14th January 2022

Start the New Year with an ‘electronics clean up’

Do you use the New Year as an opportunity to make resolutions to change various aspects of your […]
4th January 2022

Scammers continue to target the vulnerable

Message from Humberside Police: Residents across our region, and nationally, have yet again received phone calls from people […]
4th January 2022

Are You Leaving The Door Open For Hackers?

Why are software updates important? Software updates are an important part of staying secure online. But why? You’ll […]
17th December 2021

Last minute online shopping advice

The increase in online Christmas shopping has provided criminals with an great opportunity to scam people into paying […]
14th December 2021

Warning as cyber criminals ‘prey on omicron fears’ with new scams

Scammers are continuing to take advantage of topical fears surrounding the pandemic by using the omicron COVID variant […]
10th December 2021

Keeping safe online this Christmas

Christmas is a very special time of the year, we get to spend time with the ones closest […]
3rd December 2021

Avoid fraudsters and #ShopSavvy this festive season

Christmas last year, was a lot quieter for us all as we stayed at home at the height […]
26th November 2021

Hundreds Fall Victim To Lottery Scams In Just Seven Months

What is lottery fraud? Criminals will contact unsuspecting victims informing them they have won a lottery or prize […]
24th November 2021

Keep your Christmas, Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping safe

Whether it’s getting the Christmas list ticked off, that last minute gift for someone special or a treat […]
24th November 2021

15M Lost To Online Shopping Scams Last Christmas

Online shopping scams cost shoppers £15.4 million over the Christmas period last year. New data from Action Fraud, the national […]
22nd November 2021

Black Friday bargain or “Fraud day” disaster – Advice on shopping safely

Throughout the festive season last year, an estimated £15.4 million was lost from online shopping to fraudsters. Ahead […]
19th November 2021

The Best Way To Keep Hackers Out of Your Online Accounts

Enabling two-factor authentication (2FA) is the single most important thing you can do to improve the security of […]
12th November 2021

Detective Inspector issues advice after £2,638,323 lost to pet fraud

Advice from Humberside Police: Throughout the global pandemic, nationally we saw a huge rise in the number of […]
10th November 2021

23M People used the password 123456

Whether it’s your Facebook, Amazon, or Netflix account, the explosion in popularity of online apps and services means […]
1st November 2021

Take part in the 2021 Cyber Crime Survey

Advice from Action Fraud: Fraud and cyber crime are the most common criminal offences in the UK. Analysis […]
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 […]
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