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TELEPHONE GIFT CARD SCAM

Alert message sent 15/04/2019 11:45:00

Information sent on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch Scotland


The following information was recently circulated by Police Scotland

Fraudsters and scammers use a variety of methods when they target victims.  Recently we've seen members of the community fall foul of a telephone gift card scam.

The fraudsters claim to be from a Government Department and allege the victim owes money and demand payment. We want to highlight this scam so we can all help prevent it and keep each other safe.

Please click the following link to hear how you can avoid becoming a victim of this type of scam:- https://youtu.be/yRBjwNIQFHs

#ShutOutScammers
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Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

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