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Containing the tag : "text" (68 results)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 May 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We would like to make you aware of the following scam. As we are unable to info...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We would like to make you aware of the following scam. As we are unable to info...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)
Dorset Alert
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are currently processing tax refunds after the end...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Dorset Alert
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) are currently processing tax refunds after the end...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Thursday 03 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message   Scam Text from D.V.L.A.   Ne...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message   Scam Text   New variation on...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 April 2018

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
TEXT VERSION: What is phishing? Fraudulently sending emails purporting...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sent on behalf of the Scottish Partnership Against Rural Crime Scottish Gover...
Sent by : Brian Connel (NW Scotland, Administrator, NW Scotland )

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 April 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
  <img src="data:image/png;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQEAYABgAAD/2wBDAAo...
Sent by : Donald MacKay (Police, Constable, Argyll and West Dumbartonshire)

Alerts sent Friday 13 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch
We have received reports on two scams:- Firstly a Scam by Text People in o...
Sent by : Ian Fearnley (NHWN, Administrator, Northants NHW)

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)

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)

Alerts sent Tuesday 20 March 2018

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Dorset Alert
The Emergency SMS service lets deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 12 March 2018

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

Alerts sent Monday 05 March 2018

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Thames Valley Police
09:02 : Text Scam
DONT REPLY TO SARAH. The new text scam that you should NEVER reply to. Action fr...
Sent by : Louise Beaumont (Police, PCSO, Banbury)

Alerts sent Friday 16 February 2018

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Dorset Alert
The Emergency SMS service lets deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired people ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

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)

Alerts sent Monday 29 January 2018

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Derbyshire Police & Crime Commissioner
National Trading Standards have released their latest alert bulletin as below. ...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Office of the PCC, Digital Engagement Officer, Derbyshire)

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 Thursday 23 November 2017

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Thames Valley Police
Reading Police would like to make residents aware of a scam we know is happening...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Monday 20 November 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
Dear Petersfield Residents   We are sending out this Hants Alert so tha...
Sent by : Kathryn Morning (Police, PCSO, East Hampshire District)

Alerts sent Friday 03 November 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
                &nbs...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 November 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
    <img src="data:image/png;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQEAYABgA...
Sent by : Donald MacKay (Police, Constable, Argyll and West Dumbartonshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 31 October 2017

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Rural watch Alert: Please see below crime prevention message from the Scott...
Sent by : Daniel Sutherland (Police, wildlife crime liaison officer, Highlands and Islands)

Alerts sent Wednesday 18 October 2017

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Dorset Alert
HMRC tax refund scams HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will never send notific...
Sent by : Steve Willis (Dorset Police, PCSO 6144, East Dorset Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 09 October 2017

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Leicestershire Police
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF   Local Crime Alert Since the l...
Sent by : Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)
Bedfordshire Police
Fraudsters are posing as officials from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) an...
Sent by : Lesley Johnson (Bedfordshire Police, Crime Reduction Officer, Community Safety Dept)

Alerts sent Friday 06 October 2017

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Surrey Police
Alert: PPI fraudsters claiming to be from the FCA 5th October 2017 ...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 October 2017

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Surrey Police
1. Craddocks Avenue Ashtead. Just checking my files for NHW coordinator's. P...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 September 2017

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Dorset Alert
21:11 : Scam Alert
Alert: Fraudsters claiming to be from HMRC Fraudsters are contacting the elde...
Sent by : Steve Willis (Dorset Police, PCSO 6144, East Dorset Rural)

Alerts sent Sunday 24 September 2017

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Northamptonshire Police
Reports received to the police in South Northants area in relation to Scam Tex...
Sent by : Charlotte Morris (Police, Community Support Officer, Daventry & South Northants)

Alerts sent Friday 08 September 2017

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Hampshire Constabulary
11:29 : ITUNES SCAM
Sir or madam ITUNES GIFT CARDS FRAUD Police are warning people of a trend t...
Sent by : Emma Roberts (Police, PC, Eastleigh District)

Alerts sent Tuesday 08 August 2017

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Cheshire Constabulary
This is the text for my email. Here is another line of text....
Sent by : Peter Caldwell (Police, Digital Media Manager, Corporate Communications)

Alerts sent Friday 09 June 2017

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Surrey Police
Message sent by Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrato...
Sent by : David Howie (Surrey Police, Community Engagement Volunteer, Surrey Heath)

Alerts sent Friday 26 May 2017

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Smishing – the term used for SMS phishing – is an activity which ena...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Friday 12 May 2017

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Sussex Police
Friday, 12 May 2017 News, updates and appeals Community Speed Watch Pe...
Sent by : Juliet Mills (Police, Public Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 05 May 2017

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Dorset Alert
We have been made aware of a scam where people are receiving emails and text mes...
Sent by : James Marsh (Dorset Police, PCSO 5528, West Moors, St Leonards & Three Legged Cross)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 March 2017

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Cleveland Police
Crime Prevention and Cyber Crime Team Invitation Santander in Stockton Today, ...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)

Alerts sent Tuesday 14 March 2017

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Dorset Alert
4 scams to look out for Action Fraud is highlighting the latest scams based on ...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Monday 13 March 2017

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Surrey Police
Ref 45170024786   Alert: HMRC and iTunes gift card scam.   We are i...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 13 February 2017

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
We are aware of an email scam that is currently circulating, stating you are due...
Sent by : Amanda Large (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Peterborough)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
We are aware of an email scam that is currently circulating, stating you are due...
Sent by : Amanda Large (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Peterborough)

Alerts sent Friday 27 January 2017

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Dorset Alert
In the hundreds of cases reported to Action Fraud since May last year, fra...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 January 2017

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Wiltshire Police
15:06 : Cyber crime
Good Afternoon. I have been made aware of e-mails received from the HMRC repo...
Sent by : Mark Hough (Police, Community Coordinator, Wiltshire West Community Policing Team)

Alerts sent Friday 16 December 2016

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Dorset Alert
16:07 : HMRC SCAM
HMRC iTunes Voucher SCAM Fraudsters contact victims claiming to be from HM Reve...
Sent by : James Marsh (Dorset Police, PCSO 5528, West Moors, St Leonards & Three Legged Cross)

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 December 2016

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Slough Council
Residents who owe council tax may be contacted by phone or text before receiving...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 November 2016

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Dorset Alert
There has been a report of a text message purporting to be from HSBC. The tex...
Sent by : Alison Donnison (Dorset Police, PCSO 6500, Dorchester Town and Rural)

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 November 2016

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Neighbourhood Watch
HMRC phishing emails, texts and tax scams Hello NW member, Many people have ...
Sent by : Gill Riley (NHWN, Communication Administrator, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Monday 07 November 2016

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Cheshire Constabulary
 Fake bank texts / emails.   A Grange resident has been sent this te...
Sent by : Zoe Bowden (Police, PC, Runcorn LPU East Beat Mgmt)

Alerts sent Monday 24 October 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
17:40 : NHW UPDATE
  Message sent on behalf of Lynn Wareing, Watch Liaison Officer, South D...
Sent by : Lynn Wareing (Police, Watch Liaison Officer , South Division )

Alerts sent Tuesday 13 September 2016

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Dorset Alert
Dorset Police would like to make you aware of the following scams which have occ...
Sent by : James Marsh (Dorset Police, PCSO 5528, West Moors, St Leonards & Three Legged Cross)

Alerts sent Friday 09 September 2016

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

Alerts sent Wednesday 31 August 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam We're asking you to be vigilant and have a look at our ...
Sent by : Lynn Wareing (Police, Watch Liaison Officer , South Division )

Alerts sent Tuesday 23 August 2016

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Wiltshire Police
Fraudsters have been sending distressing messages to parents in the hope that th...
Sent by : Daisy McAninch (Police, Communications Officer , Devizes HQ)

Alerts sent Friday 19 August 2016

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Dorset Alert
09:00 : HMRC scam
Fraudsters contacting victims claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 August 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam We're asking you to be vigilant and have a look at our ...
Sent by : Lynn Wareing (Police, Watch Liaison Officer , South Division )

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 July 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
16:36 : Scam Alert
Dear Sir or madam Please be aware of a scam that is currently circulating in ...
Sent by : Louise Walker (Police, Watch Liaison Officer, WEST)

Alerts sent Sunday 17 July 2016

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Cheshire Constabulary
12:43 : Scam Text
A local resident has received a text from a supposed Doctor with a 'get rich...
Sent by : Gary Fulton (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU Knutsford PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 July 2016

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Scottish Borders Council
We have received information regarding a potential text scam.  A resident i...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Saturday 02 July 2016

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Hampshire Constabulary
Dear Residents, We have had several reports now in the Test Valley area of a ...
Sent by : Gemma Clark (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 June 2016

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Thames Valley Police
A 50-year-old man has been given a suspended sentence for the three month harass...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 17 June 2016

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Durham Constabulary
From attending public groups, reading Action Fraud data and from speaking with p...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 June 2016

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Lincolnshire Police
Report a drink driver: text DRINK (or) DRUG to 80800   Lincolnshire Pol...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Friday 13 May 2016

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Wiltshire Police
Wiltshire Police have launched a new text service for anyone affected by youths ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Monday 09 May 2016

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Fraudsters are sending phishing texts and e-mail messages to members of the publ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Friday 22 April 2016

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Durham Constabulary
Smishing is when fraudsters obtain personal details of a victim through SMS...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)

Alerts sent Saturday 23 April 2016

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Action Fraud (NFIB)
Fraudsters are texting members of the public offering a tax rebate. The text mes...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 April 2016

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Thames Valley Police
Wednesday 13th April – Rogue Trader Awareness Week “Be alert but...
Sent by : Christine Seal (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Wokingham LPA)