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Containing the tag : "fraudsters" (62 results)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 June 2018

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Surrey Police
Mole Valley Police are supporting Mole Valley DC regarding an unauthorized encam...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 June 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Please be aware that Police have received several reports of elderly victims bei...
Sent by : Mike Brumpton (Police, PCSO, Plymouth)

Alerts sent Tuesday 05 June 2018

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Durham Constabulary
County Durham internet fraudsters jailed Published May 31, 2018 1.45pm Br...
Sent by : Susie Blake (Police , Partnerships Officer, Durham Constabulary)

Alerts sent Friday 25 May 2018

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
There has been a sharp rise in fraudsters sending out fake text messages (smishi...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 24 May 2018

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Leicestershire Police
14:11 : Scam Alert
An elderly lady received a call from persons pretending to be the Police and inv...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 22 May 2018

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Thames Valley Police
Be Aware of Courier Fraud and Scams – Aylesbury Vale Thames Valley Poli...
Sent by : Diane Brown (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Aylesbury Vale LPA)

Alerts sent Monday 21 May 2018

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Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam,   Surrey Police is raising awareness about ho...
Sent by : Luke Taylor (Surrey Police Corporate Comms, Media Relations, Guildford)
Thames Valley Police
Be Aware of Courier Fraud and Scams - Thame Thames Valley Police is warning...
Sent by : Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 May 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
Dear  Residents, We have recently had reports of fraudsters phoning loca...
Sent by : Ryan Reid (Police, PCSO, Chester LPU Rural & Frodsham PCSO)

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 May 2018

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Surrey Police
Every year more than two million Muslims celebrate Hajj by making the pilgrima...
Sent by : Jo Wright (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Epsom & Ewell)

Alerts sent Friday 04 May 2018

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Sussex Police
Friday, 4th May 2018 News and appeals Operation Signature ...
Sent by : Megan Hall (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 4th May 2018 News and appeals Operation Signature ...
Sent by : Megan Hall (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday, 4th May 2018 News and appeals Operation Signature ...
Sent by : Megan Hall (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Hampshire Constabulary
Hampshire Constabulary Fraud Warning: The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau ...
Sent by : Ross Griffin (Police, PC, Havant District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 02 May 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
08:54 : SCAM ALERT
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) have noticed an i...
Sent by : Martin Pearson (Support, PCSO, Spilsby NPT)

Alerts sent Monday 30 April 2018

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) have noticed an increase in Action...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 April 2018

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
FIFA 2018 World Cup Alert The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place from 14th ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 17 April 2018

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Dorset Alert
Fraudsters are claiming to be from Action Fraud contacting victims using ...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 April 2018

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West Mids Police
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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)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 April 2018

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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)

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 Friday 23 March 2018

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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)
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

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Alert: Fraudsters claiming to be from HMRC     Following...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)
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 Friday 16 March 2018

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Thames Valley Police
Courier fraudsters phone and trick victims into handing large sums of cash to...
Sent by : Robert Bliss (NHT, PSCO (bb), Banbury )
Action Fraud (NFIB)
False claims of Telephone Preference Service: Fraudsters are cold-calling vi...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 15 March 2018

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Dorset Alert
16:25 : Fraud alert
Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, falsely stating that they are calling from&...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Wednesday 14 March 2018

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Leicestershire Police
False claims of Telephone Preference Service: Fraudsters are cold-calling vic...
Sent by : Sam Hancock (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Leicestershire)

Alerts sent Friday 09 March 2018

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Sussex Police
Friday 2 March to Friday 9 March News and appeals Operation Signature ...
Sent by : Tabitha Baker (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 2 March to Friday 9 March News and appeals   Operation Signatu...
Sent by : Tabitha Baker (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 16 February 2018

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Notts Police
We're investigating a recent report where an elderly woman in St Ann's...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 15 February 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
18:08 : iTunes Scam
HAMPSHIRE POLICE ARE WARNING OF A SCAM WHERE VICTIMS ARE TELEPHONED BY FRAUDSTER...
Sent by : Lucinda Mack (Police, PCSO, Eastleigh)

Alerts sent Tuesday 13 February 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
20:22 : I tunes scam
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Sent by : Gary Clarke (Police, PCSO, New Forest District)

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)

Alerts sent Wednesday 07 February 2018

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Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam, I want to make you aware of a scam which can bot...
Sent by : Jay Butcher (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Corp Comms)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
15:44 : SCAM ALERT
Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number...
Sent by : Allen Paul (Police, Constable, Lothian and Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Friday 02 February 2018

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Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
Gift cards being used as part of HMRC scam that sees bogus debts and taxes paid ...
Sent by : Jack Foster (Police, Apprentice, Derbyshire)
Hampshire Constabulary
Phantom Debt FraudAction Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the numbe...
Sent by : Jason Steel (3291, PC, Eastleigh)

Alerts sent Thursday 01 February 2018

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Dorset Alert
Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number of calls to memb...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Wednesday 31 January 2018

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Surrey Police
Fraudsters using the name of the British Council 31st January 2018 ...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Phantom Debt Fraud   Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
West Mids Police
Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number...
Sent by : Jessica Redmond (Police,Community engagement officer,Sandwell, partnerships)

Alerts sent Tuesday 30 January 2018

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Dorset Alert
09:22 : Scam Alert
Parents of children schooled privately are being asked to pay fees which are int...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Saturday 27 January 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
We are issuing a warning after a woman was scammed out of £10,000 b...
Sent by : Marisa Charles (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Friday 19 January 2018

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Sussex Police
Friday 12 January - Friday 19 January News and appeals Telephone Fraud Ad...
Sent by : Tabitha Baker (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 12 January - Friday 19 January  News and appeals   T...
Sent by : Tabitha Baker (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 12 January - Friday 19 January News and appeals   Telephone Fr...
Sent by : Tabitha Baker (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 15 January 2018

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Dorset Alert
We have received reports about fraudsters sending out a range of messages purpor...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 08 January 2018

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Dorset Alert
Scam warning – Parents of children schooled privately are being asked to p...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 December 2017

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Surrey Police
Royal Mail post box stolen 18/12 09:00 - 19/12 00:00 Kiln Lane / Mill Hilll Lane...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 December 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and onli...
Sent by : Andrew Ritchie (Police, PCSO, Eastleigh)

Alerts sent Friday 15 December 2017

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Surrey Police
Protect your personal possessions! Don't leave your bag unattended (for i...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 December 2017

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Northamptonshire Police
With CAP (Common Agricultural Payments) expected to be paid to farmers in Decemb...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)

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)
Cheshire Constabulary
Some of you may be aware that there is a current scam circulating, for those w...
Sent by : Ric Walker (Police Rural & Wildlife, PC, Macclesfield LPU Wilmslow Knutsford Beat Mgmt Rural & Wildlife)

Alerts sent Monday 11 December 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Falling for fraud can happen to any of us when looking for love online. Criminal...
Sent by : Matt Wheeler (Police, PCSO, Shanklin)
Dorset Alert
As part of this year’s Christmas campaign, Dorset Police is reminding the ...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 December 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Farmers Grant Fraud Alert Payment Diversion Fraud The purpose of this...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)