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Containing the tag : "bogus" (88 results)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 May 2020

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West Mids Police
A very Good Evening to you all from the team, It has been brought to our atte...
Sent by : Shaun Evans (Police, PCSO, St Peter's,Park and Graiseley)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear All, With the brighter days and nights Police Scotland would like to rem...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Thursday 21 May 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
There have been a number of distraction burglaries in the county involving perso...
Sent by : Donna Fenner (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )
Cheshire Constabulary
07:45 : bogus caller
scam Warning: Bogus District Nurse in Halton Halton Trading Standards have...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 May 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 18 May 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
BOGUS WORKMEN / COLD CALLERS Following a report today of two males cold calli...
Sent by : Keri Jones (Police, Constable, Highlands and Island)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 May 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
These are dishonest tradespeople who often turn up unannounced. Due to the ti...
Sent by : NPT Support (Police, NPT Support, CD Calderdale)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 May 2020

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West Mids Police
Sir or madam This is an important message from your local police.  Pleas...
Sent by : Dawn Moreton (Police, PCSO, Moseley, Kingsheath)

Alerts sent Monday 11 May 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
Please see the attached leaflet about Bogus Officials, there's some crime preven...
Sent by : Chloe Barlow (Police, Constable, Leeds)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 May 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Over the last few days there have been reports of a person/s g...
Sent by : Luke Field (Police,PCSO,Birmingham West, Weoley Castle)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 May 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
21:29 : scam alert
scam Warning: HMRC Coronavirus Scam Expands Halton Trading Standards wants...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Saturday 25 April 2020

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Humberside Police
08:21 : SCAM ADVICE
Community Safety News Your Neighbourhood Policing Team have been made awar...
Sent by : Mark Raper (Police, PC, Isle of Axholme Central & South)

Alerts sent Friday 24 April 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear Resident,   We have received a report this week of a male attending ...
Sent by : Heather Clark (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 April 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
21:14 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Wednesday 22 April 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
Doorstep crime is the name given to crimes carried out by bogus callers and rogu...
Sent by : Donna Fenner (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 April 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
08:23 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police is committed to preventing and deterring doorstep crime ...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough & East Northants)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 April 2020

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Dorset Alert
Good Morning, We are advised that criminals are posing as Council officials o...
Sent by : Resilient Communities (Police, Prevention Department, Dorset)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 April 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam We have been made aware of a white male approximately ...
Sent by : Sally Stor (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West, Selly Oak Constituency, Bournville NHT)
Police Scotland
Wednesday 15th April 2020   DOOR STEP CRIME Even in these unprecedente...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Sir or madam Sir or madam Good afternoon During these unprece...
Sent by : Georgina Johnstone (Police Staff, Engagement Officer, Birmingham)

Alerts sent Tuesday 14 April 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
Hello allThere has been a number bogus officials calling on people in the commun...
Sent by : Mark Raynor (Police,Pcso,North east team sheffield)

Alerts sent Monday 13 April 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
SCAM ALERT – Edinburgh The following information / advice has been circ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 31 March 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Val McPherson Vice Chair Princes Risborough & Distric...
Sent by : Val McPherson BEM (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 March 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Information has been received from a Neighbourhood Watch member that there would...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 17 March 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear all,Criminals will seek to capitalise on any situation. A report has been r...
Sent by : Robert Mackay (Police, PC, Coventry)

Alerts sent Monday 16 March 2020

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West Mids Police
Good AfternoonSir or madam,I would like to make you aware of a recent message I ...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)

Alerts sent Friday 13 March 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam,Distraction burglary and bogus callersBE AWARE: A distraction ...
Sent by : Jake Green (Police, PCSO, Dudley Central)
South Yorkshire Police
10:13 : Bogus Caller
There has recently been reports of a bogus caller type incident on Park rd, Coni...
Sent by : Laura Johnson (Police,PCSO,Doncaster West)

Alerts sent Friday 06 March 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
There has been a recent increase in cold callers and rogue traders in the Swarcl...
Sent by : Natalie Smith (Police, NSO, LD Leeds)
West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam Burglars won't go to the trouble of breaking ...
Sent by : Mason Monger (Police,PCSO,Solihull)
West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam Burglars won't go to the trouble of breaking ...
Sent by : Mason Monger (Police,PCSO,Solihull)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 March 2020

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Humberside Police
Please be vigilant regarding bogus callers in the George Street area of Snaith. ...
Sent by : Samantha chandler (Police , PCSO, Snaith Airmyn Marahlands Goole)
Humberside Police
Suspicious circumstances reported in your area-Bogus Caller-Police Officer Dea...
Sent by : Tim Scott (Police, PCSO, New Waltham - Humberston-Haverstoe)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 March 2020

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

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 March 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
I have received some more reports of suspected fraudulent activity whereby phone...
Sent by : Robbie Stott (Cheshire Police, PCSO, Northwich)

Alerts sent Saturday 29 February 2020

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Thames Valley Police
Roofing Scams - how to recognise them and how to find a trusted trader. The f...
Sent by : Alison Drury (Police, PCSO, Kidlington)

Alerts sent Thursday 27 February 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear all, We have had a report of possible bogus workmen in your local area. ...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)
West Yorkshire Police
Bogus callers will try to con their way into your home to steal or trick you out...
Sent by : NPT Support (Police, NPT Support, CD Calderdale)

Alerts sent Wednesday 26 February 2020

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Evening, Fenstanton District Members –   Here is our weekly ...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)

Alerts sent Tuesday 25 February 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
Please see the attached leaflet regarding Bogus Callers. ...
Sent by : Chloe Barlow (Police, Constable, Leeds)

Alerts sent Saturday 22 February 2020

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West Mids Police
Good Afternoon,One of our residents has received a phone call from some one stat...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
West Mids Police
Good Afternoon,One of our residents on the East Park area has received a phone c...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 February 2020

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Humberside Police
A Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. On 20th February 20...
Sent by : Lawrence Grant (Police, PC, Community Beat Manager Brigg and Wolds)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear all, There has been an increase in Bogus Workmen/Distraction Theft incid...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Wednesday 19 February 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
Message sent on behalf of Trading Standards HOMEOWNERS WARNED TO BEWARE OF BO...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)
Northamptonshire Police
Message sent on behalf of Trading Standards HOMEOWNERS WARNED TO BEWARE OF BO...
Sent by : Susan Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Northamptonshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 18 February 2020

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West Mids Police
Good Evening Sir or madam, We have been made aware recently that the...
Sent by : Jakob Moloney (Police, PCSO, Handsworth Wood)
South Yorkshire Police
On The Woodlands in Armthorpe, several properties have been called on by an Ener...
Sent by : Elizabeth Taylor (Police, PCSO, Doncaster East)

Alerts sent Sunday 09 February 2020

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
From PCSO Debbie Collicott 49073 - Stroud Police.Please be on your guard for pho...
Sent by : Debbie Collicott (Police, PCSO, Stroud Rural)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 February 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
Please be aware we have had a suspicious incident in the Stainforth area yesterd...
Sent by : Jane Hamill (Police,PCSO,Doncaster East)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 February 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear all, Police Scotland has been made aware of potential Bogus workmen in t...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 January 2020

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West Mids Police
12:32 : Bogus Caller
Dear WM Now Users,We have received a call from a concerned member of the public ...
Sent by : Fleur Westwood (Police, PCSO, Dudley NPU Stourbridge)
West Mids Police
12:30 : Bogus Caller
Dear WM Now Users,We have received a call from a concerned member of the public ...
Sent by : Fleur Westwood (Police, PCSO, Dudley NPU Stourbridge)
West Mids Police
12:26 : Bogus Caller
Dear WM Now Users,We have received a call from a concerned member of the public ...
Sent by : Fleur Westwood (Police, PCSO, Dudley NPU Stourbridge)
West Mids Police
12:17 : Bogus Caller
Dear WM Now Users,We have received a call from a concerned member of the public ...
Sent by : Fleur Westwood (Police, PCSO, Dudley NPU Stourbridge)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 January 2020

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West Mids Police
Good evening Sir or madam,We have received reports of bogus callers and 'Notting...
Sent by : Adam Robinson-Choongh (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 January 2020

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Lancashire Constabulary
We are currently investigating in collaboration with Trading Standards reports o...
Sent by : Richard Fisher (Police, PCSO, WEST - Fylde)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
• You should never agree to have any work done by someone who is just passing by...
Sent by : Alison Cundy (Police, PCSO, Sheffield Central NHP)

Alerts sent Wednesday 22 January 2020

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Humberside Police
AROUND 14:50 ON THE 22/10 2 MALES WERE SEEN IN WOLD NEWTON, ASKING IF RESIDENTS ...
Sent by : Steve Sharp (Police,Pcso,Driffield)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Bogus calling around Hatton area very recently. Two males visited an elderly gen...
Sent by : Andrea Thompson (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Derby South )

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 January 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
East Renfrewshire Council Trading Standards Service are warning residents to be ...
Sent by : Carrie Batchelor (NHWN, Administrator, East Renfrewshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
This message is Distributed on Behalf of Forth Valley Police Division, Police Sc...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
FORTH VALLEY FINANCIAL HARM GROUP/ BOGUS WORKMEN ACTIVITY On Thursday 17th Ja...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Monday 20 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
Officers are urging people in Sheffield to be vigilant following two incidents i...
Sent by : Scott Sarson (Police, Sgt, Sheffield, North East Neighbourhood Team, Parson Cross)

Alerts sent Sunday 19 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
Distraction burglaryIf you're not sure who is at your door, don't open it. Check...
Sent by : Paul Cundy (South Yorkshire Police, PCSO, City Centre NHP)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 January 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
On Tuesday 14th January at lunch time there was a bogus Gas man calling at prope...
Sent by : Donna Fenner (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 January 2020

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Derbyshire Constabulary
We would to warned residents to be on their guard after reports of bogus builder...
Sent by : Mark Cox (Police, PCSO Supervisor, Derby East)

Alerts sent Saturday 11 January 2020

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Staffordshire Police
Within the last couple of days in the local area, a resident has fell victim to ...
Sent by : Demi Clark (Police,PCSO,Leek NPU)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 January 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear Reader, Over the last week the force as seen an increase in distraction bur...
Sent by : Louis Webb (Police, Police community support officert, Kingswinford, Wall Heath, Pensnett and Brockmoor)
West Mids Police
Dear Reader, Over the last week the force as seen an increase in distraction bur...
Sent by : Louis Webb (Police, Police community support officert, Kingswinford, Wall Heath, Pensnett and Brockmoor)
West Mids Police
Dear Reader, Over the last week the force as seen an increase in distraction bur...
Sent by : Louis Webb (Police, Police community support officert, Kingswinford, Wall Heath, Pensnett and Brockmoor)
West Mids Police
Dear Reader, Over the last week the force as seen an increase in distraction bur...
Sent by : Louis Webb (Police, Police community support officert, Kingswinford, Wall Heath, Pensnett and Brockmoor)
West Mids Police
Dear Reader, Over the last week the force as seen an increase in distraction bur...
Sent by : Louis Webb (Police, Police community support officert, Kingswinford, Wall Heath, Pensnett and Brockmoor)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 January 2020

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Wiltshire Police
Good Afternoon, We have had reports of person(s) attending addresses in Warmi...
Sent by : Helen Daveridge (Police, Neighbourhood PC, CPT Trowbridge)
Lincolnshire Police
Hello Sir or madam Bogus phone calls from HMRC have been reported in the Billing...
Sent by : Graeme Parrott (Police, Administrator, Bourne Station)

Alerts sent Sunday 05 January 2020

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West Mids Police
If unrequired gardening and home improvement services are offered by workmen and...
Sent by : Ashley Boyce (Police,PCSO,Birmingham East)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 January 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Have you, a neighbour, friend or family had a visit from persons offering to car...
Sent by : Fiona Drummond (Police, Constable, Greater Glasgow Division)

Alerts sent Sunday 22 December 2019

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam There has been reported an incident whereby a female has calle...
Sent by : Karen Sutton (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West Northfield Weoley)

Alerts sent Saturday 21 December 2019

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West Mids Police
Hi Sir or madam Please be aware, we have had reports of 3 white males, p...
Sent by : Sally Stor (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West, Selly Oak Constituency, Bournville NHT)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 December 2019

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South Yorkshire Police
We have received several reports of fraudsters contacting victims PRETENDING to ...
Sent by : Gavin Johnson (Police, PC, Action Fraud SPOC)

Alerts sent Monday 16 December 2019

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Staffordshire Police
Potential bogus officials have been seen in the Norton canes area. Information h...
Sent by : Laura Bainbridge (Police , PCSO , Cannock )

Alerts sent Thursday 12 December 2019

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Leicestershire Police
16:39 : Bogus Police
Good eveningWe are aware of several incidents reported where victims including t...
Sent by : Michelle Skingsley (Police, PC, Harborough and Wigston NPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 December 2019

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
We’re urging residents to be vigilant following a number of reports of sca...
Sent by : Tara Dundon (Police, Comms officer, Corp comms)

Alerts sent Tuesday 10 December 2019

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South Yorkshire Police
Please be aware that a middle aged male driving a dark coloured Landrover Discov...
Sent by : Elaine Hellewell (Police,PCSO,Sheffield West, Hillsborough)

Alerts sent Saturday 07 December 2019

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West Mids Police
21:18 : Bogus Caller
On Friday 6th December 2019 between 2 pm – 2.15 pm, a man wearing Sandwell Counc...
Sent by : Alan Wiltshire (Police, PCSO, Sandwell/Rowley/Tividale)

Alerts sent Friday 06 December 2019

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Derbyshire Constabulary
Please be aware that we have received a call in relation to persons door knockin...
Sent by : Carly Mattison (Police, PCSO, Belper )
Derbyshire Constabulary
We have recieved a report of people door knocking in the Belgrave Close area of ...
Sent by : Carly Mattison (Police, PCSO, Belper )