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Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Friday 16 November 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association. You ...
Sent by : Geoff Pegg (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, High Wycombe,Hazlemere, Marlow, and Rymead, part of Wycombe LPA)
Dorset Alert
09:44 : SCAM ALERT
The HMRC scam is doing the rounds again. The caller states that there is wa...
Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)
Dorset Alert
Sherborne Neighbourhood Policing Team has received a report of a HMRC Scam call ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Wednesday 14 November 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
From Pcso Martin Pearson Spilsby NPT. Please be aware of an incident today wher...
Sent by : Martin Pearson (Support, PCSO, Spilsby NPT)
Lincolnshire Police
Hello from Gainsborough Rural South Team , Please see details below for a public...
Sent by : Melanie Goodwill (Support, PCSO NC05 Gainsborough Rural South, Saxilby Station)

Alerts sent Monday 12 November 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
17:17 : Scam
Please be aware that two males in a silver Transit Van registration number CE57 ...
Sent by : Jacqueline Parker (Support, PCSO NC07 Nettleham, Market Rasen Station)
Neighbourhood Watch
Please be aware that people in the greater Holsworthy area are receiving phone c...
Sent by : Mike Jackson (NHW, Communication Administrator, Devon and Cornwall)
Neighbourhood Watch
I've had a lot of response to the scam email messages that I've sent out. One re...
Sent by : Simon Arnett (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Basingstoke & Deane, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 11 November 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
In response to the message : Scam Call Alleged to be from BT, a member reported:...
Sent by : Simon Arnett (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Basingstoke & Deane, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Saturday 10 November 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
COURIER FRAUD   **Please make sure your elderly or vulnerab...
Sent by : Clare Percival (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, West Oxfordshire and Cherwell)
Neighbourhood Watch
From a Basingstoke Resident and shared by Neighbourhood Watch: Quick note tha...
Sent by : Simon Arnett (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Basingstoke & Deane, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Friday 09 November 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
16:24 : SCAM ALERT
************* SCAM ALERT ************* In the Chipping Norton area calls have...
Sent by : Hilary Rabson (Police, PCSO, Witney (bb) )

Alerts sent Thursday 08 November 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Message sent to Horsham Approved Coordinators (699 contacts) - please share with...
Sent by : Kenneth Broomfield (NHWN, Register Administrator, Horsham District, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 November 2018

Alert title
Bedfordshire Police
We are asking residents to be vigilant when withdrawing money and encourage thei...
Sent by : Helen Hutchinson (Beds Police, Channels and Content Officer, Bedfordshire)
Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF Local Crime Alert Since the last Neighb...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)

Alerts sent Friday 02 November 2018

Alert title
Cleveland Police
Redcar Cadets Club Together for Scam Victim   Redcar Police Cadets ha...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)
Scottish Borders Council
Police would like to make residents in the Scottish Borders aware of new scam. R...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 01 November 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
With the festive period just around the corner and thoughts turning to Christmas...
Sent by : Neil Hawkins (Police, Communications Officer, Forcewide)
Lincolnshire Police
Good day.   This is scam awareness message brought to you by PCS...
Sent by : Mojahad Mohamed (Police, PCSO, Horncastle)
Lincolnshire Police
Good Morning, this is a message from PCSO Gordon on Thursday 01 Nov 2018. The...
Sent by : Antonietta Gordon (Police, PCSO, Spalding Town)

Alerts sent Tuesday 30 October 2018

Alert title
Cumbria County Council
Cumbria Trading Standards have received reports from residents who have been col...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Wednesday 31 October 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAnEAAACRCAYAAACsVu6TA...
Sent by : Kirsten Halliday (NHWN, Coordinator, West Dunbartonshire Community Watch)

Alerts sent Tuesday 30 October 2018

Alert title
Cumbria County Council
Cumbria Trading Standards have received a report from a resident who was cold ca...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Monday 29 October 2018

Alert title
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Cyber criminals send victims their own passwords in extortion scam Cyber ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear E-coppers, This is a general awareness warning to all members. Please coul...
Sent by : Jules Hanrahan (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Fenland)

Alerts sent Saturday 27 October 2018

Alert title
West Mids Police
News and Scam Alerts from Coventry Trading Standards - 26 October 2018 Cove...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Hampshire Constabulary
17:31 : HMRC Scam
Good afternoon Please be aware of an increase in reports of fraudsters contac...
Sent by : William Skeels (Police, PCSO, Southampton District)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News Vulnerable people in your area are being targeted via ...
Sent by : Benjamin Kearsley (Police,Police Community Support Officer ,Grimsby East, East Marsh)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association sent on ...
Sent by : David Gresswell (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, High Wycombe, Hazlemere, Marlow, and Ryemead, part of Wycombe LPA)
Dorset Alert
Fraud over the phone – or Vishing – is when a fraudster calls claimi...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Dorset Alert
Fraud over the phone – or Vishing – is when a fraudster calls claimi...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Thursday 25 October 2018

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
Hampshire Trading Standards would like residents to be alert to...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)
Dorset Alert
16:53 : HMRC Scams
Good Evening, In the past couple of days we have seen an increase in Scam cal...
Sent by : James Marsh (Dorset Police, PCSO 5528, West Moors, St Leonards & Three Legged Cross)
Hampshire Constabulary
Good morning,   We have recently been made aware of a current scam th...
Sent by : Elise Berry (Police, PCSO, Fareham District)
Scottish Borders Council
We received a report from a Melrose resident of their phone number apparently be...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 24 October 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident was a victim of a fraudulent BT scam. The resident received...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Lincolnshire Police
16:01 : Scam advice
There are many different scam scenarios reported to the police, including: Po...
Sent by : Stuart Bowden (Police, PCSO, Grantham NPT)

Alerts sent Monday 22 October 2018

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
14:14 : Scam Alert
Dear Neighbourhood Link Members Hello again, I was made aware of a recent sca...
Sent by : Ali Haq (Leicestershire Police,PCSO,South Leicester)

Alerts sent Saturday 20 October 2018

Alert title
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Humberside Polic...
Sent by : Neil Brewer (Police,PCSO,Drypool Police Hul East Communities)

Alerts sent Thursday 18 October 2018

Alert title
Wiltshire Police
We are urging residents to be vigilant following a number of reports of scam pho...
Sent by : Katie Bond (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 17 October 2018

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
We would like to make you aware that we have received reports of bogus court/sol...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 12 October 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
Hello all, It has come to my attention that there is another scam going round...
Sent by : Natasha Fountain (Police, PCSO, East Northants)
Thames Valley Police
We have received an increased number of reports of a distraction scam in Wycombe...
Sent by : Caitlin Rosetti (Police, Communications Support Assistant, Thames Valley)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Cyber Alert – New Phishing scam   Safer Communities – Cyb...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 October 2018

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
courier fraud Courier frauds are becoming more prevalent and sophisticated. Usu...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 October 2018

Alert title
Surrey Police
Did you witness a serious collision at Denbies Vineyard? We are appealing for...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 08 October 2018

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
<img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAKAAAABECAYAAAAGGj65A...
Sent by : Amy Heath (Police, Community Support Officer, Crewe)

Alerts sent Sunday 07 October 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
Dear All, I have just been informed of a scam involving letters from East Nor...
Sent by : Natasha Fountain (Police, PCSO, East Northants)

Alerts sent Saturday 06 October 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
18:01 : SCAM
Good afternoon. We are still getting a lot of calls from people saying they are ...
Sent by : Teresa Key (Police, PCSO, Spilsby)
Lincolnshire Police
17:58 : SCAM
Good afternoon. We are still getting a lot of calls from people saying they are ...
Sent by : Teresa Key (Police, PCSO, Spilsby)

Alerts sent Thursday 04 October 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Good Evening On Tuesday the 9th October between 10am and 12 Midday, there wil...
Sent by : Nigel Miller (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Coast)
Northamptonshire Police
A 30-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with a string of fraud offen...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )
Lincolnshire Police
Message from Lincolnshire Police Headquarters, Engagement Team, Thursday, 4...
Sent by : Sharon Horne (Police & NHWN, NHW Administrator, Lincolnshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
We’ve seen an increase in reports about fake Netflix emails claiming that ...
Sent by : Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington LPU Town Centre PCSO)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 October 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Hello good evening this is PCSO Nigel Wass with a Crime and Scams Update for the...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)

Alerts sent Monday 01 October 2018

Alert title
Police Scotland
    <img src="data:image/png;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQEAYABgA...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Saturday 29 September 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Questions people often ask about scams and scammers are: Why have I been targ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 28 September 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Fraud over the phone – or Vishing – is when a fraudster calls claimi...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
West Mids Police
    News and Scam Alerts from Coventry Trading Standards - 28 S...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)

Alerts sent Thursday 27 September 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
17:13 : HMRC Scam
HMRC scam is doing the rounds again in Dorset A number of people have receive...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Tuesday 25 September 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
A number of residents in the Beaconsfield and Wycombe areas have today received ...
Sent by : Paul Dobbins (Police, PCSO, South)
Scottish Borders Council
On Wednesday 19th September a large house near Kelso was targeted by scammers wh...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Monday 24 September 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 24th September 2018 for Maidenhead.   &n...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 24th September 2018 for Maidenhead.   &n...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Northamptonshire Police
We have received reports this morning of a male going door to door on the Castle...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Friday 21 September 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 21st September 2018 for Ascot.   FIRST -...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 21st September 2018 for Windsor.   FIRST...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 21st September 2018 for Maidenhead.   A ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 September 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Security Warning – SCAMS Following a recent increase in specific report...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a male committing a ‘ringing the changes&rsqu...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)
Scottish Borders Council
Taking a Stand Against Scams RBS Community Banker Amanda Baitup will be holdi...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 19 September 2018

Alert title
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)
Cheshire Constabulary
Good afternoon , we have received information from members of the public , rega...
Sent by : Ian Hampson (Police, Beat manager, Runcorn LPU Beat Management)
Dorset Alert
12:51 : Scam alert
Scammers have been calling Dorset victims and impersonating officers from the Na...
Sent by : Communications Team (Dorset Police, CED, Dorset)

Alerts sent Tuesday 18 September 2018

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police in Torbay would like to alert the community to a property rental scam.&nb...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Monday 17 September 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner (OPCC) has a focus on Scams and ...
Sent by : Rose'y Buchanan (NHWN, Secretary, Rushmoor, Hampshire)
Thames Valley Police
Message from your Henley Neighbourhood Policing Team: Victims in the Henley a...
Sent by : Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)

Alerts sent Saturday 15 September 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Good Afternoon, This is an alert message from PCSO Rachel Braim from Boston P...
Sent by : Rachel Braim (Police, PCSO, Boston)
Bedfordshire Police
Dear resident, It has been brought to our attention that there have been a la...
Sent by : Emily Hurst (Police, PCSO, North Urban Community)

Alerts sent Friday 14 September 2018

Alert title
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Plain Text version: Watch out for these fake Netflix emails. We’...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 13 September 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
16:13 : scams
A female aged around 30 yrs old in Corby /Kettering area is scamming vulner...
Sent by : Helen Murray (Police, PCSO, Corby & Kettering)
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

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
A resident of Upper Rissington contacted us today to say that the...
Sent by : Robert Hardie (Police, Reception, Stow)
Leicestershire Police
This month, Leicestershire Police have seen a big influx of reports of computer ...
Sent by : Rachael Gill (Police,Fraud Vulnerability Officer,FHQ)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 12th September 2018 for Ascot.   NO C...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Lincolnshire Police
10:10 : Fraud Alert
Information received this morning from one of our members to be aware of - Hi...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Tuesday 11 September 2018

Alert title
Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch
Rutland County Council Customer Services have reported they have received numero...
Sent by : Ruthven Horne (NHWN, Chairman Rutland Neighbourhood Watch Association, Rutland)
Thames Valley Police
Blocked drains scam - Aylesbury Vale   Thames Valley Police have rece...
Sent by : Diane Brown (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Aylesbury Vale LPA)

Alerts sent Monday 10 September 2018

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
Scam alert - Bank Card telephone scam Dear resident, I just wanted to rais...
Sent by : Terry Wellerd (Police , PCSO, terence.wellerd@hampshire.pnn.police.uk)

Alerts sent Sunday 09 September 2018

Alert title
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
09:58 : SCAMS
Please beware of scammers, there are many different types of scam being perpetra...
Sent by : Dave Russ (Police, PCSO, Fenland - Wisbech)

Alerts sent Friday 07 September 2018

Alert title
Surrey Police
COURIER FRAUD Courier frauds are becoming more prevalent and sophisticated. U...
Sent by : Debbie Nicholls (Surrey Police, PCSO, Reigate & Banstead)
West Mids Police
News and Scam Alerts from Coventry Trading Standards - September 2018 Coven...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Hampshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon Alton Residents, We have had two reports this week of people r...
Sent by : Kathryn Morning (Police, PCSO, East Hampshire District)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 September 2018

Alert title
Surrey Police
14:18 : Courier scam
Please see this important item taken from the Surrey Police web site:-  ...
Sent by : Tony Fielding (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Volunteer, Guildford)
Thames Valley Police
Your local Neighbourhood Policing Team have received a number of complaints conc...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 September 2018

Alert title
Police Scotland
Police Scotland would like to remind the public of iTunes vouchers scams after a...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 August 2018

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
SCAM ALERT Doorstep Fraudsters Alverstoke, Gosport  We are aware t...
Sent by : Harriet Copley (Police, PC, Gosport District)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
In the ever changing Internet world it is important to keep you and your informa...
Sent by : Andrew Murray (Police, Constable, West Lothian)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 August 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident responded to an mobile phone app advert by calling a premiu...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)