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Containing the tag : "fraudsters" (49 results)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 September 2018

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Sussex Police
20/9/2018    Courier fraud is becoming more prevalent and s...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 19 September 2018

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Police Scotland
Officers are warning the public to be vigilant following reports of scams this w...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 13 September 2018

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Wiltshire Police
We are urging residents to be vigilant following a number of reports of scam pho...
Sent by : Lee Pelling (Police, Constable, Wiltshire West Community Policing Team)
Hampshire Constabulary
Police want to make residents aware of a recent Scam in the Test Valley are...
Sent by : Tristan Pugh (Police, PC, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Wednesday 12 September 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Cyber Security Advice The following advice was recently published in the fina...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 August 2018

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Leicestershire Police
Hello all,   This week, Action Fraud have launched a campaign urging ...
Sent by : Ranjit Sonigra (Police, PCSO, NE15 Beat (Stoneygate Ward))

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 August 2018

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Leicestershire Police
Good morning, This week sees the launch of an Action Fraud campaign, urging t...
Sent by : Rachael Gill (Police,Fraud Vulnerability Officer,FHQ)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 August 2018

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Dorset Alert
13:56 : HMRC scam
Unfortunately, Dorset residents are still being targeted by fraudsters claiming ...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 August 2018

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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 Thursday 02 August 2018

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Police Scotland
Police Scotland is urging the public to be aware of a Bitcoin email scam current...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Friday 27 July 2018

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Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident has received a telephone call from a person claiming to be ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 20 July 2018

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Surrey Police
How can you spot a scam? Can you recognise a rogue trader?   Even if ...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)
Cleveland Police
*** *** Residents Warned of Attempted Tata Steel Scam *** ***    ...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 June 2018

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Surrey Police
Some further advice on how to protect the elderly and vulnerable from becoming...
Sent by : Jo Wright (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Epsom & Ewell)

Alerts sent Monday 25 June 2018

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Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam,   Surrey Police is asking you to tell others to be vig...
Sent by : Luke Taylor (Surrey Police Corporate Comms, Media Relations, Guildford)

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)