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Containing the tag : "courier fraud" (90 results)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 March 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
Police have been made aware of a Fraud Incident which occurred recently. The inc...
Sent by : Tobey Mason (Police, PCSO, East Hampshire District)

Alerts sent Monday 09 March 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
Police in Northamptonshire are again encouraging members of the public to make t...
Sent by : Kelly Noble (Police, Social Media Engagement Officer, Corporate Communications, Countywide)

Alerts sent Saturday 07 March 2020

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Northamptonshire Police
Police warning after fresh spate of courier fraud incident in Northamptonshire. ...
Sent by : Joe Devlin (Police, PCSO, Corby & Kettering Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 28 February 2020

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
Telephone fraud offences happening todayThis morning we have received two report...
Sent by : Nicholas Westmacott (Police, PC, Cirencester)

Alerts sent Thursday 27 February 2020

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Leicestershire Police
We need your help to prevent “Courier Fraud”!Please be aware of fraudsters targe...
Sent by : Rebecca Spilane (Leicestershire Police, Economic Crime Unit,Fraud Vulnerability Officer,Leicestershire)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is releasing CCTV of a man officers would like to speak to ...
Sent by : Cristina Bratu (Police, Comms, HQ)

Alerts sent Wednesday 19 February 2020

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Hampshire Constabulary
12:05 : Scam Alert
Have you heard of courier fraud?   We want to alert residents to a scam w...
Sent by : Marisa Charles (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 18 February 2020

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
**Please be aware of fraudsters targeting elderly and vulnerable victims are ope...
Sent by : Jo Upton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
**Please be aware of fraudsters targeting elderly and vulnerable victims are ope...
Sent by : Natalie Johnson (Police, PC, Stroud NPT)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
**Please be aware of fraudsters targeting elderly and vulnerable victims are ope...
Sent by : Natalie Johnson (Police, PC, Stroud NPT)

Alerts sent Wednesday 12 February 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
  Scam Awareness   Recently Cheshire Police have seen an increase i...
Sent by : Nichola Devey (Police, PCSO, Northwich)
Leicestershire Police
COURIER FRAUD – DO YOU HAVE AN ELDERLY NEIGHBOUR OR RELATIVE?We are warning peop...
Sent by : Michelle Skingsley (Police, PC, Leicestershire)
Leicestershire Police
Good morningPlease read the information below. This is important!COURIER FRAUD ...
Sent by : Michelle Skingsley (Police, PC, Leicestershire)

Alerts sent Monday 10 February 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Further to our messages regarding courier fraud we would like to remind resident...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Sunday 02 February 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
Dear Residents, Please be aware that Courier Fraud is becoming more prevalent an...
Sent by : Lisa Gamble (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
***ALERT***Cheshire residents are being targeted by fraudsters claiming to be Po...
Sent by : Kerry Hancock (Police, Community Support Officer, Macclesfield Beat C)

Alerts sent Saturday 01 February 2020

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Wiltshire Police
Dear MembersPlease could you take some time to read the attached leaflet.kind re...
Sent by : Lucy Wileman (Police, Neighbourhood PC, CPT Amesbury)

Alerts sent Friday 31 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
We have received several incidents in relation to "Courier Fraud"Just becau...
Sent by : PAM THOMPSON (POLICE,PCSO,SHEFFIELD WEST, CROOKES, CROSSPOOL)
Thames Valley Police
On Wednesday (29/1) an 80-year-old resident from Oxford received a phone call fr...
Sent by : Michelle Beahan (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Oxford LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 January 2020

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Sussex Police
12:51 : News Letter
30 January 2020 News and appeals APPEAL Anyone who has had a bike ...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
12:47 : News Letter
30 January 2020 News and appeals APPEAL Anyone who has had a bike ...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Good morning,We are aware that a number of people in the Stroud area have receiv...
Sent by : Victoria Brinton (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Gloucestershire)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Gloucestershire Constabulary is urging people to make older or vulnerable relati...
Sent by : Mark Lifton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good afternoon, we are sending this alert to ALL of our users due to the increa...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)
Sussex Police
Wednesday 29th January 2020 News and appeals Sussex Police warns of danger ...
Sent by : Janice Brown (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Wednesday 29th January 2020 Crime summary  Burglary   Reference...
Sent by : Janice Brown (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 January 2020

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear subscriber, You may recall earlier this month we warned of ‘c...
Sent by : Lauren Alexander (Police, Senior Communications Officer, Cambridgeshire Constabulary)

Alerts sent Monday 27 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
PLEASE SPEAK TO ELDERLY FAMILY MEMBERS AND NEIGHBOURS What is Courier Fraud? ...
Sent by : Caroline Griffiths (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
Courier fraud: conning people out of PINs and credit card details.In most cases ...
Sent by : Beth George (Police, Great Boughton PCSO, Chester LPU)

Alerts sent Sunday 26 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
08:40 : scam alert
scam Warning: A Rise In Courier Fraud Crimes Cheshire Police have issued t...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Saturday 25 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good morning, all, Victims in Cheshire have lost almost £100k in the mo...
Sent by : Matthew Smith (Police, Northwich LPU, Winsford Wharton PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 24 January 2020

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Leicestershire Police
Courier fraud occurs when a fraudster contacts victims by telephone claiming to ...
Sent by : Steve Adams (Police, PCSO, Market Harborough Lutterworth 40 Beat)

Alerts sent Saturday 25 January 2020

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Sussex Police
Saturday 25th January 2020 News and Alerts Sussex Police Warns Of Danger...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 24 January 2020

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Sussex Police
Friday 24th January 2020 News and Alerts January Fraud Newsletter, Couri...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Fraudsters are contacting Gloucestershire residents pretending to be either pol...
Sent by : Jo Upton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)
Sussex Police
Friday 24th January 2020 News and Alerts Fraud Newsletter Jan 2020 Couri...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 January 2020

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Surrey Police
Dear Sir or madam, Welcome to this special edition of our regular fraud newsl...
Sent by : Lindsay Abbassi (Surrey Police, Lead Communications Officer, Corporate Comms)
Sussex Police
Thursday 23rd January 2020 News and Alerts Lewes District Busy week for ...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 22 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
What is courier fraud?Fraudsters cold call you pretending to be from your bank, ...
Sent by : Alison Cundy (Police, PCSO, Sheffield Central NHP)

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
What it is Courier fraud occurs when a fraudster contacts victims by teleph...
Sent by : Chris Hodgson (Police, Community Support Officer, Warrington)
West Mids Police
Good Morning Sir or madam Action Fraud is warning the public to be wary of couri...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)

Alerts sent Monday 20 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
Cheshire police has issued an urgent warning to the public after three elderly v...
Sent by : Beth George (Police, Great Boughton PCSO, Chester LPU)

Alerts sent Friday 17 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
The force's fraud team is this week supporting a national drive to tackle courie...
Sent by : Jane Hamill (Police,PCSO,Doncaster East)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 January 2020

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Cheshire Constabulary
14:53 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Sussex Police
Thursday 16th January 2020 News and Alerts Lewes District Advice to rura...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Thursday 16th January 2020 News and Alert Eastbourne District Appeal for...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Thursday 16th January 2020 News and Appeals Wealden District Police appe...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 January 2020

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear subscriber, We are urging members of the public to be aware of instances...
Sent by : Lauren Alexander (Police, Senior Communications Officer, Cambridgeshire Constabulary)
Lincolnshire Police
Good morning.  This is a message from Lincolnshire Police Crime Prevention ...
Sent by : Gillian Fleet (Police, Preventing financial fraud officer, Lincolnshire)
Bedfordshire Police
Bedfordshire Police is supporting a national campaign targeting courier fraud an...
Sent by : Leigh Smith (Police, Communications Admin, Communications)
Leicestershire Police
10:43 : News Letter
JOIN US ON SOCIAL MEDIAFollow our social media channels, to keep up-to-date with...
Sent by : Laura Bolton (Police, PCSO, Market Harborough LPU)

Alerts sent Tuesday 14 January 2020

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South Yorkshire Police
What is courier fraud?Fraudsters cold call you pretending to be from your bank, ...
Sent by : Alison Cundy (Police, PCSO, Sheffield Central NHP)

Alerts sent Monday 13 January 2020

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Peterborough Burglary report for last 7 days   There have been 9 burglari...
Sent by : Amanda Large (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Peterborough)
Northamptonshire Police
What’s courier fraud?Criminals typically carry out courier fraud by cold calling...
Sent by : Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough)
Wiltshire Police
Figures from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau show courier fraud is on the...
Sent by : Philip Mackie (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Friday 10 January 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Please can you pass this message on to family, friends and social groups? Wha...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please can you pass this message on to family, friends and social groups? Wha...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please can you pass this message on to family, friends and social groups?  ...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Please can you pass this message on to family, friends and social groups?  ...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Thursday 09 January 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Please can you pass this message on to family, friends and social groups? We ne...
Sent by : Kim Foster (Police, Crime Prevention Officer, Barnstaple)
West Mids Police
Fraudsters want your PIN and bank card - don't let them scare you into giving th...
Sent by : Steven Poston (Police,PCSO,Walsall. Bloxwich.)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 January 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
From Inspector Antonia Weeks Exmouth Police are warning residents to st...
Sent by : Antonia Weeks (Police, Sector Inspector, Exmouth and Ottery St Mary)

Alerts sent Monday 06 January 2020

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Devon and Cornwall Police
#CourierFraud Between August 2017 and July 2019, victims of courier fraud los...
Sent by : Chris Bolsover (Police, PCSO, Axminster)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 December 2019

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Thames Valley Police
Courier Fraud is becoming more sophisticated and we have recently received multi...
Sent by : Michelle Beahan (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Oxford LPA)
Thames Valley Police
-Safety Advice- Thames valley Police is warning residents to be vigilant follow...
Sent by : Jon Morris (Police, Administrator, Bracknell)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hello Sir or madam In the last two days we have received three reports of Courie...
Sent by : Sophie Elliott (Police, Digital Communications Officer, LANCS - All)

Alerts sent Sunday 15 December 2019

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Leicestershire Police
Dear Members,We have been made aware of several incidents of fraud involving cou...
Sent by : Tushar Joshi (Police,Police community support officer,Eastern Counties)

Alerts sent Monday 09 December 2019

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

Alerts sent Thursday 05 December 2019

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West Mids Police
Good Evening,We have seen an increase in Fraud over the last few weeks, includi...
Sent by : Nicola Rance (Police, PCSO, Penn, Merry Hill, Tettenhall Regis and Tettenhall Wightwick)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 December 2019

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West Mids Police
There have been a degree of Courier Fraud scams in the area with the elderly bei...
Sent by : Corinne Devey (Police, PCSO, Birmingham East, Hall Green)
Northamptonshire Police
Detectives are urging people to never give out financial details if they are col...
Sent by : Kelly Noble (Police, Social Media Engagement Officer, Corporate Communications, Countywide)

Alerts sent Saturday 30 November 2019

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West Mids Police
Dear Residents of Stechford & Yardley North Please be aware that Card Collection...
Sent by : Kenneth Walters (Police, PCSO, Stechford)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Please see the below advice, can you please circulate to your fa...
Sent by : PHILIP UPTON (POLICE, SGT, West Midlands)

Alerts sent Friday 29 November 2019

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West Mids Police
Over the past few weeks there has been an increase in Courier Fraud whereby phon...
Sent by : Adam Ahmad (Police, PCSO, Washwood Heath)

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 November 2019

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Dorset Alert
Nearly two thirds of courier fraud victims were women over 75. Here's how you ca...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)

Alerts sent Saturday 23 November 2019

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Northamptonshire Police
What’s courier fraud?Criminals typically carry out courier fraud by cold calli...
Sent by : Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 November 2019

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Surrey Police
Courier fraud occurs when victims are phoned out of the blue, usually by someone...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Monday 11 November 2019

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police issue warning after five courier fraud incidents  ...
Sent by : Les Conopo (Police, Community Support Officer, Daventry & South Northants)

Alerts sent Sunday 10 November 2019

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Northamptonshire Police
Door-to-door scamsMany legitimate businesses sell products door-to-door; gas, el...
Sent by : Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 November 2019

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Action Fraud warns public of courier fraud after £10.5 million reported lo...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Action Fraud warns public of courier fraud after £10.5 million reported lo...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Action Fraud warns public of courier fraud after £10.5 million reported lo...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
  Action Fraud warns public of courier fraud after £10.5 million rep...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Action Fraud warns public of courier fraud after £10.5 million reported lo...
Sent by : Shirley Craft (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Tuesday 05 November 2019

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West Yorkshire Police
Courier Fraud This week marks the beginning of Cyber Protect's newest ca...
Sent by : Gemma Colley (Police, Digital Dev, Headquarters)
West Yorkshire Police
If you get a call from your bank or the police asking you to transfer money to a...
Sent by : Adele Fox (Police,Neighbourhood Support Officer ,North East Leeds)

Alerts sent Monday 04 November 2019

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Neighbourhood Watch
Good Morning All, Starting today is “Courier Fraud Awareness Month.” In most ca...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)

Alerts sent Friday 25 October 2019

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Wiltshire Police
We are alerting people to a number of frauds recently reported to us which ...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Sussex Police
Friday 25th October 2019 News and appeals   Police Licensing Checks ...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 21 October 2019

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South Yorkshire Police
Our Fraud PROTECT Officer Andy Foster has issued some guidance to the public abo...
Sent by : Corporate Communications4 (Police, Corporate Communications, South Yorkshire)