<< Go back to the previous page

Last 24 Hours Hot Topics

Click on a phrase (or tag) to review other recent messages that contain that tag. Larger tags have been used more frequently in messages. Use the radio buttons below to change the date range.

Show me what's been talked about for
Last 24 hours : | Last seven days :

Archive of alert messages

Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 January 2021

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
It has been reported to Police that Stroud residents have been receiving a phone...
Sent by : Charlotte King (Police, PCSO, Stroud Rural)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
There are a number of different scam calls happening across the county which app...
Sent by : Jo Upton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
From PCSO Debbie Collicott, Stroud Police.There has been a recent letter sent to...
Sent by : Debbie Collicott (Police, PCSO, Stroud Rural)
South Yorkshire Police
Good evening,Action Fraud is raising awareness of another coronavirus vaccine sc...
Sent by : Dannielle Lee (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, South Yorkshire)
Lancashire Constabulary
Afternoon all, We are receiving reports regarding scam phone calls, ...
Sent by : Andrew Byrne (Police, and Council Youth ASB Officer, Lancaster & Morecambe NPT / Bare and Torrisholme)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Here’s an example of a scam email, purporting to be from the NHS e-ref...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Neighbourhood Watch
Surrey Nhw - Warning of A Scam Regarding Covid Vaccination Bookings Dear Surr...
Sent by : Debra Brooks (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Surrey, Mole Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 25 January 2021

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
Ever wondered what a fraudster sounds like? Would you know what to look for so y...
Sent by : Kim Mullen (Police, PCSO, Lancashire - Burnley)

Alerts sent Sunday 24 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Surrey resident Covid vaccinations are being carried out across Surrey and...
Sent by : Martin Stilwell (NWN, MSA, Surrey)

Alerts sent Saturday 23 January 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
A quick update for Burbage. No reports of thefts, vehicle crime or burglary in...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)
Staffordshire Police
Coronavirus vaccinations are free of charge. The NHS will never:* ask for your b...
Sent by : Alice Frodsham (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
Coronavirus vaccinations are free of charge. The NHS will never:* ask for your b...
Sent by : Alice Frodsham (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
Coronavirus vaccinations are free of charge. The NHS will never:* ask for your b...
Sent by : Alice Frodsham (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
Coronavirus vaccinations are free of charge. The NHS will never:* ask for your b...
Sent by : Alice Frodsham (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
West Mids Police
17:50 : Covid Scams
Good AfternoonI do apologise for sending this message out again but we have had ...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
West Mids Police
17:47 : COVID Scams
Good AfternoonI do apologise for sending this message out again but we have had ...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
Cheshire Constabulary
Residents are reporting that they are receiving a variety of scams , via email a...
Sent by : Linda Conway (Police, PCSO, Ellesmere Port LPU West and Neston PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 22 January 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Age UK Monthly Bulletin for January regarding the latest Scams  please foll...
Sent by : Julia Short (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU Congleton PCSO)
Staffordshire Police
We are still hearing about people being offered tests or vaccines and being aske...
Sent by : Nick Warrilow (Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
18:16 : Amazon scam
HelloPeople are getting phone calls from Amazon saying you have ordered an Apple...
Sent by : Andrew Biddell (Police, PCSO, Cotswolds)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
17:16 : Scam Calls
We are aware that scam calls are rife at the moment, please see the below advice...
Sent by : Natalie Kettlety (Police, PCSO, Forest of Dean)
Bedfordshire Police
Please be aware of the recent increase in Covid-19 vaccine scams. Here's...
Sent by : Louise Ross (Police, Communications Officer, Bedfordshire)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
Sent by : Kevin Williams (Police, PCSO, North and West Devon)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Dear All,   Police Scotland would like to remind you that Her Majesty&rsq...
Sent by : Julie Cochrane (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please find the enclosed link. It has information from Cheshire East AgeUk rega...
Sent by : Karen Linton (Cheshire Police, PSCO, Macclesfield LPU PSCO)
Cheshire Constabulary
To see the latest update from Cheshire East Age UK on scamming and fraud please ...
Sent by : Karen Watson (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 21 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
This message has specifically been sent to Coordinators and Deputies but not oth...
Sent by : Clare Harrison (NWN, MSA, Cheshire)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Please be aware that there are a number of Covid S...
Sent by : Teresa Huxford (Police, PCSO, Grimsby East - Croft Baker)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 January 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
COVID 19 SCAMSWe have all been living with Covid for a considerable amount of ti...
Sent by : Andrea Smith (Police, Community Support Officer, Crewe LPU)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message Frauds and Scams to be Aware Of   As we ha...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message Frauds and Scams to be Aware Of As we have b...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
Staffordshire Police
Please be of text messages being sent claiming to be from a bank, which states t...
Sent by : Jonathan Steventon (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Please be aware that there are currently a numbe...
Sent by : Laura Armstrong (Police,PCSO,Hull West)
Thames Valley Police
My favourite message – only one crime to report – a car entered and ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
WELL – ALMOST A FIRST ! NO CRIME TO REPORT ! NO BURGLARIES AND ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
ONCE AGAIN – MY FAVOURITE MESSAGE ! NO CRIME TO REPORT IN THE LAST 48 H...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, Community Engagement & Resilience Officer, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Staffordshire Police
Please watch out for a text message claiming to be from a bank, examples being H...
Sent by : Timothy Leathers (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, East Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 January 2021

Alert title
West Mids Police
15:20 : Scam
Good Afternoon All,A WMnow user has made me aware of a text to send to EE or 02 ...
Sent by : Judith Chetwood (Police, PCSO, Springvale)
West Mids Police
Tuesday 19th January 2021  Dear resident  there has be...
Sent by : Daniel Talbot (Police , PCSO, Shirley and Blythe Solihull NPU)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
14:01 : Scammers
Hi Everyone, Unfortunately scams continue to catch people out often resulting...
Sent by : Samantha Campbell (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)
South Yorkshire Police
As of 7 January 2021, Action Fraud had received 57 reports from members of the p...
Sent by : Paul Newman (Police,Police Community Support Officer,Rotherham Main St )
Neighbourhood Watch
Message sent to all Rushmoor Alert Users, Coordinators please feel free to pass ...
Sent by : Peter B (NWN, Administrator, Hampshire, Rushmoor)

Alerts sent Monday 18 January 2021

Alert title
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Regards Visit our website for crime pr...
Sent by : Mike Gains (Police, PCSO, Scunthorpe - Sheffield Park Police Station - Crosby & Park Ward )
Cheshire Constabulary
A Burton resident has informed police about a scam email they received recently ...
Sent by : Linda Conway (Police, PCSO, Ellesmere Port LPU West and Neston PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
15:20 : scam alert
Scam Warning: Business Grants scam Halton Trading Standards have been made...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)
West Mids Police
10:33 : Scams
Good Morning All,Unfortunately we have been made aware of a number of scams that...
Sent by : Judith Chetwood (Police, PCSO, Springvale)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News Please see the Attached PDF file information regardi...
Sent by : Mark Raper (Police, PC, Isle of Axholme Central & South & North)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News Please see the Attached PDF file information regarding...
Sent by : Mark Raper (Police, PC, Isle of Axholme Central & South & North)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News Please see the Attached PDF file information regardi...
Sent by : Mark Raper (Police, PC, Isle of Axholme Central & South & North)

Alerts sent Sunday 17 January 2021

Alert title
Humberside Police
Scam Alert Please see the attached file in relation to a new text message sc...
Sent by : Cat Collins (Police,PCSO ,Hull West)
Staffordshire Police
We are receiving information of a new phone scam . The person receiving the call...
Sent by : Patrick Wright (Police, PCSO, FM South West Stone, Eccleshall & Swynnerton)
Cheshire Constabulary
09:05 : scam alert
scam  Warning: Scam telephone calls about your National Insurance number C...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)
Staffordshire Police
08:46 : wha
Fraud is when a person lies to you, or ‘scams’ you, to gain an advantage, such a...
Sent by : Deryn Small (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Lichfield)
Staffordshire Police
Fraud is when a person lies to you, or ‘scams’ you, to gain an advantage, such a...
Sent by : Deryn Small (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Lichfield)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:41 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Saturday 16 January 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
The NHS will never charge you for the coronavirus vaccine, so if you come across...
Sent by : Michael Frost (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
The NHS will never charge for the Coronavirus vaccine, if someone asks you for p...
Sent by : Sarah Bowen (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Please see the Attached PDF file information regar...
Sent by : Steve Sharp (Police,Pcso,Driffield)
Humberside Police
COVID-19 Vaccine Scam  We have been made aware of a new text message scam...
Sent by : Lucy Howden (Humberside Police,Police Community Support Officer,Hull West )
Neighbourhood Watch
15:10 : Covid scams
Apologies, attached scam information for sharing. Maggie...
Sent by : Maggie Lewis (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley, Oxford LPA)
West Mids Police
13:35 : Scams
Good Afternoon HMRC A wm now user has made us aware that the HMRC lawsuit ph...
Sent by : Kelly Bradburn (Police, PCSO, Bushbury, Lowhill, Fallings Park and Oxley)
Staffordshire Police
The NHS will never charge for the Coronavirus vaccine, so if you come across any...
Sent by : Leanne Derry (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News Today we shall be out delivering COVID 19 Vaccine Sc...
Sent by : Victoria Ogley (Police, Police community support officer , Ashby, Bottesford, Ridge, Isle of axholme, Burringham & Gunness)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice We have been made aware of a new text message scam...
Sent by : Victoria Ogley (Police, Police community support officer , Ashby, Bottesford, Ridge, Isle of axholme, Burringham & Gunness)
West Mids Police
07:26 : Scam
Hello All,We have been made aware of a vaccine fraud text message that is being ...
Sent by : Judith Chetwood (Police, PCSO, Springvale)
Leicestershire Police
Quick Update for Burbage Residents Theft of Mercedes Sprinter van (white) fro...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Friday 15 January 2021

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
Good Evening   We are becoming increasingly aware of a scam involving the...
Sent by : Peter Atkinson (Police,PCSO,Lancashire, west , Morecambe)
Neighbourhood Watch
Local police have received reports this week from a significant number of reside...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Humberside Police
Covid Vaccine Scam Text. Please see attached Quick Comms letter detailing cu...
Sent by : Victoria Petersen (Police, PCSO , Hull West)
Humberside Police
Covid Vaccine Text - Scam Alert Please see attached Quick Comms letter det...
Sent by : Victoria Petersen (Police, PCSO , Hull West)
Staffordshire Police
The NHS will never charge for the Coronavirus vaccine, so if you come across any...
Sent by : Leon Worden (Staffordshire Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Burntwood, Chasetown, Chase Terrace - Lichfield Neighbourhood)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Bedfordshire Police
Please be aware of Coronavirus Vaccine Scams. Criminals will use the confusion a...
Sent by : Giovanna Traetto-Reynolds (Police, PCSO, OPERATION SENTINEL RURAL TEAM)
Lancashire Constabulary
Hi,Please be aware that we have received reports regarding scam phone calls. The...
Sent by : Fern Jones (Police, PCSO - Chorley NPT, SOUTH - Chorley)
Staffordshire Police
Please remember that the NHS will never charge you for the Coronavirus Vaccine, ...
Sent by : Deryn Small (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Lichfield)
Staffordshire Police
08:13 : HMRC Scam
Members of the public are receiving automated phone calls claiming that their na...
Sent by : Adrian Price (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
08:12 : HMRC Scam
Members of the public are receiving automated phone calls claiming that their na...
Sent by : Adrian Price (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
08:10 : HMRC Scam
Members of the public are receiving automated phone calls claiming that their na...
Sent by : Adrian Price (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following Scam Share Bulletin link is being circulated on behalf of Trading ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)
South Yorkshire Police
Don't become a scam victim:1. ALWAYS REMEMBER: IF SOMETHING SEEMS TOO GOOD TO BE...
Sent by : Paul Cundy (South Yorkshire Police, PCSO, Sheffield City Centre )
Staffordshire Police
18:16 : Covid Scam
Remember, the vaccine is only available on the NHS and is free of charge.If you ...
Sent by : Ian Hopley (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
18:13 : Covid Scam
Remember, the vaccine is only available on the NHS and is free of charge.If you ...
Sent by : Ian Hopley (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Humberside Police
COVID Vaccine scam alert We have been made aware of a new text message scam ...
Sent by : Richard Lawson (Police, PCSO, Humberside Police, Scunthorpe, Scunthorpe North Police station, Town Ward.)
Humberside Police
Community Safety News We have been made aware of a new text message scam t...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Staffordshire Police
Remember, the vaccine is only available on the NHS and is free of charge. ...
Sent by : Jasvir Mahil (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke North)
Staffordshire Police
Remember, the vaccine is only available on the NHS and is free of charge.If you ...
Sent by : Matthew Taylor (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
Remember, the vaccine is only available on the NHS and is free of charge.If you ...
Sent by : Karen Terry (Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Slough Council
Scammers will use anything to trick vulnerable people to part with their money a...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)
Staffordshire Police
Members of the public are receiving automated phone calls claiming that their na...
Sent by : Deryn Small (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Lichfield)
Humberside Police
Please be aware of the latest scam around the Covid Vaccination.COVID-19 Vaccine...
Sent by : Nicholas Gibbs (Police,PC,Hainton Heneage)
Cheshire Constabulary
Between September 2019 and September 2020, Action Fraud received just over 17,00...
Sent by : Joe Harris (Police, Boughton PCSO, Chester LPU)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
          Scammers are ramping up their efforts to t...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Good Morning, I just wanted to take the opportunity...
Sent by : Shane Moody (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Brigg & The Wolds)
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice   COVID-19 Vaccine Scam We have been m...
Sent by : Mike Gains (Police, PCSO, Scunthorpe - Sheffield Park Police Station - Crosby & Park Ward )

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 January 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
21:08 : Scam
Please watch out for a text message claiming to be from the NHS, which says you ...
Sent by : Adrian Hemmings (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke-on-Trent North)
Staffordshire Police
21:05 : Scam
Please watch out for a text message claiming to be from the NHS, which says you ...
Sent by : Adrian Hemmings (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, Stoke-on-Trent North)