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Containing the tag : "frauds" (55 results)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 July 2019

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
Dear ResidentsWithin the last 7 days, we have received several reports from Long...
Sent by : Matthew Addinall (Police, PCSO, Gloucester)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 July 2019

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
We have had several reports of Gloucestershire residents receiving calls from fr...
Sent by : Victoria Brinton (Police, DII Engagement Officer, Gloucestershire)

Alerts sent Friday 28 June 2019

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Hampshire Constabulary
We are issuing a scam warning after residents in Andover were conned into handin...
Sent by : Nicola Holt (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 27 June 2019

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Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Phone scammers have once again been targeting older people in ...
Sent by : Andy Crook (Police, Digital Media Officer, Lancashire )

Alerts sent Friday 21 June 2019

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West Yorkshire Police
There has been a recent increase in the number of crime reports in relation to o...
Sent by : Emma Farrell (West Yorkshire Police, Crime Management Investigator, Economic Crime Unit)
Hampshire Constabulary
Fraudsters are making phone calls and introducing themselves as Police Officers ...
Sent by : Lisa Moore (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 June 2019

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Surrey Police
Hello,We have seen a recent increase in telephone based fraud offences in the ar...
Sent by : Greg Turner (Surrey Police, Sgt, Elmbridge)

Alerts sent Thursday 13 June 2019

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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 Friday 07 June 2019

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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)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 June 2019

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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 Monday 03 June 2019

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland We are s...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 May 2019

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Thames Valley Police
Recent  Scams and Frauds   Residents across the Bracknell & Woki...
Sent by : Jon Morris (Police, Administrator, Bracknell)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 May 2019

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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)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 May 2019

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Please see the attached information from Action Fraud Alert - giving advice to h...
Sent by : Samantha Campbell (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 May 2019

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Dorset Alert
A new partnership between local banks and Dorset Police has prevented over &poun...
Sent by : Kristian Ward (Communications Officer, Communications and Engagement, Dorset Police)
Devon and Cornwall Police
A number of residents in the local area have recently received an inheritance sc...
Sent by : Chris Bolsover (Police, PCSO, Axminster)

Alerts sent Friday 17 May 2019

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Notts Police
Residents in Broxtowe North are being warned over scam phone calls from people c...
Sent by : Laraine Holbrook (Police, PCSO 7168, Kimberley & Watnall (Broxtowe North)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 May 2019

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Sussex Police
15/05/2019 Report the online romance 'fraudsters' Sussex Police i...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Sunday 05 May 2019

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Thames Valley Police
14:26 : Advice
Courier fraudsters phone and trick victims into handing large sums of cash to a...
Sent by : Robert Bliss (NHT, PSCO (bb), Banbury )
Thames Valley Police
14:24 : Advice
Courier fraudsters phone and trick victims into handing large sums of cash to a...
Sent by : Robert Bliss (NHT, PSCO (bb), Banbury )

Alerts sent Monday 29 April 2019

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

Alerts sent Tuesday 23 April 2019

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Derbyshire Constabulary
A fraudster who stole nearly £40,000 from a Derby business has been senten...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 April 2019

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Hampshire Constabulary
We have received a number of reports of fraudsters posing as bank staff in the T...
Sent by : Richard Sanders (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Friday 05 April 2019

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Public urged to be vigilant over bogus traders Police have appealed for inform...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 03 April 2019

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West Mids Police
22:07 : Fraud Alert
Dear Sir or madam Please be vigilant for telephone fraudsters pretending to b...
Sent by : John Cunnion (Police, PC, Washwood Heath)
Dorset Alert
Wednesday 3rd of April. This is a general fraud prevention message. ===========...
Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)
Dorset Alert
Wednesday 3rd April. This is a general cyber-crime prevention message. ========...
Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)

Alerts sent Friday 29 March 2019

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland Have you...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 March 2019

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Devon and Cornwall Police
STOP: Police will NEVER call you and ask for your bank account details  ...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
STOP: Police will NEVER call you and ask for your bank account details &nbs...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Monday 18 March 2019

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Devon and Cornwall Police
STOP: Police will NEVER call you and ask for your bank account details &nbs...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 March 2019

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Wiltshire Police
14:45 : SCAM WARNING
A member of our local community at East Knoyle had a cold (phone) call this morn...
Sent by : Peter Tscherniawsky (Police, Community Support Officer, Wiltshire West Community Policing Team)

Alerts sent Monday 04 March 2019

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Please be vigilant for telephone fraudsters pretending...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Saturday 02 March 2019

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Neighbourhood Watch
Those with landline phones are warned to be cautious due to criminals using phon...
Sent by : Derek Pratt (Sussex) (NHWN, Administrator, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 01 March 2019

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Northamptonshire Police
A number of Northamptonshire residents have recently received scam calls from pe...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 February 2019

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West Mids Police
Good afternoon everyone. Today i will give you some advice on Ticketing Fraud. G...
Sent by : Linda Bagnall (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)
Leicestershire Police
The NFIB have become aware of techniques used by romance fraudsters against peop...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Friday 15 February 2019

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South Yorkshire Police
Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster AlertThe NFIB have become aware of techniques us...
Sent by : Ryan Westney (Police,PCSO,Rotherham Central)
West Mids Police
Morning everyone. Today i will give you some information around holiday fraud.Mi...
Sent by : Linda Bagnall (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 February 2019

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster Alert The NFIB have become aware of technique...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
West Mids Police
Morning everyone. Today i just want to give you advice when using online dating....
Sent by : Linda Bagnall (Police, PCSO, Smethwick)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 February 2019

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Wiltshire Police
Fraudsters are quick to take advantage of people looking for love online. Get to...
Sent by : Vicky Craig (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 February 2019

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Wiltshire Police
We have received an increase of reports from members of the public who have been...
Sent by : Vicky Craig (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Monday 04 February 2019

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Derbyshire Constabulary
We have had report of a telephone scam. The call will usually be from a number t...
Sent by : Joanne Elliott-Pressland (Police,PCSO,Chesterfield South)

Alerts sent Saturday 02 February 2019

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Dorset Alert
Identity theft Identity theft happens when fraudsters access enough informati...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 28 January 2019

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Surrey Police
There have been a series of Courier scams targeting our elderly community in...
Sent by : Emma Mahoney (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Spelthorne)
Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF Local Crime Alert Since the last Neighbourh...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Friday 25 January 2019

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning people once again of scammers contacting vic...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 January 2019

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Thames Valley Police
14:49 : Phone Scam
Some elderly and vulnerable residents in the West Oxfordshire area have been tar...
Sent by : Hilary Rabson (Police, PCSO, Witney (bb) )

Alerts sent Saturday 19 January 2019

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Thames Valley Police
Courier fraudsters phone and trick victims into handing large sums of cash to a...
Sent by : Robert Bliss (NHT, PSCO (bb), Banbury )
Thames Valley Police
Courier fraudsters phone and trick victims into handing large sums of cash to a...
Sent by : Robert Bliss (NHT, PSCO (bb), Banbury )

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 January 2019

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
Please be aware that we have received a report that fraudsters claiming to be fr...
Sent by : Robert Hardie (Police, Reception, Stow)

Alerts sent Monday 14 January 2019

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 14th January 2019 for Ascot.   A good weeken...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 10 January 2019

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Thames Valley Police
This scam is occurring daily and people are being scammed out of thousands of po...
Sent by : Wesley Smith (Police, PCSO, Chipping Norton)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Officers are warning the public of an ongoing tax scam targeting Derbyshire resi...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)