17th June 2022

Friends Against Scams hit 1m Friends!

Since launching Friends Against Scams in 2016 and setting the goal of one million Friends shortly after, the […]
17th June 2022

New Crimestoppers campaign launched

In 2021, over £15 million was lost to courier fraud in the UK, affecting over 3,600 victims.  Around […]
1st June 2022

Ofgem email scam

Action Fraud have recently received 752 reports in four days relating to fake emails purporting to be from […]
9th May 2022

In need of some vitamin- ‘sea’ this summer? Watch out for holiday scams!

If you’re planning on heading on holiday this year and are in search of a bargain break abroad […]
6th May 2022

Fraud crime prevention – large item fraud – don’t be fooled by fake offers

Advice from Humberside Police: Are you thinking of buying a big purchase such as a campervan or caravan […]
8th April 2022

16.05.22 – Fraud & Cyber Awareness Webinar

We are pleased to be working in partnership with Devan from Fraud Watch to bring you another great […]
8th April 2022

Over 20,000 people fell victim to remote access scams

More than £50 million was lost last year to scams where victims are tricked into handing over control […]
25th March 2022

Scam NHS Covid texts

As the restrictions are lifting, please don’t drop your guard around fake texts and emails purporting to be […]
11th March 2022

Fake Covid-19 text messages

Advice from Action Fraud: Criminals are using COVID testing to target the public with fake text messages. Remember: […]
11th March 2022

Don’t be fooled by ticket fraudsters

Are you planning on going to a concert, festival, theatre or sporting event in the coming months? We […]
7th March 2022

04.07.22 – Cyber awareness webinar with FraudWatch

To celebrate national Fish & Chip day, we thought we would highlight the importance of Phishing online! (See […]
10th February 2022

Swipe no to romance fraud and super like our advice

Detective Inspector Ben Robinson from the Humberside Police Economic Crime Unit said;  “Online dating apps are a dominant […]
10th February 2022

Advice about fraudulent texts

Action Fraud, the national fraud and cyber reporting centre, has seen a number of different scams circulating over […]
31st January 2022

Swipe no to romance fraud and super like our advice

Detective Inspector Ben Robinson from our Economic Crime Unit said; “Online dating apps are a dominant feature in our […]
28th January 2022

Fake McAfee email scam

Action Fraud have received more than 700 reports of scam emails claiming to be from McAfee in just […]
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 […]
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