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Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Friday 06 December 2019

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
15:30 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Lincolnshire Police
Please be aware of people calling regarding PPI claims and requesting Amazon vou...
Sent by : Gillian Fleet (Police, Preventing financial fraud officer, Lincolnshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 December 2019

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
16:56 : Scam Alert
Please be aware of a scam affecting Newent area phone numbers which involves peo...
Sent by : Natalie Lang (Police, PCSO, Forest of Dean)
Wiltshire Police
We are urging people to be vigilant after a Wiltshire couple were defrauded by s...
Sent by : Siobhan Stayt (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 December 2019

Alert title
Derbyshire Constabulary
A new scam involving a mobile phone delivery has seen unsuspecting victims lose ...
Sent by : Karen Green (Police, Pcso, Derbyshire buxton neighbourhood team)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hi Sir or madam On the lead up to Christmas there has been an increase in the nu...
Sent by : Olivia Yeo (Police, PCSO, EAST - Hyndburn)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hi Sir or madam On the lead up to Christmas there has been an increase in the nu...
Sent by : Olivia Yeo (Police, PCSO, EAST - Hyndburn)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hi Sir or madam On the lead up to Christmas there has been an increase in the nu...
Sent by : Olivia Yeo (Police, PCSO, EAST - Hyndburn)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
11:20 : Scams
The following scam has been reported to Police Scotland within the Borders area ...
Sent by : Claire Miller (Police, Crime Reduction, North East Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 December 2019

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Neighbourhood Watch
We have been alerted to the following scam. WARNING !!!!! Please be vigilant!!!!...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)

Alerts sent Sunday 01 December 2019

Alert title
West Mids Police
08:14 : SCAM ALERT
Please be aware that there has been a large rise in telephone scams where people...
Sent by : Nicola Tinker (Police, Pcso, Dudley Central)

Alerts sent Saturday 30 November 2019

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Hello from Gainsborough Rural south. Over the last few days we have had reports ...
Sent by : Melanie Goodwill (Support, PCSO NC05 Gainsborough Rural South, Saxilby Station)

Alerts sent Friday 29 November 2019

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
Scam Messages - Beware of text, emails and Social Media messages purporting to b...
Sent by : James Adnitt (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Hampshire )
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following scam has been reported to Police Scotland within the Borders area ...
Sent by : Varrie McDevitt (NHWN, Admin Assistant, NW Scotland)
Scottish Borders Council
Police in the Scottish Borders are reminding the public to be vigilant following...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 November 2019

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police has been made aware of individuals knocking on doors claimi...
Sent by : Mel Reedman (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)
Hampshire Constabulary
We are appealing for information after an elderly couple fell victim to a fraud ...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
TV Licence SCAM We have received notification from a NWS member in Ayrshire w...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, NWS Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)
Sussex Police
Thursday 28th November 2019 News and Alerts Wealden District Witnesses a...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)
Sussex Police
Thursday 28th November 2019 News and Alerts Lewes District Lorry driver ...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)
Sussex Police
Thursday 28th November 2019 News and Alerts Eastbourne Pair sought over ...
Sent by : Jeremy Glew-Deval (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden)

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 November 2019

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police
19:35 : Laptop scam
Laptop ScamUnfortunately this historic scam has been around for a couple of year...
Sent by : Craig Blacha (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Wellingborough)
West Mids Police
Hello, Please click on the below link for information about the latest&nb...
Sent by : Peter Sturgeon (Police, Engagement Officer, Coventry)
Hampshire Constabulary
ONLINE SHOPPING - Beware of "legit" companies giving away gift cards, ...
Sent by : James Adnitt (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Hampshire )
Lincolnshire Police
Dear Sir or madam WHEN Friday 6th December 9am to 2pm WHERE Billingborough Vil...
Sent by : Graeme Parrott (Police, Administrator, Bourne Station)
Hampshire Constabulary
ONLINE SHOPPING - Beware of phishing emails from unknown shops, offering good de...
Sent by : James Adnitt (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Hampshire )

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
16:07 : Scam Alert
Scam Alert - we have been made aware of calls being received from a loft insulat...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Surrey Police
14:00 : Scam Alert
We're warning people to stay on their guard following a number of smart phon...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Woking resident. The text below is a copy of my monthly article published l...
Sent by : Steve Dew (NHWN, MSA, Woking)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
09:45 : Loan Scams
Beware of loan scams this Christmas Christmas is an expensive time of yea...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Monday 25 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are upon us again. Last year, online sales ...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Wiltshire Police
This weekend will see Black Friday & Cyber Monday again… the year goe...
Sent by : Katrina Fleet (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)
Wiltshire Police
We are urging residents to be vigilant after a spate of scams where people have ...
Sent by : Siobhan Stayt (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Wiltshire Police
We are urging residents to be vigilant after a spate of scams where people have ...
Sent by : Siobhan Stayt (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Wiltshire Police
We are urging residents to be vigilant after a spate of scams where people have ...
Sent by : Siobhan Stayt (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:18 : scam alert
Good morning, information received from Halton trading standards. Halton T...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:08 : Scam Alert
Good Morning resident, Message received from Halton Trading Standards about a s...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Saturday 23 November 2019

Alert title
Derbyshire Constabulary
We are always getting told about scam phonecalls from different companies mainly...
Sent by : Kate Hodnett (Police, PCSO, Clay Cross)

Alerts sent Friday 22 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
15:15 : SCAM ALERT
Please see the attached document which shows a scam email indicating it is ...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Thursday 21 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
16:59 : SCAM ALERTS
Mobile phone theft - On the 13th November 2019 a member of the public wa...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Surrey Police
12:40 : SCAM ALERT
We have been made aware of two females with clipboards in Egham suspected o...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear Resident...
Sent by : David Cave (Police, Police Constable, Grimsby East Haverstoe, Humberston and New Waltham Ward)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hi Sir or madam Over the last couple of weeks we have had multiple reports of ma...
Sent by : Dave Fairclough (Police, PCSO, WEST - Fylde)
Neighbourhood Watch
19:01 : Scam Letter
I am sending out a scam message that one of our Coordinators has received- altho...
Sent by : Maggie Lewis (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Oxford Local Policing Area)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
11:42 : Scam Alert
If anyone contacts you about replacement solar panels, equipment related to ...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Police have received calls about concerns of call calling for installing loft in...
Sent by : Nicholas Westmacott (Police, PC, Cirencester)
Humberside Police
07:59 : Paypal Scam
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Please be aware ...
Sent by : Neil Brewer (Police, PCSO, Hull West )

Alerts sent Monday 18 November 2019

Alert title
West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam I have had a message from a resident wishing to m...
Sent by : Vicki Phelps (Police, PCSO, Chelmsley Wood, Smith's Wood, Kingshurst and Fordbridge,Castle Bromwich, Marston Green NEC)

Alerts sent Sunday 17 November 2019

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
15:59 : Tax Scam
Good afternoon, I am writing to let you know of a scam that has resulted in t...
Sent by : Emma Page (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 November 2019

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Criminals are targeting members of the public with automated calls stating that ...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)

Alerts sent Friday 15 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Communities That Care is an innovative Thames Valley Neighbourhood Watch led pro...
Sent by : Angela Money (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, West Berkshire Local Policing Area)
Neighbourhood Watch
On Monday 18th November we will be holding our Burglary and Scams Workshop. This...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)
Cheshire Constabulary
Residents are reminded to be extra vigilant following information regarding a sc...
Sent by : Linda Conway (Police, PCSO, Ellesmere Port LPU West and Neston PCSO)
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator, One of the local Neighbourhood Watch Co...
Sent by : Heather Thompson (NHWN, MSA, Cheshire)
Scottish Borders Council
We are once again urging the public to be vigilant following an RBS phone scam r...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 November 2019

Alert title
Police Scotland
Investment scams, or boiler room scams, come in many different guises offering i...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
Surrey Police
11:37 : SCAM ALERT
SCAM ALERT - We have been notified of a recent Netflix scam - please see the att...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
Good Afternoon one and all, A message from PCSO 13979 Fairs, Moving away f...
Sent by : Oliver Wright (Surrey Police, PCSO, Epsom & Ewell)
Dorset Alert
ALERT TYPE Criminals are targeting members of the public with automated calls s...
Sent by : Andy Flanagan (Dorset Police, PCSO 8194, East Dorset Rural)
Surrey Police
There have been more attempts to scam people in Runnymede by criminals pretendin...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Several reports ...
Sent by : Laura Hudson (Police, PCSO, Pocklington and Wolds Weighton Community Policing Team)

Alerts sent Tuesday 12 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
SERVICES SCAM A recent report has been received by officers within the Forth ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, NWS Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
15:00 : Courier SCAM
COURIER SCAM An instance of COURIER SCAM has been reported to Police in Forth...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, NWS Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
FORTH VALLEY FINANCIAL HARM GROUP / COURIER SCAM An instance of COURIER SCAM ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, NWS Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)
Cleveland Police
Next week is National Fraud Prevention Week (18th November to 21st November 2019...
Sent by : Paul Payne (Police, Rural Crime Reduction Officer , Cleveland)

Alerts sent Monday 11 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Scammers are contacting people in their homes, pretending to be police offic...
Sent by : Carolyne Mitchell (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 10 November 2019

Alert title
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 Saturday 09 November 2019

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
From PCSO Debbie Collicott Stroud Police; We are aware of hundreds of reports...
Sent by : Debbie Collicott (Police, PCSO, Stroud Rural)
Cheshire Constabulary
11:46 : Scam
Hello resident, Message Warning: Amazon telephone call scam Halton Trading Sta...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 08 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
16:17 : Scam warning
SCAM warning- we have been notified of scam calls regarding Amazon Prime renewal...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
Hampshire Constabulary
Our Cyber Protect team would like to make you aware of the following two scams: ...
Sent by : Graeme Barbour (Police, Digital Communications Officer, Hampshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 November 2019

Alert title
Surrey Police
British Gas SCAM - we have been made aware of emails purporting to be from Briti...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 November 2019

Alert title
Scottish Borders Council
Police in the Scottish Borders are reminding the public to be vigilant following...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)
South Yorkshire Police
13:04 : Amazon Scam
Criminals are targeting members of the public with automated calls stating that ...
Sent by : Jane Hamill (Police,PCSO,Doncaster East)
Cheshire Constabulary
Having received one of these calls yesterday, I wanted to make you all aware of ...
Sent by : Wendy Leason (Police, Community Support Officer, Saughall)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Scammers cold call people in their homes after they have unwittingly e...
Sent by : Carolyne Mitchell (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 05 November 2019

Alert title
West Mids Police
08:50 : Scam Info
Morning everyone, Its time to stand against Mail Scams!!!!!!I just wanted to tak...
Sent by : Julieann Whitehouse (Police, PCSO, Sandwell)

Alerts sent Monday 04 November 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Communities That Care is an innovative Thames Valley Neighbourhood Watch led pro...
Sent by : Angela Money (NHWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, West Berkshire Local Policing Area)
South Yorkshire Police
advice@thinkjessica.comKeep one step ahead of the scammers by always remembering...
Sent by : Jane Hamill (Police,PCSO,Doncaster East)
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear AllPlease find attached the LITTLE BOOK OF SCAMS. During Courier Scams Mont...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)
Neighbourhood Watch
Good Morning All, Starting today is “Courier Fraud Awareness Month.” In most ca...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)

Alerts sent Sunday 03 November 2019

Alert title
Humberside Police
Community Safety News As Christmas draws closer and many of us are order...
Sent by : Philip wriglesworth (Police, Pcso, South east holderness humberside)

Alerts sent Saturday 02 November 2019

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
Come and join your local Neighbourhood Policing Team and Trading Standards ...
Sent by : Carys Bushnell (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Friday 01 November 2019

Alert title
Wiltshire Police
We are reminding the public to remain vigilant after a recent report of a teleph...
Sent by : Katrina Fleet (Police, Communications Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 31 October 2019

Alert title
Devon and Cornwall Police
We are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information in connection with a ...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Fraudsters are "cloning" phone numbers used by the taxman and calling peopl...
Sent by : Nicholas Westmacott (Police, PC, Cirencester)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Derbyshire County Council Trading Standards is warning residents about a suspect...
Sent by : Carole Woodall (Police, Communications Administrator, Derbyshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
10:26 : Scam Alert
Scammers are cold calling people in their homes, pretending to be from Money S...
Sent by : Carolyne Mitchell (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)

Alerts sent Monday 04 November 2019

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Tea and Tec Event Monday, 11th  November 2019 from 10:00am -1:00pm Nati...
Sent by : Graeme Parrott (Police, Administrator, Bourne Station)

Alerts sent Wednesday 30 October 2019

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
South Lanarkshire Consumer and Trading Standards is holding scam a...
Sent by : Carolyne Mitchell (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Neighbourhood Watch
Please be aware that if you receive a telephone call from the mobile number 0740...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NHWN, Administrator, Greenwich)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Please be aware that Derbyshire Police have been made aware of...
Sent by : Mark Webb (Police,PC,Chesterfield)

Alerts sent Tuesday 29 October 2019

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Gloucestershire police have received a report from a care home that the resident...
Sent by : Nicholas Westmacott (Police, PC, Cirencester)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear email subscriber, Action Fraud is warning people about a new scam that c...
Sent by : Corporate Communications (Police,Communications Officer,Cambridgeshire)