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15th October 2021

What is ‘Spoofing’

Spoofing is a type of scam that is designed to take an individuals personal information by pretending to […]
8th October 2021

Beware fake Anti-Virus Software emails

Action Fraud are warning people to beware of fake emails that are circulating purporting to be from Anti-Virus […]
24th September 2021

Warning as criminals continue to target the elderly

Action Fraud is warning the public to protect their loved ones as criminals cheat older and vulnerable victims […]
17th September 2021

Take Five to Stop Fraud warn of surge in impersonation scams

At the start of Take Five Week (13-17 September), the public is being warned about the increase in […]
3rd September 2021

Investment Fraud – don’t let your hard earned savings end up funding someone else’s lifestyle

In Humberside Polices ongoing campaign to protect communities from fraud they are warning people of the dangers of […]
26th August 2021

Investment Fraud – don’t let your hard earned savings end up funding someone else’s lifestyle

In Humberside Polices ongoing campaign to protect our communities from fraud they are warning people of the dangers […]
24th August 2021

Warning after doorstep scams and burglaries

Advice from Humberside Police: We have received two reports of concern from elderly people in the East Riding.  […]
20th August 2021

Fake Pet Adverts

Keep your eyes peeled for fake pet adverts online. Fraudsters are targeting victims with promises of animals and […]
12th August 2021

Online holiday fraud advice

Now that the possibility of travel is opening up a little, fraudsters are targeting people searching for their […]
5th August 2021

Have you heard of Tabnapping?

What is Tabnapping? Tabnapping is a type of phishing scam that fraudsters use to get hold of your […]
30th July 2021

DPD re-delivery text scam

One of NN team has this week received a scam text from DPD. The scam text claims that […]
23rd July 2021

NEW ‘SLING YOUR HOOK’ FRAUD AWARENESS CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

With consumer fraud on the rise, Neighbourhood Watch share their expert advice on avoiding common scams. Almost 500,000 […]
8th July 2021

FRAUD ALERT – Calls from “matching” mobile phone numbers

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is warning the public to be vigilant of scam calls that appear […]
7th July 2021

What is a ‘Matching Mobile’ scam call?

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) is warning the public to be vigilant of scam calls that appear […]
1st July 2021

SCAM: Do You Know What A Ghost Broker is?

Have you ever heard of a ‘ghost broker’? No, we are not talking about things that go bump […]
23rd June 2021

Covid vaccine scam email

We have been made aware of a Covid Vaccine Passport scam email going around that purports to be from […]
18th June 2021

Has The Pandemic Made Us More Or Less Aware of Online Risks?

Along with National Neighbourhood Watch Network’s Cyberhood Watch partner, Avast, NHWN have launched a new survey to understand […]
18th June 2021

Have you received a suspicious message?

Humberside Police Fraud Week will be taking place on Facebook between Monday 28 June and Friday 2 July. They’re encouraging […]
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