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Containing the tag : "scam" (100 results)

Alerts sent Saturday 28 March 2020

Alert title
Humberside Police
Crime Prevention Advice Dear Resident We are writing to you with regard...
Sent by : Rosie Emerton (Police, PCSO, Pocklington Communities Policing Team)
Humberside Police
10:54 : Scam Letter
Dear ResidentI am writing to you with regards to how you can access support and ...
Sent by : Darren Kirkwood (Police, PC, Hull East)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:47 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:42 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &nb...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 27 March 2020

Alert title
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Sir or madam, Please note, this is the second in a series of messages we are ...
Sent by : Action Fraud Admin (Action Fraud, Administrator, Global)
Bedfordshire Police
Criminals have used the Coronavirus pandemic as an opportunity to prey on people...
Sent by : Gosia Grabczak (Beds Police, Administrator, Bedfordshire)
Humberside Police
Scam Advice Dear Resident, We are writing to you with regards to how yo...
Sent by : Michael 8366 (Police, Communications, Humberside)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
15:21 : Scam Alert
Further to the scam message circulated earlier today, there appears to be a prob...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
We have been made aware of a current scam whereby fraudsters are sending out a t...
Sent by : Jo Upton (Police, PCSO, Stroud)
West Mids Police
Dear Residents, Apologies for all the emails, have lots of protect messaging ...
Sent by : Susan Malhi (Police, PCSO, Bushbury, Lowhill, Fallings Park and Oxley)
Sussex Police
Friday, 27th March 2020 *Find Cyber Crime Newsletter attached* News and Al...
Sent by : Lillian Knight (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
West Mids Police
Hello Sir or madam Hope you are all well.Please be aware there are more scam tex...
Sent by : Jessica Redmond (Police, Community Engagement officer, Sandwell, partnerships)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
Scam warning:   There have been report regarding scams in your area and i...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Please be aware there are more scam text messages goin...
Sent by : Stefanie Sadler (Police, Engagement & Consultation officer, Birmingham Partnerships)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 March 2020

Alert title
West Mids Police
Please be aware there are more scam text messages going around purporting to be ...
Sent by : NEIL SANSOM (POLICE, PCSO, BIRMINGHAM WEST Small Heath )
West Mids Police
Hi, please do not click on any links from texts emails that offer payments, fine...
Sent by : Mark Wightman (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West, Soho Road )
West Mids Police
There are scams going around via email and text regarding Coronavirus statistics...
Sent by : Mark Wightman (Police, PCSO, Birmingham West, Soho Road )

Alerts sent Friday 27 March 2020

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
11:03 : Scam warning
There have been some reports of scammers operating in your area and its somethin...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 March 2020

Alert title
West Mids Police
Hi All,Here is another scam that has been identified,Please be aware there are m...
Sent by : Tracey Hills (Police, PCSO, Solihull, Blythe)
West Mids Police
15:10 : UK Gov Scam
Good Afternoon, Please be aware there are more scam text messages going aro...
Sent by : Peter Sturgeon (Police, Engagement Officer, Coventry)
West Mids Police
14:43 : UK Gov Scam
Good Afternoon Sir or madam,Please be aware there are more scam text messages go...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
14:15 : Scams Update
❗️ Scams Update ❗️ ❎ Sc...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Wash your hands of coronavirus scams! Friends Against Scams aims to protect and...
Sent by : Nicola Payne (Police, PCSO, Crediton)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Police Scotland is advising the public to be cautious of strangers offering bogu...
Sent by : Mark Irvine (Police, Constable, North East Divison)
Devon and Cornwall Police
Police would like to make you aware of the following  WASH YOUR HANDS OF C...
Sent by : Karen Capey (Police, PCSO, Exmouth)
South Yorkshire Police
Please see the attached info re COVID-19 related scams which has been produced b...
Sent by : Donna Hargreaves (Police, PCSO, Sheffield South East)
South Yorkshire Police
The National Trading Standards Friends Against Scams Team have put together a us...
Sent by : Louise Kent (Police, Sergeant, South Yorkshire Police)
Devon and Cornwall Police
please check the latest advice on the "WASH YOUR HANDS SCAMS" Should any...
Sent by : Tim Barnett (Police,Police Community Support Officer,Plymouth Central Efford)
Hampshire Constabulary
In these difficult times that we are facing right now we need to more alert to p...
Sent by : Lee Gardner (Police, PCSO, Andover St MARYS district)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
During these uncertain times accurate information can be difficult to differenti...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 March 2020

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
We have had a reports of a company purporting to be called Home safe who are try...
Sent by : Elenore Lakin (Police, Sgt, Tewkesbury)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
We have had a reports of a company purporting to be called Home safe who are try...
Sent by : Elenore Lakin (Police, Sgt, Tewkesbury)
Cheshire Constabulary
18:24 : Scams Alert
There has been a sharp increase in Scams with emails and phone calls.  Plea...
Sent by : Julia Short (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU Congleton PCSO)
Slough Council
Residents are being warned about unscrupulous fraudsters who are using the coron...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Ecops Subscribers, Advice on Doorstep Scams - an 'Age UK' Vide...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
South Yorkshire Police
Good afternoon, please read the following message from Action Fraud. We have not...
Sent by : Craig Addinall (Police, Constable, Sheffield South East NHP)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Some scams we have become aware of related to Covid-19 to be on the lookout for:...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam Unfortunately we've noticed a rise in coronavirus-...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)
Neighbourhood Watch
We are writing to you with regards to the coronavirus and how you can access sup...
Sent by : Derek Pratt (Sussex) (NHWN, Administrator, Sussex)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam PLEASE DO NOT RESPOND TO THIS MESSAGE - YOU WILL NOT G...
Sent by : Stefanie Sadler (Police, Engagement & Consultation officer, Birmingham Partnerships)
Sussex Police
25th March, 2020 Coronavirus (COVID-19) is having a huge impact on our commun...
Sent by : Sarah Donaldson-Alldis (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam, SCAM ALERT: Please share far and wide. Scammers...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)
South Yorkshire Police
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau, National Trading Standards and other org...
Sent by : Jane Hamill (Police,PCSO,Doncaster East)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
There have been reports about rogue traders cold calling households and offering...
Sent by : Lindsay McNeil (NHWN, Co-ordinator, West Dunbartonshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
As communities deal with uncertainty and isolation, there is a rapidly increasin...
Sent by : Lindsay McNeil (NHWN, Co-ordinator, West Dunbartonshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
10:06 : scam alert
Scam warning: Report businesses who are exploiting the Covid19 pandemic Th...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 March 2020

Alert title
Gloucestershire Constabulary
19:09 : Email Scam
Please can I make you aware of an internet email scam that has been brought to o...
Sent by : Paul Hancock (Police, PCSO, Cirencester)
Cheshire Constabulary
Residents across Cheshire are being urged to be vigilant following an emerging n...
Sent by : Clare Harrison (Cheshire Police / Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service, Engagement Officer, Corporate Communications)
Cheshire Constabulary
13:26 : Scam Alert
Hello resident,           &...
Sent by : Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)
Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire
Residents across Cheshire are being urged to be vigilant following an emerging n...
Sent by : Caroline Tozer (Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire, Communications Officer, Police and Crime Commissioner)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear Ramsey and Villages Ecops Subscribers, The Office of the Police and Crim...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear St Ives and Villages Ecops Subscribers, It is not possible to bring you ...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Neighbourhood Watch
Good morning Coordinators. Buckinghamshire & Surrey Trading Standards has...
Sent by : John Farnaby (NHWN, MSA, Surrey, Tandridge)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
RURAL WATCH ALERT - Shut Out Scammers  Police Scotland is advising the p...
Sent by : Daniel Sutherland (Police, Wildlife Crime Liaison Officer, Highlands and Islands)
Cheshire Constabulary
09:53 : scam alert
Scam Warning: Bank Mandate Fraud The National Anti-Fraud Network are remin...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

Alerts sent Monday 23 March 2020

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam Consumer AlertsPrice increases for goodsThe Service is receivi...
Sent by : Graham Hartley (Police, PC, EAST - Hyndburn)
Northamptonshire Police
As the UK’s response to the Covid-19 virus continues, Northamptonshire Pol...
Sent by : James Herbert (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Daventry & South Northants)
Northamptonshire Police
As the UK’s response to the Covid-19 virus continues, Northamptonshire Pol...
Sent by : James Herbert (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Daventry & South Northants)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear E-Coppers, Please share far and wide! Scams Partnership Urges People ...
Sent by : Annie Austin (Police, PCSO, Ely - South Villages)
West Mids Police
12:35 : SCAM ALERT
Scammers are looking to profit from the worry and concerns caused by the Coronav...
Sent by : NEIL SANSOM (POLICE, PCSO, BIRMINGHAM WEST Small Heath )
Cheshire Constabulary
12:12 : scam alert
scam Warning: Covid-19 Free School Meals Scam As intimated in previous ema...
Sent by : Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a Neighbourhood Watch message from Chrissie Parkes Gloucestershire Co...
Sent by : Chrissie Parkes (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Neighbourhood Watch
Gloucestershire Constabulary is asking people to remain vigilant following an in...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Neighbourhood Watch
Gloucestershire Constabulary is asking people to remain vigilant following an in...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
South Yorkshire Police
Here some tips to avoid Scams:• Stop – never do anything you don’t want to or ma...
Sent by : DANE Plant (Police, PCSO, Rotherham South LPT)
South Yorkshire Police
Here some tips to avoid Scams:• Stop – never do anything you don’t want to or ma...
Sent by : DANE Plant (Police, PCSO, Rotherham South LPT)

Alerts sent Saturday 21 March 2020

Alert title
Derbyshire Constabulary
Unfortunately, we have had a report of a person trying to sell corona virus test...
Sent by : Ruth Quinby (p, Police Community Support Officer , Derby West )
Derbyshire Constabulary
18:06 : Scam alert
Hello everyone With what's happening around the world it has come to li...
Sent by : Mark Cox (Police, PCSO Supervisor, Derby East)
Humberside Police
An Bogus caller has been reported in your neighbourhood. Dear reside...
Sent by : Dominic Doust (Police, PCSO, Grimsby West, Grimsby, Park Ward)
Thames Valley Police
I have heard of several recent scams involving Fraudsters preying on peoples fea...
Sent by : Darren Walsh (Police, Sgt, Amersham)
Staffordshire Police
We have been made aware od various scams "doing the rounds", regarding the ...
Sent by : Patrick Wright (Police, PCSO, FM South West Stone, Eccleshall & Swynnerton)
Staffordshire Police
We have been made aware od various scams "doing the rounds", regarding the ...
Sent by : Patrick Wright (Police, PCSO, FM South West Stone, Eccleshall & Swynnerton)
South Yorkshire Police
12:04 : Scam
Given the the situation the nation currently finds itself we understand you will...
Sent by : Robert Hutchinson (Police,Pcso,Mexborough doncaster west southyorkshire)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
There has been an emerging trend of criminals taking advantage of the COVID19 Vi...
Sent by : Kevin Lee (Police, PCSO, Gloucester)
Gloucestershire Constabulary
There has been an emerging trend of criminals taking advantage of the COVID19 Vi...
Sent by : Kevin Lee (Police, PCSO, Gloucester)
Staffordshire Police
Covid-19 continues to remain a very current concern and is causingangst for many...
Sent by : Ingrid Smith (Police,PCSO,Burton on Trent, Winshill< Stapenhill)
Staffordshire Police
Covid-19 continues to remain a very current concern and is causingangst for many...
Sent by : Ingrid Smith (Police,PCSO,Burton on Trent, Winshill< Stapenhill)
Staffordshire Police
Covid-19 continues to remain a very current concern and is causingangst for many...
Sent by : Ingrid Smith (Police,PCSO,Burton on Trent, Winshill< Stapenhill)
Staffordshire Police
Covid-19 continues to remain a very current concern and is causingangst for many...
Sent by : Ingrid Smith (Police,PCSO,Burton on Trent, Winshill< Stapenhill)

Alerts sent Friday 20 March 2020

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be careful when buying services at the door & online please follow the ad...
Sent by : Spike Elliott (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be careful when buying services at the door & online please follow the ad...
Sent by : Spike Elliott (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)
Thames Valley Police
Attempted rogue trader scam - Churchill Road, Kidlington. We received a repor...
Sent by : Alison Drury (Police, PCSO, Kidlington)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be careful when buying services at the door & online please follow the ad...
Sent by : Spike Elliott (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be careful when buying services at the door & online please follow the ad...
Sent by : Spike Elliott (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be careful when buying services at the door & online please follow the a...
Sent by : Spike Elliott (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Sandbach PCSO)
Wiltshire Police
Wiltshire Police wants to remind residents to be aware of fraudsters trying to t...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
There has been an emerging trend of criminal taking advantage of the increasing ...
Sent by : Diana Wiggins (Police, PCSO, Northwich)
Cheshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon There has been an emerging trend of criminals taking advanta...
Sent by : Nichola Devey (Police, PCSO, Northwich)
Neighbourhood Watch
COVID 19 Message two Scams We’ve not seen any Coronavirus related sc...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
Neighbourhood Watch
15:43 : Scams
We’ve not seen any Coronavirus related scams in your area at present, but ...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Cheshire Constabulary
Action Fraud Have Issued A Warning Following the Increase In Coronavirus...
Sent by : Chris Hodgson (Police, Community Support Officer, Warrington)
Staffordshire Police
Police have received a report from a resident in the Hospital Road area of Chase...
Sent by : Leon Worden (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Burntwood, Chasetown, Chase Terrace - Lichfield Neighbourhood)
Sussex Police
Friday, 20th March 2020 News and Alerts Scott Starr receives 26-week priso...
Sent by : Lillian Knight (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
West Mids Police
Good Afternoon,Good Afternoon,Please see the following information and safely pa...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
West Mids Police
Good Afternoon,Please see the following information and safely pass it on to an...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Action Fraud Fraudsters may use the fact more people are staying at home, as ...
Sent by : Sharon Marsh (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire - St Neots)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear all,            &nb...
Sent by : Clare Darbyshire (Police, Crime Reduction Officer, Huntingdon)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Please see the following information and safely pass it on&nbs...
Sent by : Saul Smith (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks NHT)
West Mids Police
Sir or madam Please see the following information and safely pass it on  t...
Sent by : Saul Smith (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks NHT)
West Mids Police
11:20 : Scams
Good Morning Sir or madam West Midlands Police has warned residents to be wary o...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)