maria Morris (Dorset Police, Volunteer , Purbeck)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Life savers among those awarded The bravery, dedication to duty and excelle...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 March 2018

Alert title
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Members,     Please see below a list of crimes that have...
Sent by : Sharon Marsh (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire - St Neots)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Members,   I am pleased to say that between 14th and 20th Marc...
Sent by : Sharon Marsh (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire - St Neots)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear subscribers. Officers are investigating a report of theft from person and ...
Sent by : Lee Hurley (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 20 March 2018

Alert title
Slough Council
A Slough woman has been sentenced at Reading Magistrates Court, for supplying fo...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police and Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE) urges the...
Sent by : Ibby Akkas (Police, Comms, Forcewide)
Surrey Police
With the terror threat becoming increasingly complex and varied, police are call...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Wiltshire Police
We've released an e-fit of a man we'd like to speak to in relation ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Morning, St Ives District Members –   Here is our weekly sum...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Report suspicious activity to www.gov.uk/ACT or 0800 789 321 There is no inc...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)