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Containing the tag : "cold caller" (87 results)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 October 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear All,   Police in Edinburgh recently have received reports of scam ph...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Friday 16 October 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
We’ve been made aware of men going door-to-door in the Clydesdale area...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Monday 12 October 2020

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Humberside Police
Hi just a reminder for residents not to accept work from companies knocking on y...
Sent by : Chris ARNOLD (Police ,PCSO ,Grimsby East )
Humberside Police
Hi just a reminder for residents not to accept work from companies knocking on y...
Sent by : Chris ARNOLD (Police ,PCSO ,Grimsby East )

Alerts sent Sunday 11 October 2020

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Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch
Cumbria Trading Standards advice to consumers following launch of government&rsq...
Sent by : Joseph Murray (NHWN, Administrator, Cumbria)
Cheshire Constabulary
Good Morning, Over the past week or so, we have received word of a new scam g...
Sent by : Scott Watson (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)

Alerts sent Wednesday 07 October 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a man cold calling in the area of Yelverton on Tues...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Tuesday 29 September 2020

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Staffordshire Police
21:55 : Cold Callers
A lady on a neighbouring patch has recently had a cold caller take a sum of mone...
Sent by : Nick Warrilow (Police, PCSO, Stoke North)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 September 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
12:22 : Cold Callers
Good afternoon Sir or madam Police are urging residents in Ilkley and Silsden to...
Sent by : Rebecca Walker (Police, Neighbourhood Support Officer, Bradford)
West Yorkshire Police
12:21 : Cold Callers
Good afternoon Sir or madam Police are urging residents in Ilkley and Silsden to...
Sent by : Rebecca Walker (Police, Neighbourhood Support Officer, Bradford)
Dorset Alert
Detectives investigating a series of burglaries in the Talbot Wood area of Bourn...
Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

Alerts sent Friday 18 September 2020

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Lancashire Constabulary
We were made aware yesterday that two males, claiming to be ex offenders, were s...
Sent by : Darren Carr (Police,Sergeant - Ormskirk,SOUTH - West Lancashire)
Lancashire Constabulary
We were made aware yesterday that two males, claiming to be ex offenders, were s...
Sent by : Darren Carr (Police,Sergeant - Ormskirk,SOUTH - West Lancashire)
Lancashire Constabulary
We were made aware yesterday that two males, claiming to be ex offenders, were s...
Sent by : Darren Carr (Police,Sergeant - Ormskirk,SOUTH - West Lancashire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
12:00 : Scams Update
Fixed Penalty Notice Scam A consumer sent us this scam email he received,...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 September 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
SYP have received reports that canvassers have been visiting people's homes in t...
Sent by : Roy Pittendrigh (Police, PC, Rotherham North)

Alerts sent Monday 07 September 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Bogus Callers – Edinburgh   Residents in Edinburgh are being remind...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Friday 04 September 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
Hello, We wanted to share some important crime prevention advice with you, fo...
Sent by : Wes Hutchins (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 03 September 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
  Preventing Doorstep Crime Doorstep crime is the name given to crimes ...
Sent by : Donna Fenner (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough & East Northants)

Alerts sent Wednesday 02 September 2020

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Dorset Alert
NORTH DORSET STURMINSTER NEWTON AREA A further vehicle was involved at the...
Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 26 August 2020

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Staffordshire Police
20:36 : Cold callers
Earlier today, I saw 2 males knocking on doors along Carlton Avenue. I know ther...
Sent by : Nick Warrilow (Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Hampshire Constabulary
Police today conducted a reassurance call to an elderly resident of Wickham...
Sent by : Barry Towler (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)
Hampshire Constabulary
Police today conducted a reassurance call to an elderly resident of Wickham...
Sent by : Barry Towler (Police, PCSO, Winchester district)

Alerts sent Tuesday 25 August 2020

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Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Good morning,  We...
Sent by : Jason Hare (Police, PCSO, Grimsby West)

Alerts sent Saturday 22 August 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
08:40 : Information
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 20 August 2020

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Thames Valley Police
We have received an increased number of reports of cold callers approaching elde...
Sent by : Ffion Jones (Police, Communications Assistant , HQ South)

Alerts sent Wednesday 19 August 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
13:13 : Cold Callers
There have been a number of reports of Cold Callers in the Rural East Devon area...
Sent by : Chris Bolsover (Police, PCSO, Axminster)
Cheshire Constabulary
13:09 : cold callers
Scam Warning: Cold callers operating in the Borough Halton Trading Standar...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Monday 17 August 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
11:57 : Cold callers
We have been made aware that there may be rogue traders operating in Barnstaple,...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 12 August 2020

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West Yorkshire Police
Dear Sir or madam Police in Ilkley are urging residents to be vigilant following...
Sent by : Rebecca Walker (Police, Neighbourhood Support Officer, Bradford)

Alerts sent Tuesday 11 August 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
Good afternoon, Hampshire Trading Standards continue to receive a high volume...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)
West Mids Police
Dear resident, We have seen a rise in cases of bogus officials in the recent ...
Sent by : Rhys Rose (Police,Police community support officer,Sandwell)
Hampshire Constabulary
Good Morning Sir or madam , another glorious day. Don’t forget to drink pl...
Sent by : Mica Woodcock (Police, PCSO, Eastleigh District)
Staffordshire Police
Police have received a report of a possible 'Rogue Trader' active in the Chaseto...
Sent by : Leon Worden (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Burntwood, Chasetown, Chase Terrace - Lichfield Neighbourhood)

Alerts sent Monday 10 August 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
11:47 : Cold Callers
We have been made aware that there may be cold callers handing out flyers advert...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Notts Police
08:13 : Cold Callers
The people of East leake and the surrounding area need to be aware that the ‘doo...
Sent by : Carren Tate (Police, Staff, Rushcliffe)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 August 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
Today at about 11am on Stone Close in Wollaston there has been some cold ca...
Sent by : Donna Fenner (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough & East Northants)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 August 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
Good afternoon, We have received further reports that Cold Callers/Rogue Trad...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)

Alerts sent Tuesday 04 August 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
Good morning, I'd like to make you aware of the following: On the 03/0...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 July 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
Warning of Rogue Traders/Cold CallersSouth Yorkshire Police are investigating re...
Sent by : Elli-May Mansell (Police,PCSO,South Yorkshire Police)
Scottish Borders Council
Following the incident reported to us Paxton last week, we have received reports...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 July 2020

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Slough Council
15:32 : Cold callers
We have been made aware of cold callers going door to door in the borough. The ...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 July 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch
Cold callers  on Compton Road N21 if these cold callers knock and are rude ...
Sent by : Richard McCafferty (NWN, MSA Rep Safer Neighbour Board , Enfield London Brough )
Lancashire Constabulary
Cold callers have been reported operating in your area.  Specifically, roof...
Sent by : Neil Thomas (Police, PCSO, WEST - Wyre)

Alerts sent Sunday 26 July 2020

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Neighbourhood Watch
Cannon Street N21 has reported of very aggressive amount of cold callers on this...
Sent by : Richard McCafferty (NWN, MSA Rep Safer Neighbour Board , Enfield London Brough )
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood watch network Enfield has received a complaint if Cold Callers bei...
Sent by : Richard McCafferty (NWN, MSA Rep Safer Neighbour Board , Enfield London Brough )

Alerts sent Friday 24 July 2020

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Scottish Borders Council
Incidents involving cold callers offering gardening work in Paxton have been rep...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 July 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
09:01 : Cold callers
We have been informed that there may be persons offering generators and tools fo...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 17 July 2020

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West Mids Police
It has been reported to police that cold callers were in Hall Green yesterday.Th...
Sent by : Corinne Devey (Police, PCSO, Birmingham East, Hall Green)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland have been informed of cold callers in the Brid...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 July 2020

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Lincolnshire Police
Good Afternoon this is Pcso Bennett from The Suttons NPT, On 16/07/2020 Bridge R...
Sent by : Fylippa Bennett (Police, PCSO, The Suttons)
Devon and Cornwall Police
 Intelligence suggests rogue traders may be operating in the Pinhoe area of...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 July 2020

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West Mids Police
Hi, PC 21249 Mark Williams here. I do hope you all are keeping well.Now we are e...
Sent by : Mark Williams (Police,Police Constable,Birmingham East, Hall Green, Springfield)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a male cold calling selling mattresses in the South...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Sunday 12 July 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
08:03 : Cold callers
scam Warning: Cold callers operating in the Borough Halton Trading Standar...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Saturday 11 July 2020

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

Alerts sent Friday 10 July 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a scam cold caller phoning a resident in Barnstaple...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a scam cold caller phoning a resident in Barnstaple...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
We have received a report of a scam cold caller phoning a resident in Barnstaple...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Thursday 09 July 2020

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Dorset Alert
Good Afternoon, I am sure that you have all noticed how much busier it is on ...
Sent by : Elaine Ryan (Police, Prevention Department, Dorset)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 July 2020

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Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley police have received reports of "Cold Callers"  in ...
Sent by : Jon Morris (Police, Administrator, Bracknell)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley police have received reports of cold callers in the Wokingham Boro...
Sent by : Karen Collins (Police, Admin/Co-ordinator, Wokingham)

Alerts sent Friday 26 June 2020

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Dorset Alert
09:29 : cold caller
Yesterday we had some reports of a cold caller/Nottingham Knocker in the areas o...
Sent by : Alex Bishop (Dorset Police, PCSO 5404, Beaminster )

Alerts sent Wednesday 24 June 2020

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 24th June 2020 for Maidenhead.   FIRST:&n...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 24th June 2020 for Ascot.   A VERY GOOD 4...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 19 June 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
#Longmoor NPT would like to make you aware of the following incident where an un...
Sent by : John Payne (Police, PCSO, East Ha)

Alerts sent Thursday 18 June 2020

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Surrey Police
Mole Valley Beat Bulletin Thursday 18   Fly-tipper nabbed in process of d...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Sunday 14 June 2020

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Notts Police
18:55 : Cold callers
We have had reports from residents in Bingham about a company offering insulatio...
Sent by : Howard Shinn (Police, PC 1603, Keyworth North & South, Tollerton, Wolds and Nevile (Rushcliffe South)

Alerts sent Saturday 13 June 2020

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Staffordshire Police
Please be aware that there are males in the area knocking on doors offering gard...
Sent by : Julia Wells (Police, PCSO, Burton Urban)

Alerts sent Friday 12 June 2020

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West Mids Police
14:38 : Cold callers
Good afternoon.I have an amount of cold callers posters if anyone would like one...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)
West Mids Police
14:35 : Cold callers
Good afternoon.I have an amount of cold callers posters if anyone would like one...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 June 2020

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West Mids Police
18:48 : Cold Callers
Good evening.The Tettenhall,Penn and Merry Hill Team have been made aware of doo...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)
West Mids Police
18:45 : Cold Callers
Good evening.The Tettenhall, Penn and Merry Hill Police Team have been made awar...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)
West Mids Police
18:43 : Cold callers
Good evening.The Tettenhall Team have been made aware of door to door sales call...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)
West Mids Police
18:40 : Cold callers
Good evening.The Tettenhall Team have been made aware of door to door sales call...
Sent by : Helen Denyer (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 June 2020

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Surrey Police
Mole Valley Beat Bulletin  Tues 02June 2020   Officers out respondin...
Sent by : Andy Reid (Surrey Police, InTheKnow.Community Administrator, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 May 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police in North Devon have received reports of gardening services being offered ...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

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 & East Northants)

Alerts sent Tuesday 12 May 2020

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Surrey Police
At the moment you are probably a bit more circumspect about answering the door, ...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 April 2020

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Wiltshire Police
Scams over the phone are nothing new, but, in the current climate, they are bein...
Sent by : Sian Rivers (Police, Communications Officer, HQ)

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 & East Northants)

Alerts sent Thursday 09 April 2020

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Dorset Alert
Good Afternoon, Whilst the current restrictions on staying at home mean that ...
Sent by : Elaine Ryan (Police, Prevention Department, Dorset)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 April 2020

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West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam ,Unfortunately despite the coronavirus, criminals st...
Sent by : Adam Robinson-Choongh (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 April 2020

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West Mids Police
Dear resident, Unfortunately despite the coronavirus, criminals still try and...
Sent by : Debbie Priest (Police, ECO, Dudley,)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Unfortunately despite the coronavirus, criminals still...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 06 April 2020

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West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam, Unfortunately despite the coronavirus, criminals...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)
West Mids Police
Unfortunately despite the coronavirus, criminals still try and commit crime in o...
Sent by : Peter Sturgeon (Police, Engagement Officer, Coventry)