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Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Friday 21 September 2018

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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

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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

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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)
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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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)
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)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Tuesday 28th August 2018 for Ascot.   Just to l...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Sunday 26 August 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which could affect you...
Sent by : Paul Goodier (Police, PCSO, Tiverton)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 August 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Hello good evening this is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like to make ask people ...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)
Hampshire Constabulary
17:34 : Scam Alert
Hampshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service is...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)
Surrey Police
13:54 : HMRC SCAM
We have been alerted by yet another resident of the HMRC scam.   They...
Sent by : Angus Lawrie (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Tandridge)
Thames Valley Police
09:09 : Scam Alert
SCAM ALERT Please be aware we received reports yesterday (22/08/18) relating ...
Sent by : Charlotte Baylis (NHT, PSCO, Banbury(bb))

Alerts sent Monday 20 August 2018

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Police Scotland
    <img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAA...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 August 2018

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Dorset Alert
We have received a number of calls reporting calls from the HMRC whereby people ...
Sent by : Karl Stark (Dorset Police, PCSO 5994, West Christchurch)
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 15 August 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
15:11 : Pension Scam
Pension scams   Following an increase in this specific Scam, Action F...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 14 August 2018

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Surrey Police
FOR INFORMATION - Buckinghamshire & Surrey Trading Standards have issued a w...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Surrey Police
<img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAAdIAAABDCAYAAAAoLYRkA...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Monday 13 August 2018

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 13th August 2018 for Ascot.     ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Cleveland Police
Warning After Man was Scammed in Eston Police are warning members of the pub...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message   Inland Revenue Scam Alert   ...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)

Alerts sent Friday 10 August 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
We are asking Portsmouth residents to be aware of scam callers posing as police ...
Sent by : Jack Backwell (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)
Northamptonshire Police
I heard of this scam the other day.  I am not sure if this is happening aro...
Sent by : Natasha Fountain (Police, PCSO, East Northants)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Dear subscriber, You are receiving this email because we want to know about y...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 09 August 2018

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
On 15th June this year my colleague PC Nick Westmacott sent out a community aler...
Sent by : Garrett Gloyn (Police, PS, Cirencester)
Police Scotland
Police Scotland's Sergeant Steven Gillies will be speaking at an event aim...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)
Hampshire Constabulary
‘Hampshire Police and Trading Standards want to remind people not to be pr...
Sent by : Barry Towler (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)
Hampshire Constabulary
‘Hampshire Police and Trading Standards want to remind people not to be pr...
Sent by : Barry Towler (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)
Hampshire Constabulary
Hampshire Police and Trading Standards want to remind people not to be pressured...
Sent by : Barry Towler (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 August 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 8th August 2018 for Ascot.   NO CRIME...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 1st August 2018 for Maidenhead.   I u...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
  This message is dated Wednesday 1st August 2018 for Windsor.  ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 August 2018

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Thames Valley Police
Door-to-door and courier fraud   Door-to-door scams ...
Sent by : Adam Whiting (Police , PCSO, Banbury)

Alerts sent Monday 06 August 2018

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Humberside Police
Scammers use false identities on Social Media (for example: Facebook) to make fr...
Sent by : Steven Dennison (Police,Sgt,Cybercrime)
Thames Valley Police
We would like to make residents aware of some door-to-door scams/potential rogue...
Sent by : Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)

Alerts sent Saturday 04 August 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Hello good afternoon this is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like to make people aware...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)

Alerts sent Friday 03 August 2018

Alert title
Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch
To all registered members in the County, Please be aware that a member receiv...
Sent by : Ian Fearnley (NHWN, Administrator, Northants NHW)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Plain Text: Watch out for these fake British Gas refund emails. We...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 August 2018

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Dorset Police is alerting local residents about the latest phone and online scam...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
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 Wednesday 01 August 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 1st August 2018 for Ascot.     ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 1st August 2018 for Windsor.   I unde...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 1st August 2018 for Maidenhead.   I u...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
Subject:  Could the caller at your door be a potential burglar! Resident...
Sent by : Jon Morris (Police, Administrator, Bracknell)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Gift Card Scam   The following message has been circulated by Retaile...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 31 July 2018

Alert title
Sussex Police
31/07/2018 A fake Costa Coffee voucher scam is catching people out on What...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Dorset Alert
10:22 : Scam Alert
Sherborne rural neighbourhood Policing Team continues to receive reports around ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Dorset Alert
10:21 : Scam Alert
Sherborne rural neighbourhood Policing Team continues to receive reports around ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 30 July 2018

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a man carrying out a ‘ringing the changes&rsq...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 30th July 2018 for Windsor.   FIRST: Re ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 30th July 2018 for Ascot.   NO CRIME TO ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 27 July 2018

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
**** Please pass on to friends and family **** Good afternoon, Officers in E...
Sent by : Craig Marshall (Police, Constable, Ayrshire)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th July 2018 for Ascot.   NO CRIME TO ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th July 2018 for Windsor.   To begin, ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th July 2018 for Maidenhead.   To begi...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Hampshire Constabulary
10:14 : Cyber Crime
Good morning, Hampshire Police would like to make you aware of the following ...
Sent by : Elise Berry (Police, PCSO, Fareham District)
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
A Sherborne resident has received a telephone call from a person claiming to be ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
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 Wednesday 25 July 2018

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
20:02 : Scam Alert
Dear Members of South Leicester. Hello, hope you all are well and keeping coo...
Sent by : Ali Haq (Leicestershire Police,PCSO,South Leicester)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 25th July 2018 for Windsor.   FIRST: ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 25th July 2018 for Ascot.    CRI...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 25th July 2018 for Maidenhead.   FIRS...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
12:11 : Email Scam
Sextortion Phishing scam   Police Scotland have received numerous rep...
Sent by : Carole Smith (Police, Constable, Shetland)
Hampshire Constabulary
Recently we have been notified of telephone scams going around your area. Please...
Sent by : Elise Berry (Police, PCSO, Fareham District)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 July 2018

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Hello good afternoon this is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like to make people aware...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)
Hampshire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam , We have been made aware that the itunes gift card / vouch...
Sent by : Mica Coppin (Police, PCSO, Eastleigh District)
Thames Valley Police
Knowledge is power in the fight against scams – Aylesbury Vale   ...
Sent by : Diane Brown (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Aylesbury Vale LPA)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
I have recently been made aware of a scam involving mobile phones - the 'sim...
Sent by : Samantha Campbell (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Monday 23 July 2018

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 23rd July 2018 for Ascot.   NO CRIME TO ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)