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Containing the tag : "fraud" (100 results)

Alerts sent Friday 12 February 2016

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Hampshire Constabulary
Sir or madam There is a lack of awareness about cyber hacking and how cyber c...
Sent by : Chris Urry (Police, PCSO, Shanklin)
Bedfordshire Police
Bedfordshire Police and the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU) are r...
Sent by : Callum Daly (Beds Police, Channels and Content Officer, Bedfordsire)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 12th February 2016 for Ascot.   BEFORE I STA...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 12th February 2016 for Windsor.   BEFORE I S...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 12th February 2016 for Maidenhead.   BEFORE ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Earith Members - Here is a summary of offences and incidents ...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Hemingfords Members - The period 28th January to 11th Februar...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Morning, Fenstanton Members - It has been a quiet week in your community...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Dorset Alert
This is a message for the awareness of “Microsoft” scam calls to fix...
Sent by : Simon Wakely (Dorset Police, PCSO 7439, Sherborne Town)

Alerts sent Thursday 11 February 2016

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Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police are working together with Barclays Bank and Trading Standar...
Sent by : Carol Rudd (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, South Oxon and Vale )
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police are working together with Barclays Bank and Trading Standar...
Sent by : Carol Rudd (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, South Oxon and Vale )

Alerts sent Wednesday 10 February 2016

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Cumbria Police
Yesterday (11:42 on 9th February), a message was sent to you on this messaging s...
Sent by : Andy Baines (Police, Super User, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Tuesday 09 February 2016

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Thames Valley Police
I have received an e-mail from a local resident who was phoned by someone offeri...
Sent by : Deborah Morton (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, West Berkshire LPA)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Members - Here is a summary of offences and incidents affecti...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Cheshire Constabulary
The internet is a fantastic and effective way to conduct business, and will cont...
Sent by : Liz Biddle (Police, Community Engagement Officer, Chesh Engagement Unit)

Alerts sent Monday 08 February 2016

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Lincolnshire Police
Good evening from PCSO Lucy Holland-Hancock.  This is a reminder to watch o...
Sent by : Lucy Holland-Hancock (Police, PCSO, Horncastle, Wragby & The Wolds)
Hampshire Constabulary
Dear Residents, Please be aware that we have had an incident of identity...
Sent by : Gemma Clark (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Friday 05 February 2016

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Hampshire Constabulary
Sir or madam There is a lack of awareness about cyber hacking and how cyber c...
Sent by : Matt Wheeler (Police, PCSO, Shanklin)
Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon, Members - Here is a summary of offences and incidents affecti...
Sent by : Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
In December 2015 the UK was hit by three severe storms resulting in widespread f...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 5th February 2016 for Ascot.   FIRST –...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 5th February 2016 for Windsor.   FIRST &ndas...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 5th February 2016 for Maidenhead.   FIRST &n...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Hampshire Constabulary
09:24 : Phone Fraud
Following a recent incident where a local resident received an unexpected call a...
Sent by : David Trowbridge (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Thursday 04 February 2016

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Police Scotland
Police in Perth and Kinross have been providing advice to residents in the area ...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
Cheshire Constabulary
08:52 : Newsletter
Good Morning All, Please find Inspector Snasdell's Newsletter attached be...
Sent by : Jennifer Rae (Police, PC, Northwich LPU North Response)

Alerts sent Wednesday 03 February 2016

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Hampshire Constabulary
Dear all I have had two calls in the last twenty minutes from residents from ...
Sent by : Andrew Reid (Police, PC, Basingstoke District)
Lincolnshire Police
GP/Doctors Surgery Telephone Scam Alert       WARNING &n...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Tuesday 02 February 2016

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Nottinghamshire Police
Businesses of all sizes face a constant threat from cyber crime. It is cont...
Sent by : Alex Hargreaves (Police, Fraud Investigator, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Monday 01 February 2016

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Wiltshire Police
Please find below column from Chief Constable Mike Veale. "Cyber crime i...
Sent by : Katie Bond (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)
Hampshire Constabulary
Good afternoon Sir or madam   Below is a run down of reported incide...
Sent by : Alexander Carter (Police, PCSO, Test Valley District)

Alerts sent Friday 29 January 2016

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Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 29th January 2016 for Maidenhead.   FRAUDS A...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 29th January 2016 for Ascot.   FRAUDS AND SC...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 28th January 2016 for Windsor.   FRAUDS AND ...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
A member from our West Fife Area reports recent Malware attacks on local busines...
Sent by : Brian Connel (NW Scotland, Administrator, Scotland)
Cheshire Constabulary
Please see enclosed attachments in relation to Cyber Fraud and Internet safety. ...
Sent by : Emma Grimshaw (Police, PC, Chester LPU PC)
Cheshire Constabulary
To All, I have seen a large increase in the amount of fraudulent calls report...
Sent by : Ian Cosgrove (Police, PCSO, Northwich LPU South PCSO)
Northamptonshire Police Community Connect
Police forces have become aware of a fraud circulating targeting elderly and vul...
Sent by : Suzie Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention, FHQ)
Thames Valley Police
Message sent by Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrato...
Sent by : Lucy Price (Police, Sergeant, Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 January 2016

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Cleveland Police
Police are warning members of the public of a phone scam which is duping social ...
Sent by : Adrienne Maddison (Police, Corporate, Communications Unit)

Alerts sent Monday 01 February 2016

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
Fraudsters are sending out virus infected emails that claim a package has been s...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Thursday 28 January 2016

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is warning people of the dangers o...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Scottish Borders Council
Our colleagues in Northumbria have made us aware of a scam that appear...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Monday 25 January 2016

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Thames Valley Police
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of fraud by false representation after...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)
Thames Valley Police
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of fraud by false representation after...
Sent by : Maggie Carpenter (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)
Thames Valley Police
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of fraud by false representation after...
Sent by : Marion Davis (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Administrator, Chiltern and South Bucks)

Alerts sent Friday 22 January 2016

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Cumbria County Council
  Trading Standards are warning people to be aware that a number of scams ...
Sent by : Nicola Clay (Cumbria Trading Standards, Administrative Officer, Cumbria)
Thames Valley Police
11-year-old boy among recipients of Local Policing Area (LPA) Commander Commenda...
Sent by : Diane Brown (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Aylesbury Vale LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 21 January 2016

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Hampshire Constabulary
We'd like to bring a potential scam to your attention. Police have receiv...
Sent by : James Pusey (Police, Corporate Communications, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)

Alerts sent Wednesday 20 January 2016

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Lancashire Constabulary
A recent potential scam has come to light in the Chatburn area of the Ribble Val...
Sent by : Tony Walsh (Police, PC, EAST - Ribble Valley Rural West Area)

Alerts sent Tuesday 19 January 2016

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Thames Valley Police
Our Force is supporting a campaign being launched this week to encourage people ...
Sent by : Samantha Marlow (Police, Comms Officer, Thames Valley)
Thames Valley Police
Get Safe Online has launched a campaign in partnership with a number of banks, C...
Sent by : Deborah Morton (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, West Berkshire LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 January 2016

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Durham Constabulary
Telephone fraud can take make forms and are enabled through your home telephon...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)

Alerts sent Monday 11 January 2016

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Lincolnshire Police
Good evening from Stamford Town and Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team. We have ...
Sent by : Christopher Clarke (Support, PCSO Stamford, Stamford Station)
Thames Valley Police
Thames Valley Police is urging residents to be on their guard amid reports of fr...
Sent by : Lisa Butler (Police, Community Relations Officer, South Oxon and Vale)
Lincolnshire Police
Please be aware of a Scam Letter sent v.i.a  Email Claiming to be from...
Sent by : Raymond Abbotts (Police, TEO Volunteer, Alford Station)
Thames Valley Police
Following a Thames Valley Police investigation, two people have been sentenced t...
Sent by : Connie Primmer (Police, Press Officer, Tha)

Alerts sent Thursday 07 January 2016

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Cumbria County Council
Cumbria Trading Standards are warning residents in Barrow in Furness and the sur...
Sent by : Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria)
Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
18:03 : Courier Scam
The courier scam is when fraudsters call and trick you into handing your cards a...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Dorset Alert
A Message From Dorset Police Meyrick & Talbot: We are reminding residents...
Sent by : Rich Frew (Dorset Police, PCSO 5490, Meyrick & Talbot)
Bedfordshire Police
Bedfordshire Police is urging businesses and residents to remain vigilant agains...
Sent by : Jordan Nicholls (Bedfordshire Police, Channels and Content Intern, Bedfordshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 January 2016

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Bedfordshire Police
A man who was part of a “crash for cash” scheme which conned insuran...
Sent by : Jordan Nicholls (Bedfordshire Police, Channels and Content Intern, Bedfordshire)

Alerts sent Friday 25 December 2015

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Durham Constabulary
Durham Police Fraud and Financial Investigation Team First of all, happy Chri...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)

Alerts sent Wednesday 23 December 2015

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Durham Constabulary
Watch out for Microsoft scam calls to fix your computer Computer Software Ser...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)
Durham Constabulary
Hello, Thank you for signing up to the 'Keep in the Know' Website. M...
Sent by : Tony Murray (Police, Officer, Durham)

Alerts sent Monday 21 December 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
We'd like to make you aware of a recent attempted fraud incident on the Isle...
Sent by : James Pusey (Police, Corporate Communications, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight)
Thames Valley Police
The courier scam is when fraudsters call and trick you into handing your cards a...
Sent by : Jonathan Chainey (Police, Communications Support Assistant, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Friday 18 December 2015

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland in partnership with STV, The Dedicated Card and Pay...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)
Durham Constabulary
Fraudsters are targeting some ATM machines in the Durham Constabulary area, thes...
Sent by : Susie Blake (Police , Partnerships Officer, Durham Constabulary)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 December 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good Evening, Please find Inspector Snasdell's Weekly News Letter attache...
Sent by : Jennifer Rae (Police, PC, Northwich LPU North Response)
Thames Valley Police
Reading Neighbourhood Policing Teams wish you a Happy Christmas and a Crime Free...
Sent by : Liz Herbert (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Reading LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 10 December 2015

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Northamptonshire Police Community Connect
Council renews warning over phone scam in Daventry District   Residents i...
Sent by : Suzie Fletcher (Police, Crime Prevention, FHQ)
Dorset Alert
10:13 : scams
good morning please be aware that there are "companys" still trying...
Sent by : Susan Leatt (Dorset Police, PCSO 5382, Shaftesbury Town)

Alerts sent Wednesday 09 December 2015

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Nottinghamshire Police
 Farmers are being warned to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, tex...
Sent by : Antony Crofts (Police, SGT 879, East Bassetlaw)

Alerts sent Tuesday 08 December 2015

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Cumbria Police
Cumbria police have today been alerted by a farmer in the south of the county of...
Sent by : Andy Baines (Police, Super User, Cumbria)

Alerts sent Sunday 06 December 2015

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Neighbourhood and Home Watch Network
Rogue Trader who defrauds elderly persons.   An extract from our officers...
Sent by : David Braziel (NHWN, Communications Administrator, Devon & Cornwall)

Alerts sent Friday 04 December 2015

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Lancashire Constabulary
Farmers are being urged to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or e...
Sent by : Louise Walker (Police, Watch Liaison Officer, West)
Police Scotland
Farmers are being warned to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or ...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
Nottinghamshire Police
  Farmers are being warned to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, t...
Sent by : Samantha Hancock (Police, Crime Prevention Unit Manager, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Thursday 03 December 2015

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Lancashire Constabulary
Farmers are being urged to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or e...
Sent by : Susan Blackburn (Police, Watch Liaison Officer, West)
Thames Valley Police
To all members 03/12/2015   Christmas Crime Prevention Advice   To...
Sent by : Margaret Weber (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Bracknell LPA)
Lancashire Constabulary
A local Burnley business has reported that they were contacted by telephone yest...
Sent by : Keith Sandham (Police , Watch Liaison Officer, EAST - Watch Liaison Officer)
Cheshire Constabulary
Dear Knutsford Ruralwatch member, Please see the attached message for the Far...
Sent by : Michael Dawber (Police, PC, Macclesfield LPU Knutsford Beat Mgmt)

Alerts sent Wednesday 02 December 2015

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sent on behalf of Police Scotland  Farmers are being warned to be extrem...
Sent by : Peter Kirwan (Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Communications Officer, Scotland)
Thames Valley Police
To all members – 02/12/2015   Good News from Bracknell Forest &nbs...
Sent by : Margaret Weber (Police, NHW & Community Messaging Co-ordinator, Bracknell LPA)
Lancashire Constabulary
Some of you may have already received similar advice from the NFU, but for those...
Sent by : Keith Sandham (Police , Watch Liaison Officer, EAST - Watch Liaison Officer)
Cheshire Constabulary
Good Afternoon,   Please find attached the following fraud alerts for thi...
Sent by : Ian Harding (Police, PC, Chester LPU PC)
Police Scotland
Police in Perth are reminding residents to be alert to rogue traders who may att...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)
Hampshire Constabulary
PCSO 15097 Abbey Carpenter Neighbourhood PCSO For the parishes of Ashmansworth...
Sent by : Abbey Carpenter (Police, PCSO, Basingstoke District)
Lancashire Constabulary
Farmers urged to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or emails, as ...
Sent by : Tony Walsh (Police, PC, EAST - Ribble Valley Rural West Area)

Alerts sent Tuesday 01 December 2015

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Nottinghamshire Police
Farmers are being warned to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or ...
Sent by : Alex Hargreaves (Police, Fraud Investigator, Nottinghamshire)
Thames Valley Police
Farmers are being warned to be extremely wary of any suspicious calls, texts or ...
Sent by : Helen Thorne (Police, Communications Officer, Thames Valley)

Alerts sent Monday 30 November 2015

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Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau)
There has been a recent series of incidents whereby fraudsters either phone or a...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Saturday 28 November 2015

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Hampshire Constabulary
1. TELEPHONE FRAUD Two incidents reported on the 27/11/15 relate to elderly ...
Sent by : Lesley Meenaghan (Police, Sgt, Gosport District)

Alerts sent Friday 27 November 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
How to get more out of Cheshire Police Alert Did you know you can choose to r...
Sent by : Wendy Dalton (Cheshire, PCSO, Ellesmere Port East LPU PCSO)
Hampshire Constabulary
13:51 : Fraud alert
Dear All, Yesterday we received report of a scam/ fraud arriving by telephone...
Sent by : Alex McDonald (Police, PCSO, Battins and West Leigh)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th November 2015 for Maidenhead.   Last me...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th November 2015 for Windsor.     La...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)
Thames Valley Police
This message is dated Friday 27th November 2015 for Ascot.   Last message...
Sent by : Jeffrey Pick (Police, NHW & Community Msg Co-ordinator, Windsor & Maidenhead LPA)

Alerts sent Thursday 26 November 2015

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Cheshire Constabulary
Did you know you can choose to receive information Via Cheshire Police Alert fro...
Sent by : Dave Mahon (Police, PCSO, Warrington LPU South PCSO)
 

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