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Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Saturday 23 October 2021

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Cheshire Constabulary
A new emergency hotline has been launched for people to report and check financi...
Sent by : Nick Jarvis (Police, Community Support Officer, Nantwich Rural)
Cheshire Constabulary
Good afternoon all. As I am sure you are aware I only try to send out messages ...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
11:06 : SCAM ALERT
A message from PCSO Diana Wiggins 20322: We have recently been made awar...
Sent by : Diana Wiggins (Police, PCSO, Northwich)

Alerts sent Friday 22 October 2021

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Lancashire Constabulary
DearSir or madam Fraud detectives have issued a warning following multiple repor...
Sent by : Lancashire News (Police, Lancashire Constabulary, Headquarters)

Alerts sent Thursday 21 October 2021

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The latest Scam Share Bulletin from Trading Standards Scotland is attached withi...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Notts Police
We have unfortunately received a spike of Action Fraud reports from individuals ...
Sent by : Fiona Price (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 October 2021

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Thames Valley Police
Parents warned over sneaky WhatsApp scammers that impersonate their teens asking...
Sent by : Wesley Smith (Police, PCSO, Chipping Norton)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 October 2021

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Cheshire Constabulary
13:43 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,                   ...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 18 October 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
15:23 : scam warning
 Warning: TV’s sold from the back of vans Halton Trading Standards w...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please see advice from Banks about preventing fraudsters obtaining your Bank det...
Sent by : Philip Wilkinson (Police, Community Support Officer, Warrington Ward PCSO)

Alerts sent Sunday 17 October 2021

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Staffordshire Police
Please be aware of Covid Pass Fraud, criminals are using the NHS Covid Pass as a...
Sent by : Karen Terry (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
Please be aware of Covid Pass Fraud, criminals are using the NHS Covid Pass as a...
Sent by : Karen Terry (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 October 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
     Stop SCAMS UK   A new emergency hotline has been la...
Sent by : Wendy Dalton (Cheshire Police, Ellesmere Port LPU, Whitby PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 15 October 2021

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Surrey Police
16:26 : Scam Alert
Christmas e-cards are an eco-friendly way to send Christmas greetings to your lo...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 October 2021

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Cheshire Constabulary
We have recently been contacted by several victims of online ‘sextortion’ fraud,...
Sent by : Matt Kirkham (Police, Police Community Support Officer Coach, WARR)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 October 2021

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Humberside Police
Suspicious circumstances reported in your area There have been a number of...
Sent by : Robert Dove (Police, PCSO, Grimsby West Immingham )
Humberside Police
Suspicious circumstances reported in your area There have been a number of r...
Sent by : Robert Dove (Police, PCSO, Grimsby West Immingham )
Humberside Police
Awareness Scam Prevention Advice Awareness of a male attending addresses s...
Sent by : Teresa Huxford (Police, PCSO, Grimsby East - Croft Baker)

Alerts sent Monday 11 October 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Val McPherson Vice Chair of Princes Risborough & Dist...
Sent by : Val McPherson BEM (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Val McPherson Vice Chair of Princes Risborough & Dist...
Sent by : Val McPherson BEM (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Friday 08 October 2021

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Lancashire Constabulary
SPOTTING SCAM PHONE CALLSLook out for the following signs of a scam call:the cal...
Sent by : Matthew Thornton (Police, PCSO, Lancaster, City centre )
Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Over the past couple of days, we have become aware of a new t...
Sent by : Scott Walmsley (Police,PCSO - Blackburn,East - Blackburn)
Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Over the past couple of days, we have become aware of a new te...
Sent by : Scott Walmsley (Police,PCSO - Blackburn,East - Blackburn)
Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Over the past couple of days, we have become aware of a new t...
Sent by : Scott Walmsley (Police,PCSO - Blackburn,East - Blackburn)
Hampshire Constabulary
Good evening residents of Test Valley, We have had a few reports of Rogue Tra...
Sent by : Conor Hill (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)
Lancashire Constabulary
14:12 : Scam alert
Do you have elderly friends and relatives? We want to alert you to a scam tar...
Sent by : Karl Smith (Police, PCSO, WEST - Morecambe)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
https://mailchi.mp/00d0e7ef60d3/scam-share This weeks bulletin contains u...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 October 2021

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Leicestershire Police
Hello, Another overall good week regarding crime in Burbage. We did though re...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Tuesday 05 October 2021

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Thames Valley Police
Please be aware of the ongoing utility bills SCAM, residents in Oxford receivin...
Sent by : Ahmed Mohamed (Police, PCSO, Oxford Cowley)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
We have been alerted to a potential new scam where a message has been received o...
Sent by : Katy Perrett (Police, PCSO, Cotswolds)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association We ha...
Sent by : Geoff Pegg (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley, Wycombe LPA, High Wycombe, Hazlemere, Marlow )
Derbyshire Constabulary
We have seen an increase recently in courier fraud related scams taking place ac...
Sent by : Cheryl Swan (Police, Comms and engagement officer, Force)

Alerts sent Monday 04 October 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Dorset Police is urging the public to remain vigilant following reports of scams...
Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
19:03 : Scam alert
⚠️ Scam Alert ⚠️ Please be aware when selling items...
Sent by : Katie Edwards (Police, Community Safety Department, Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 03 October 2021

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West Mids Police
10:37 : Spoofing
Please be aware, if you receive a text from your bank,tech provider or a parcel ...
Sent by : Steve Cosford (Police, PCSO, Wednesfield North and South NPU)
West Mids Police
10:35 : Spoofing
Please be aware, if you receive a text from your bank,tech provider or a parcel ...
Sent by : Steve Cosford (Police, PCSO, Wednesfield North and South NPU)

Alerts sent Thursday 30 September 2021

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Gloucestershire Constabulary
We all receive numerous scam communications every day. Reporting allows national...
Sent by : Jo Upton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)

Alerts sent Friday 01 October 2021

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Leicestershire Police
Hello, Nothing new to report regarding vehicle crime or burglary over th...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Wednesday 29 September 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
19:54 : SCAM ALERT
SCAM ALERT INTERNATIONAL FIFA WORLD CUP ONLINE LOTTERY. THIS IS A SCAM WHICH C...
Sent by : Diana Wiggins (Police, PCSO, Northwich)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 September 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Val McPherson Vice Chair of Princes Risborough & Dist...
Sent by : Val McPherson BEM (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Val McPherson Area Neighbourhood Watch Representative for...
Sent by : Val McPherson BEM (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)
Surrey Police
Sadly we have seen an increase in scams over the last year or so with criminals ...
Sent by : Georgina Makins (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Waverley)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Dear Residents,As you are aware there are many scams around, with the latest bei...
Sent by : Lianne Hiscock (Police, PCSO, Gloucester)
Cheshire Constabulary
Below is the link for this month’s Age UK scam awareness bulletin. http...
Sent by : Karen Watson (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 27 September 2021

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Scottish Borders Council
One of our members has received a scam text today relating to COVID-19 vaccinati...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Sunday 26 September 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Below is the link for this month’s Age UK scam awareness bulletin. www.ageuk.org...
Sent by : Jeanette Carter (Cheshire Police, Crewe LPU, Odd Rode PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 24 September 2021

Alert title
Humberside Police
HMRC Scam - Cold Calling We have been made aware of scam whereby HMRC a...
Sent by : Ben Gray (Police, PCSO, Ferry, North Lincolnshire)
Leicestershire Police
Hello, Hope you are well. We have received a report of a theft of a catalytic...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)
Lancashire Constabulary
A resident of the ward has asked me to warn other residents about a new scam cir...
Sent by : Rachel Lonsdale (Police, PCSO, EAST - Burnley)
Staffordshire Police
Beware of NHS COVID pass fraudCriminals are using the NHS COVID Pass as a way to...
Sent by : Emma Fry (Police, PCSO, Stafford)
Trading Standards
Join one of Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards free webinars this Oc...
Sent by : Claire Hodgson (Trading Standards, Snr Trading Standards Specialist, Buckinghamshire & Surrey )
South Yorkshire Police
Emerging NEW PHONE SCAMSouth Yorkshire Police would like to warn members of the ...
Sent by : Andy Ireland (Police, PCSO, Central Doncaster)

Alerts sent Thursday 23 September 2021

Alert title
North Yorkshire Police
Earlier this year we let you know about counterfeit Love2Shop vouchers which wer...
Sent by : Carys Samuel (Police,Corp Comms Manager,North Yorkshire)
Surrey Police
Criminals are using the NHS COVID Pass as a way to target the public by convinci...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The latest Scam Share Bulletin from Trading Standards Scotland is attached withi...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
When a family pet goes missing from the family home it is likely to be heartbrea...
Sent by : Richard Russell (Police, Constable, North East Division)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Further to messages sent previously, we would like to inform residents that we a...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Devon and Cornwall Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Further to messages sent previously, we would like to inform residents that we a...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Devon and Cornwall Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Wednesday 22 September 2021

Alert title
Sussex Police
12:01 : News Letter
Wednesday 22nd September 2021 Police and banks working to stop fraud against...
Sent by : Patricia Dejesus (Police, District Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 21 September 2021

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Lancashire Constabulary
As Brits, we're known for talking about the weather, drinking endless cups o...
Sent by : Karl Smith (Police, PCSO, WEST - Morecambe)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 21st September 2021 News and appeals Police and banks working to st...
Sent by : Adur, Worthing & Horsham (Police, District Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 21st September 2021 News and appeals Police and banks working to st...
Sent by : Adur, Worthing & Horsham (Police, District Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 20 September 2021

Alert title
North Yorkshire Police
We’ve been made aware that fraudsters are posing as TV engineers and offer...
Sent by : Carys Samuel (Police,Corp Comms Manager,North Yorkshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 19 September 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
There has been a large increase in online fraud during the Covid pandemic, and o...
Sent by : Paul Adkins (NWN, MSA, Thames Valley, Bracknell Forest & Wokingham)

Alerts sent Saturday 18 September 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
Fraudsters can approach you in person, through the post, over the phone or onlin...
Sent by : Davina Hickman (Police, PCSO, Burntwood, Chasetown, Chase Terrace & Hammerwich)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 September 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following three Alert messages are being circulated on behalf of Police Scot...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information is being circulated on behalf of Police Scotland Po...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following information is being circulated on behalf of Police Scotland Po...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner
These days, criminals are experts at impersonating people, organisations and the...
Sent by : Emma French (Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications Manager, Lincolnshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 15 September 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
Hello, A bit of a longer message today so you might need something to help yo...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Friday 17 September 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
08:03 : Scam Alert
Fraudsters want your PIN, Bank Card or Cash Increasingly fraud is becoming mo...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 10 September 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Good EveningJust to make you aware that we have had some reports of males knocki...
Sent by : Sharon Perrie (Police, Community Support Officer, Warrington LPU)

Alerts sent Saturday 11 September 2021

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Derbyshire Constabulary
We are alerting people in parts of Derby and the north east of the county to a s...
Sent by : Katy Law (Police, Support staff, Press Office)

Alerts sent Friday 10 September 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
Hello, A few incidents in Burbage to report over recent days. Residential ...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a Neighbourhood Watch message from Chrissie Parkes A resident of the Fo...
Sent by : Chrissie Parkes (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)

Alerts sent Thursday 09 September 2021

Alert title
West Mids Police
13:52 : BOGUS CALLER
#THIEVES | We’re investigating a classic case of the so called ‘Nottingham Knock...
Sent by : Peter Sturgeon (Police, Engagement Officer, Coventry)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sir or madam In the latest edition of Scam Share from our partners at Trading...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 08 September 2021

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
FIRST: ………..TWO MORE SEXTORTION CASES SO FAR THIS WEEK: ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
NO CRIME TO REPORT IN THE LAST 48 HOURS NO BURGLARIES AND NO CARS BROKE...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 07 September 2021

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
A safe account scam is essentially a scammer who convinces you to transfer all o...
Sent by : Ahmed Mohamed (Police, PCSO, Oxford Cowley)

Alerts sent Friday 03 September 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
Hello, Please take a minute to have a look at this update, and share with oth...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 September 2021

Alert title
North Yorkshire Police
Hello and welcome to August’s monthly fraud update newsletter for North Yo...
Sent by : Carys Samuel (Police,Corp Comms Manager,North Yorkshire)
Sussex Police
12:57 : News Letter
Thursday 2nd September 2021 There are no new current News alerts for Mid S...
Sent by : Patricia Dejesus (Police, District Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Office of the Police & Crime Commissioner
We have put out a number of warnings about scams and fraud over the last few mon...
Sent by : Alan Osborne (Safer Together, Coordinator, Boston and South Holland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 01 September 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
iCAN Warning: Scam National Lottery emailsHalton Trading Standards wish to warn ...
Sent by : Chris McCue (Police, PCSO, Runcorn LPU East PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
17:44 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
17:37 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
13:08 : scam alert
scam Warning: Scam text messages - NHS COVID Pass Halton Trading Standards...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Tuesday 31 August 2021

Alert title
Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch
Many thanks to one of our members for provided the following information about a...
Sent by : Joseph Murray (NHWN, Administrator, Cumbria)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Around the three loan payment dates in September, January and April, fraudsters ...
Sent by : Cheryl Swan (Police, Comms and engagement officer, Force)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
16:33 : Scam Alert
Gloucestershire Constabulary is warning residents to be vigilant following a num...
Sent by : Rebecca Gardiner (Police, PCSO, Gloucester)
Sussex Police
Tuesday 31st August 2021 Eastbourne Police News and Alerts Police i...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 30 August 2021

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
10:57 : Scam Alerts
Scam Alerts Good morning We are sharing this week a message from Hampshire...
Sent by : Jacqueline May (Police, PCSO, Vent)

Alerts sent Friday 27 August 2021

Alert title
Sussex Police
Friday 27th August 2021 Lewes and Seahaven Police News and Alerts Appeal...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)
Sussex Police
Friday 27th August 2021 Eastbourne Police News and Alerts Warning t...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 August 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Good afternoon everyone, Please find attached the latest Scams Bulletin from ...
Sent by : Robert McKinney (NHWN, Trading Standards Enforcement Officer, Aberdeenshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Find the latest edition at     https://mailchi.mp/f60a4f562f...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, Neighbourhood Watch Scotland)
Wiltshire Police
A man in his 90s from the Chippenham area was scammed by a bogus police officer ...
Sent by : Shea D'arcy (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 August 2021

Alert title
North Yorkshire Police
We've had a number of recent reports of a gift card scam targeting North Yor...
Sent by : Carys Samuel (Police,Corp Comms Manager,North Yorkshire)
Trading Standards
Data from Citizens Advice shows 36 million UK adults have been targeted by a s...
Sent by : Claire Hodgson (Trading Standards, Snr Trading Standards Specialist, Buckinghamshire & Surrey )