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Containing the tag : "scams" (100 results)

Alerts sent Wednesday 03 March 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
There have been two incidents reported to the police in the Shurdington and Berk...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Humberside Police
National Insurance Scams Action Fraud have received over 1,000 extra ...
Sent by : Michael 8366 (Police, Communications, Humberside)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 March 2021

Alert title
Surrey Police
16:56 : Scams
Can you spot the difference between a genuine request and one that’s a sca...
Sent by : Carolyn Anstey (Surrey Police, Office Manager, Runnymede)
South Yorkshire Police
TOP TIPSREMEMBER: IF SOMETHING SEEMS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, IT USUALLY IS!Create a...
Sent by : David R Jackson (Police, PCSO, Rotherham North)
South Yorkshire Police
We’re warning the public to be vigilant of unsolicited emails promoting cryptocu...
Sent by : David R Jackson (Police, PCSO, Rotherham North)

Alerts sent Monday 01 March 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
Social distancing restrictions has seen more people, especially those who have f...
Sent by : Julia Wells (Police, PCSO, Burton Urban)
Staffordshire Police
Social distancing restrictions has seen more people, especially those who have f...
Sent by : Sian Muddeman (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, East Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 28 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Surrey resident This is the 5th part of a series of Alerts regarding prote...
Sent by : Martin Stilwell (NWN, MSA, Surrey)
Neighbourhood Watch
As if we haven’t all had enough to deal with and worry about since the...
Sent by : Derek Pratt MBE (NWN, Administrator, Sussex)
Staffordshire Police
09:48 : HMRC Scams
We have been made aware of an increase in calls from scammers claiming to be fro...
Sent by : Jayne Winfield (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, East Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Friday 26 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
10:31 : Scams Update
Some examples of scams experienced by South Lanarkshire residents this month...
Sent by : Leisa Hughes (NHWN, Administrator, South Lanarkshire)
Sussex Police
Friday 26th February 2021 Wealden Police Quarterly Newsletter Dear ...
Sent by : Eastbourne, Lewes and Wealden team (Police, Prevention team, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 25 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Good evening Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards would like to invit...
Sent by : John Farnaby (NWN, MSA, Surrey, Tandridge)
Neighbourhood Watch
Good Morning More opportunities to protect yourself and others - completely fre...
Sent by : David Alder (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 24 February 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
Good Evening,   Please find the link to this month’s AGE UK scam bu...
Sent by : Julia Short (Police, PCSO, Macclesfield LPU Congleton PCSO)
Leicestershire Police
Hello, Following on from the recent incident of four suspects being seen in a...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)

Alerts sent Tuesday 23 February 2021

Alert title
South Yorkshire Police
Beware of telephone fraudstersSouth Yorkshire Police has issued a warning to loc...
Sent by : Neil Makinson (Police, PCSO, Town Centre Team)

Alerts sent Friday 19 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
The following links contain the latest advice, news and support relative to scam...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, National Co - ordinator, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 18 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Message to all Rushmoor Alert members. Our partners at Citizens Advice Rushmo...
Sent by : Peter B (NWN, Administrator, Hampshire, Rushmoor)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
14:10 : Phone scams
Dear All,   Police in Edinburgh have recently received reports of scam ph...
Sent by : Sonja Kaiser-Ferris (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)
Staffordshire Police
There has been an increase in reports of Scam attempts across the county. Phone ...
Sent by : Timothy Leathers (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, East Staffordshire)
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association We ha...
Sent by : Eric Hambling (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 17 February 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
15:21 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:20 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:18 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:15 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:14 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:12 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:10 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:10 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:05 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
15:00 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:59 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:58 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:56 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:55 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:51 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:43 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
14:33 : Scams
There are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to National Insurance Nu...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
West Mids Police
14:21 : Scams
Dear ResidentsThere are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to nationa...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
West Mids Police
14:20 : Scams
Dear ResidentsThere are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to nationa...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)
West Mids Police
14:18 : Scams
Dear ResidentsThere are an increasing number of scam calls in regards to nationa...
Sent by : Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)

Alerts sent Tuesday 16 February 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
The scams continue please be on your guard and make sure vulnerable elderly rela...
Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)

Alerts sent Saturday 13 February 2021

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
12:58 : SCAMS
Please be aware there are various SCAMS going around at the moment.We have recen...
Sent by : Sharon Jones (Police, PCSO, Crewe LPU Nantwich PCSO)

Alerts sent Friday 12 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
This is a Neighbourhood Watch message from Chrissie Parkes There have been two ...
Sent by : Chrissie Parkes (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
Staffordshire Police
Doorstep scammers commonly target older people. We'll show you how to protect yo...
Sent by : Jane Lawlor (Police,PCSO,Longton)
Northamptonshire Neighbourhood Watch
To all Northants Neighbourhood / Alert Members Phone Scams/Texts This is a...
Sent by : Alan Earle (NWN, County Chairman , Northamptonshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
To read the latest bulletin use the following link https://us3.campaign-arc...
Sent by : Mark Armstrong (NHWN, Community Support Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 February 2021

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
20:10 : Scams
A police officer or your bank will NEVER ask you to hand money over to them to s...
Sent by : Laura Jones (Police, PCSO, SOUTH - Chorley)
Lancashire Constabulary
20:10 : Scams
A police officer or your bank will NEVER ask you to hand money over to them to s...
Sent by : Laura Jones (Police, PCSO, SOUTH - Chorley)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message   Advice re: Frauds and Scams   With l...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 February 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
Hello. Thank you for being part of Burbage Neighbourhood Link https://www.neighb...
Sent by : Darren Stretton (Police, PCSO 6035, Hinckley and Blaby NPA, Burbage)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
14:27 : SCAMS
During lockdown there has been an increase in people being scammed out of money,...
Sent by : Alannah Juchniewicz (Police, Community Planning, East Lothian)
Neighbourhood Watch
Amazon scam phone calls There were several  reports yesterday evening of a...
Sent by : Maggie Lewis (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley, Oxford LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 February 2021

Alert title
Leicestershire Police
Dear South Leicester Resident, Scammers and fraudsters are still continuing t...
Sent by : Sam Donington (Freemen Neighbourhood, PCSO, South Leicester Neighbourhood Policing Area)
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Sir or madam We are now on day two of our campaign to raise awareness of a ...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NWN , Chair GNWN, Greenwich)

Alerts sent Monday 08 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Hello, Coordinators! Do you run a business? Or do you know someone who does, ...
Sent by : David Alder (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Sunday 07 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Sir or madam We are delighted to bring to you our new campaign for February...
Sent by : Cheryl Spruce (NWN , Chair GNWN, Greenwich)

Alerts sent Friday 05 February 2021

Alert title
West Mids Police
Good evening,Following the restrictions imposed by the increase in the spread an...
Sent by : Georgian Manolache (Police,Pcso,Sandwell, Wednesbury)
West Yorkshire Police
13:00 : Scams alert
Your Crime Reduction Officers are :- Stephen Forrest and Sharon Charlesworth No...
Sent by : Stephen Forrest (Police,Crime Reduction Officer,West Yorkshire Kirklees Dewsbury)

Alerts sent Wednesday 03 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Good evening Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards are pleased to offe...
Sent by : John Farnaby (NWN, MSA, Surrey, Tandridge)
Durham Constabulary
You will already be aware that there are a lot of scams going around and a numbe...
Sent by : Susie Blake (Police , Partnerships Officer, Durham Constabulary)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 February 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Dear Coordinator Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards are pleased to ...
Sent by : David Alder (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Sunday 31 January 2021

Alert title
Staffordshire Police
Public Being Urged to be Aware of Post Data Breach Scams - New National Cyber Se...
Sent by : Sian Muddeman (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, East Staffordshire)

Alerts sent Saturday 30 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Good evening Buckinghamshire and Surrey Trading Standards are pleased to offe...
Sent by : John Farnaby (NWN, MSA, Surrey, Tandridge)

Alerts sent Friday 29 January 2021

Alert title
Lancashire Constabulary
Remember, the corona virus vaccine is ONLY available on the NHS and is free of c...
Sent by : Fern Jones (Police, PCSO - Chorley NPT, SOUTH - Chorley)
Wiltshire Police
We're supporting the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) ScamSmart campaign to...
Sent by : Sian Rivers (Police, Communications Officer, HQ)
Neighbourhood Watch
Yesterday we circulated information about scams connected to the COVID-19 vaccin...
Sent by : Derek Pratt MBE (NWN, Administrator, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message NHS Vaccine Scams Apparently the Action Fraud ...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
West Yorkshire Police
We cannot stress the importance of making your loved ones aware of the procedure...
Sent by : Dan Pickles (Police,District Neighbourhood Support Officer,Leeds North West)
Lancashire Constabulary
Remember, the vaccine is ONLY available on the NHS and is free of charge.If you ...
Sent by : Laura Jones (Police, PCSO, SOUTH - Chorley)
Neighbourhood Watch
Neighbourhood Watch Message NHS Vaccines Scams Action Fraud have received ...
Sent by : Simon Bailey (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
Leicestershire Police
As cybercrime and fraud continues to rise, and with Safer Inter Day just around ...
Sent by : Sam Hancock (Police, Cyber Protect Officer, Leicestershire)
South Yorkshire Police
Good morning everyone, pleas see the message below which was sent out by Action...
Sent by : Paul Newman (Police,Police Community Support Officer,Rotherham Main St )

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 January 2021

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch
13:51 : Stay safe
Good afternoon all, I hope you are all safe and well. I received this&nb...
Sent by : Maggie Lewis (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley, Oxford LPA)
Neighbourhood Watch
12:55 : SCAMS ALERT
Dear Coordinator I hope you are already subscribed to the Scams Alerts from N...
Sent by : David Alder (NWN, Multi Scheme Administrator, Thames Valley)
Staffordshire Police
12:41 : Covid Scams
Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as way to target the public by tricking...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
12:38 : Covid Scams
Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as way to target the public by tricking...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
12:32 : Covid Scams
Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as way to target the public by tricking...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
12:29 : Covid Scams
Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as way to target the public by tricking...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Staffordshire Police
12:27 : Covid Scams
Criminals are using the COVID-19 vaccine as way to target the public by tricking...
Sent by : Saad Ahmed (Staffordshire Police, PCSO, South Staffordshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Police Scotland Crime Reduction Officer PC Mark Irvine confirmed ‘The vacc...
Sent by : Mark Irvine (Police, Constable, Crime Reduction,North East Division)

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 January 2021

Alert title
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)

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)

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)
Bedfordshire Police
Please be aware of the recent increase in Covid-19 vaccine scams. Here's...
Sent by : Louise Ross (Police, Communications Officer, Bedfordshire)
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
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
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)