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Containing the tag : "fraud" (100 results)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 February 2015

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Dorset Alert
26TH FEBRUARY 2015 Dorset Police have received further reports of telephone c...
Sent by : Kelly Rothwell (Dorset Police, PCSO 6875, Wyke Regis)
Thames Valley Police
From the middle of January 2015 there has been a number of Fraud offences predom...
Sent by : Lucy Price (Police, Sergeant, Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 February 2015

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Nottinghamshire Police
Ten Tips to Stop Cold Calls   Unwanted phone calls – or cold calls...
Sent by : Neil Reddish (Police, PCSO 8053, Kimberley (Broxtowe North)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Action Fraud, together with the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau and the City ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 February 2015

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Lincolnshire Police
Good afternoon this is a message from PCSO Nicola Stuchfield. We have been ma...
Sent by : Nicola Stuchfield (Support, PCSO NC58 Woodhall, Conningsby & Tattershall, Woodhall Spa Station)

Alerts sent Monday 23 February 2015

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Northamptonshire Police Community Connect
Recent incidents of note   Diesel was stolen from the fuel tank of a v...
Sent by : Suzanne Ramsay (Police, (Police, Police Volunteer V3061 - Brackley), Northamptonshire)
Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch
  Fraudsters are targeting people by “cold calling&...
Sent by : Eric Tindall (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Leicestershire)
Lincolnshire Police
Hello good afternoon. This is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like to continue to make...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)
British Transport Police
Joining British Transport Police as a Police Officer, you’ll take on a cru...
Sent by : William Cruickshanks (British Transport Police, Inspector, North of Scotland)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Fraudsters are targeting people by “cold calling” them on the teleph...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Friday 20 February 2015

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Nottinghamshire Police
Many small and medium-sized businesses ignore or underestimate the threat online...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Recently a resident in the Baslow area received a telephone call from someone re...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)
Lincolnshire Police
This is a message from PCSO Dave Bunker from the Skegness Neighbourhood Policing...
Sent by : David Bunker (Police, PCSO, Skegness)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 February 2015

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Lancashire Constabulary
We’ve received several reports of a man that has been calling mainly elder...
Sent by : Engagement Team (Police, Police Staff, Lancashire)
Cumbria County Council
Trading Standards are warning the public about counterfeit Vodka labelled as Gle...
Sent by : Nicola Clay (Cumbria Trading Standards, Community Support Officer , Cumbria)

Alerts sent Wednesday 18 February 2015

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Lincolnshire Police
Hello, this is a message from PCSO Sally Read of the Louth Rural Neighbourhood P...
Sent by : Sally Read (Support, PCSO NC54 Louth Rural, Louth Station)

Alerts sent Saturday 14 February 2015

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Cumbria Police
Windermere Police are investigating a ‘Ringing the Changes’ type inc...
Sent by : Emma Forrester (Police, PCSO, Ulverston and South Lakes NPT)

Alerts sent Friday 13 February 2015

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Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is reminding residents about courier fraud scams after &nbs...
Sent by : Naveenat Sahota (Police, Local Comms, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 February 2015

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Action Fraud has seen an increase in the amount of victims signing up for free t...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Safer Neighbourhood officers are urging the public to be vigilant against comput...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
On Wednesday 11th February 2015 a male has contacted an elderly reside...
Sent by : Stephen Davenport (Police, Sergeant, Macclesfield )

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 February 2015

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Lincolnshire Police
19:47 : Theft
Good evening from PCSO Mooney two persons were seen removing a catalyc converter...
Sent by : Barbara Mooney (Support, PCSO NC40 GRANTHAM NORTH RURAL, Grantham Station)
Lincolnshire Police
Message from Lincolnshire Police Headquarters, Community Safety Department, Wedn...
Sent by : Sharon Horne (Police & NHWN, NHW Administrator, Lincolnshire)
Lincolnshire Police
Good afternoon, this is a message from PCSO Nicola Stuchfield. It has been broug...
Sent by : Nicola Stuchfield (Support, PCSO NC58 Woodhall, Conningsby & Tattershall, Woodhall Spa Station)

Alerts sent Tuesday 10 February 2015

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Dear resident, Please look out for vulnerable neighbours who m...
Sent by : Chris Horton (Police, Sergeant, Cambridge City - Parkside)
Lancashire Constabulary
CCTV images released after woman’s bank card used following cash machine t...
Sent by : Susan Blackburn (Police, Watch Liaison Officer, West)
Nottinghamshire Police
Cyber shoppers in Nottinghamshire are being encouraged to stay safe online as pa...
Sent by : Ann Gransbury (Police, Administrator, Notts)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Today is Safer Internet Day 2015 so it’s a good ti...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)
Cheshire Constabulary
This is a message sent via Cheshire Police Alert. This information h...
Sent by : Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington Town Centre )
Lancashire Constabulary
There is currently a fraud involving people pretending to be police officers and...
Sent by : Karen Draper (Police, Police Staff, Burnley)

Alerts sent Monday 09 February 2015

Alert title
Neighbourhood and Home Watch Network
You may have heard on Saturday's  Radio 4 Money Box programme that last...
Sent by : Brian Wilson (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Huntingdonshire District)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Monday 9th February 2015 for Bisham, Cookham, Hurley, The ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Saturday 07 February 2015

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Wiltshire Police
Good Afternoon, During the day on Thursday 5th February bogus callers have be...
Sent by : Fiona Marno (Police, Community Support Officer, Devizes Neighbourhod Policing Team)

Alerts sent Friday 06 February 2015

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Scam postcards are being delivered to UK resid...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
HMRC have advised that from April 2015, people over the age of 55 will be given ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Oldfield & Bray  ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Boyn Hill, Cox Green &...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Maidenhead Central  ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Windsor Central   4...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Sunningdale   2/2 &...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 February 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
Get Safe Online, Safer Jobs and Action Fraud are warning people to take precauti...
Sent by : Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington Town Centre )
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police has charged two men in connection with a fraud offence on 2...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 February 2015

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Oldfield & Bray  ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Boyn Hill, Cox Green &...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Pinkey’s Green &...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Bisham, Cookham, Hurley, T...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th February 2015 for Riverside & Belmont 2...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 February 2015

Alert title
Neighbourhood and Home Watch Network
Dear Coordinators, I believe it is necessary that we publicise widly the e...
Sent by : Vic Nickson (NHWN, Communications Administrator, South Cambridgeshire Cambourne Neighbourhood Area)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Police are urging residents to be vigilant following reports of fraudsters tryin...
Sent by : Carol Hardwick (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)

Alerts sent Monday 02 February 2015

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Get Safe Online, Safer Jobs and Action Fraud are warning people to take precauti...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Saturday 31 January 2015

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Lincolnshire Police
This is a message from PCSO Dave Bunker of the Skegness Neighbourhood Policing T...
Sent by : David Bunker (Police, PCSO, Skegness)

Alerts sent Friday 30 January 2015

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Greetings Neighbourhood Watch Coordinators, I hope this finds you having a pr...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)

Alerts sent Thursday 29 January 2015

Alert title
Hampshire Constabulary
Please be aware that we received three reports of attempted courier fraud offenc...
Sent by : Hazel Wills (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire and )
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
A lottery scam takes place when criminals pretend that you have won a prize, oft...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
Horse Watch Message – horse stolen from field - The theft occurred between...
Sent by : Christine Seal (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Wokingham LPA)
Hampshire Constabulary
Lincolnshire Police are currently investigating a number of offences of online f...
Sent by : Elaine Skittlethorpe (Police, PC, Hampshire Country Watch)
Scottish Borders Council
In the evening  of the 28th January a man described as 6'1” tall,...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)
Scottish Borders Council
We have received another report from a farmer near Jedburgh who received an unso...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 28 January 2015

Alert title
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Fraudsters are targeting people to list items on their behalf on popular online ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 27 January 2015

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Thames Valley Police
Warning to online shoppers who are horse owners. Lincolnshire Police has made...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 26 January 2015

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Dorset Alert
Dear Residents Recently there has been an incident where an elderly lady came...
Sent by : Susan Elliott (Dorset Police, PCSO 5188, Northbourne and Wallisdown)

Alerts sent Saturday 24 January 2015

Alert title
Dorset Alert
We have had further reports of phone calls purporting to be from Police Officers...
Sent by : Karl Stark (Dorset Police, PCSO 5994, West Christchurch)

Alerts sent Friday 23 January 2015

Alert title
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Fraudsters regularly hack into personal online accounts to obtain details which ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Following a warning by Police Scotland to the Borders area we wanted to distribu...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)
Scottish Borders Council
We have received a report from a farm near Kelso receiving an unsolicited p...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 22 January 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
Dear Home Watch Coordinator   Please review the warnings below reported t...
Sent by : Liz Biddle (Police, Home Watch Officer, Cheshire Home Watch)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 January 2015

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
We are the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and financially motiva...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Tuesday 20 January 2015

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Leicestershire Police
Please find below a link to a news release we've issued in relation to a man...
Sent by : Corporate Communications (Police, Corp Comms, Leicestershire)

Alerts sent Monday 19 January 2015

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Thames Valley Police
Church Road, Farley Hill 14/15 January – overnight last Wednesday into Thu...
Sent by : Christine Seal (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Wokingham LPA)

Alerts sent Sunday 18 January 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
News Bulletin Western Rural Round-up-      &nbs...
Sent by : Andy Wedgwood (Police, Sergeant, Western Rural )

Alerts sent Friday 16 January 2015

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Cumbria County Council
Trading Standards have been made aware that a Cumbrian resident has received a...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 16th January 2015 for Clewer East & Park 14/...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 15 January 2015

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Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is warning the public to be vigilant after another spike in...
Sent by : Tom Jennings (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley Police)

Alerts sent Wednesday 14 January 2015

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sent on behalf of Citizens Advice Scotland We have received feedback from a ...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 14th January 2015 for Clewer, Dedworth & Oak...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 13 January 2015

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
News Bulletin Western Rural Round-up-      &nbs...
Sent by : Andy Wedgwood (Police, Sergeant, Western Rural )
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is reminding residents about the courier fraud scam after a...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Friday 09 January 2015

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Scottish Borders Council
On the afternoon of the 8th January two males of Asian appearance have attempted...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 08 January 2015

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Thames Valley Police
Message from Banbury Rural Neighbourhood Police Team. There have been repor...
Sent by : Deborah Hextall (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Cherwell & West Oxfordshire LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 07 January 2015

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police Community Connect
News in brief update for Burton Latimer    Local news   Loca...
Sent by : Lynne Rosher (C0997) (Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner , News Publishing Co-ordinator, Northamptonshire )

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 January 2015

Alert title
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
We've had recent reports of scammers phoning pretending to be from Sky Telev...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)

Alerts sent Monday 05 January 2015

Alert title
Dorset Alert
12:50 : SCAM E-MAILS
5TH JANUARY 2015.  This message is to advise Dorset Alert recipients that r...
Sent by : John Brooks (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4836, Weymouth Portland)

Alerts sent Wednesday 24 December 2014

Alert title
Northamptonshire Police Community Connect
Police urge people to be vigilant following spate of phone scams   Police...
Sent by : Lynne Rosher (C0997) (Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner , News Publishing Co-ordinator, Northamptonshire )

Alerts sent Tuesday 23 December 2014

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police have arrested a 37 year old man on suspicion of Fraud by Fa...
Sent by : Maggie Carpenter (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)

Alerts sent Monday 22 December 2014

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Warrants conducted at trading estate - Slough Two people were arrested on Wedne...
Sent by : Irene Shearer (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Slough)
Cheshire Constabulary
News Bulletin    Western Rural Round-up-    &nbs...
Sent by : Andy Wedgwood (Police, Sergeant, Western Rural )

Alerts sent Saturday 20 December 2014

Alert title
Lincolnshire Police
Protecting People From Scams, Ingoldmells Police in Ingoldmells have l...
Sent by : David Bunker (Police, PCSO, Skegness)

Alerts sent Friday 19 December 2014

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
There have been a number of scam letters received by residents in the Wisbech Ar...
Sent by : Megan Sargent (Police, PCSO, Fenland - Wisbech)

Alerts sent Monday 15 December 2014

Alert title
Nottinghamshire Police
More and more people are using mobile devices, especially smartphones to make pu...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Sunday 14 December 2014

Alert title
Cheshire Constabulary
News Bulletin     Western Rural Round-up-   &nbs...
Sent by : Andy Wedgwood (Police, Sergeant, Western Rural )

Alerts sent Friday 12 December 2014

Alert title
Nottinghamshire Police
Many singletons will be making a New Year’s resolution to find their ideal...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)
Lincolnshire Police
BEWARE OF ONLINE SHOPPING DELIVERY SCAM Action Fraud has received a large nu...
Sent by : Sharon Horne (Police & NHWN, NHW Administrator, Lincolnshire)
Lincolnshire Police
Beware of Online Shopping Delivery Scam Action Fraud has received a la...
Sent by : Alice Harris (Support, PCSO NC37 Sleaford Town, Sleaford Station)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 December 2014

Alert title
Nottinghamshire Police
Social media scams   Most of the adverts placed on networking sites such ...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)
Lincolnshire Police
12 Frauds of Christmas – local update       We have...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)
Nottinghamshire Police
An authentic online seller will ask you to pay by card on a secure payment page,...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 December 2014

Alert title
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police have laid out some advice for you to help ensure your Chris...
Sent by : Margaret Weber (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Bracknell LPA)
Scottish Borders Council
A  number of residents in the Scottish Borders have recently been targeted ...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 December 2014

Alert title
Nottinghamshire Police
Many people will be getting smartphones or tablets for Christmas.  Cyber-cr...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Monday 08 December 2014

Alert title
Nottinghamshire Police
The festive period is traditionally a time when charities seek donations. Most c...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)
 

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