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Containing the tag : "fraud" (100 results)

Alerts sent Friday 27 March 2015

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
More than three million people in the UK fall victim to scams, many losing hundr...
Sent by : Sharon Marsh (Police, PCSO, Huntingdonshire - St Neots)
Derbyshire Constabulary
The following message is from Trading Standards   Derbyshire County Counc...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police has charged a 44 year-old woman in connection with sla...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 March 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
We're investigating after a report of a courier fraud incident was made in P...
Sent by : Natalie Galloway (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)
Lancashire Constabulary
IMPORTANT DON’T BECOME A VICTIM OF THE FOLLOWING TWO SCAMS   CO...
Sent by : Susan Blackburn (Police, Watch Liaison Officer, West)
Thames Valley Police
A further three people have been arrested following warrants executed at Redbrid...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)
Thames Valley Police
Update on warrants carried out in relation to human exploitation, slavery and fr...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police has today (26/3) carried out a number of warrants at addres...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 March 2015

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Cumbria County Council
Trading Standards reports that Cumbrian residents are being targeted via an emai...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)
Cheshire Constabulary
(Please do not reply directly to this email, please use...
Sent by : Debbie Potts (Police, PCSO, Warrington Town Centre )

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 March 2015

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Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch
Dear All,   You may recall that the week before last I put out a call for...
Sent by : Eric Tindall (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Leicestershire)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please be aware there have been further reports of persons making phone calls pr...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes )
Derbyshire Constabulary
Safer Neighbourhood officers are urging local people to be vigilant of cybercrim...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)
Derbyshire Constabulary
Residents across Derbyshire are being encouraged to protect their pensions from ...
Sent by : Tim Parkin (Police, Community Information Officer, Derbyshire)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
 “REMEMBER, YOU ARE THE SELLER” If you are selling your car ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Slough Council
The latest edition of the council's newsletter for residents is out now S...
Sent by : Kate Pratt (Slough Council, Communications Manager, Slough)

Alerts sent Monday 23 March 2015

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Cumbria Police
Police are warning small businesses to be aware of fraudsters claiming to work o...
Sent by : Phillip Sullivan (Police, PCSO, Barrow Borough NPT (S))

Alerts sent Friday 20 March 2015

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Dorset Alert
Telephone fraudsters are targeting Dorset residents. People are being tricked by...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Current spam email campaigns are trying to infiltrate or infect email accounts b...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has seen an increase in Action Fraud repo...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Lincolnshire Police
This is an ALERT message from PCSO Dave Bunker of the Skegness Neighbourhood Pol...
Sent by : David Bunker (Police, PCSO, Skegness)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 March 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
We've had a report in Portsmouth of fraudsters trying to obtain bank ca...
Sent by : Natalie Galloway (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)
Wiltshire Police
Wiltshire Police are warning people to be on their guard following what's be...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

Alerts sent Monday 16 March 2015

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Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch
Don't be a victim of "We are holding a parcel in your name" fra...
Sent by : Eric Tindall (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Leicestershire)
Thames Valley Police
Wick Hill Lane, Finchampstead 9/12th March, 00:00-18:30  - at sometime betw...
Sent by : Christine Seal (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Wokingham LPA)
Thames Valley Police
A 41-year-old woman has been charged with fraud in Buckinghamshire. Nicola Ja...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)

Alerts sent Friday 13 March 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
Please be aware that we received three reports yesterday of people in Winchester...
Sent by : Hazel Wills (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire & IOW)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
09:59 : Alert
Could I bring to your attention a scam that is taking place at the moment. A ...
Sent by : Shiralee George (Police, PCSO, Huntingdon)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 March 2015

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Dorset Alert
This is a reminder that there have been several reports recently of telephone sc...
Sent by : Kirsty Gatehouse (Dorset Police, Volunteer, Dorchester and Sherborne)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 March 2015

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Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch
12:01 : Cybercrime
The Neighbourhood and Home Watch Network (NHWN) are working with Financial Fraud...
Sent by : John Perkins (CNWA, Administrator, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Thursday 12 March 2015

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Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch
As of April this year, following the new pension rules announced in last ye...
Sent by : John Perkins (CNWA, Administrator, Cumbria)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is warning motorists to be aware of a fraud offence in whic...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is releasing CCTV images of a man officers would like to sp...
Sent by : Helen Sharratt (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Milton Keynes LPA)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 March 2015

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Thames Valley Police
17:55 : Fraud
Fraud We would like to make residents aware of fraudsters who call pretending...
Sent by : Kamal Benawra (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)
Thames Valley Police
To all members – 11/03/2015   Good News from Bracknell Forest &nbs...
Sent by : Margaret Weber (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Bracknell LPA)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is warning motorists to be aware of a fraud offence in whic...
Sent by : Helen Sharratt (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Milton Keynes LPA)
Thames Valley Police
Motorists advised to be aware of fraud – M25, M4, M40 motorways Thames Va...
Sent by : Irene Shearer (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Slough)

Alerts sent Monday 09 March 2015

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Thames Valley Police
  Please find below the update from your neighbourhood policing team (NHPT...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)

Alerts sent Friday 06 March 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
Please be aware that a resident of Bishops Green has been targeted by fraudsters...
Sent by : Abbey Carpenter (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 6th March 2015 for Pinkneys Green & Furze Platt...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 March 2015

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Lancashire Constabulary
DETECTIVES have issued a further warning after more elderly residents fall victi...
Sent by : Engagement Team (Police, Police Staff, Lancashire)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Please look out for a fraud which is being reported around the South-East of Eng...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Maidenhead Central. I atte...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Online auction sites are regularly targeted by fraudsters advertising desirable ...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
Between 14.00 -16.00 on 3/3/15 three vehicles were damaged by offenders scratchi...
Sent by : Caroline Sampson (Police , PCSO, Taplow, Bucks. )

Alerts sent Wednesday 04 March 2015

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Dorset Alert
This is a message from Dorset police There have been several reports recently...
Sent by : Sarah Pilcher (Dorset Police, PCSO 5410, Dorchester West Rural)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Oldfield & Bray. I att...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Bisham, Cookham, Hurley, The ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Old Windsor. First message...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Datchet, Horton & Wraysbu...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Clewer East & Park. &nbs...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Eton & Eton Wick   ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Wednesday 4th March 2015 for Windsor Central   3/3&...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Tuesday 03 March 2015

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Thames Valley Police
19:41 : Lotto scam
Please be aware of a bogus lottery letter entitled 'Bono Lotto Int...
Sent by : Wesley Smith (Police, PCSO, Chipping Norton)
Thames Valley Police
Chalvey / Upton / Town neighbourhood update Your neighbourhood Update for Marc...
Sent by : Irene Shearer (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Slough)

Alerts sent Monday 02 March 2015

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Dorset Alert
Monday 2nd March 2015. There has been an increase in telephone scams where pe...
Sent by : Neal Rooke (Dorset Police, PCSO 5384, Corfe Mullen and Stour)

Alerts sent Sunday 01 March 2015

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Lincolnshire Police
Lincolnshire Police’s Crime Prevention Team has launched one of the most c...
Sent by : David Bunker (Police, PCSO, Skegness)

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

Alert title
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

Alert title
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

Alert title
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

Alert title
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

Alert title
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)
 

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