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

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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
9th August 2021

Alert – Vaccine Passport Scams

Action Fraud has received over 700 reports from members of the public about fake emails purporting to be […]
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 June 2021

Over 5M Suspicious Emails Reported

Phishing remains the most successful attack vector for cyber criminals targeting individuals and businesses.  Cyber criminals love phishing. […]
30th April 2021

Hull: Census scam text warning

Following the Census of 2021 it has been reported in the local area that there is now a […]
16th April 2021

Yorkshire Water scam warning

This week an NN member has been in contact and informed us of a Yorkshire Water scam call […]
12th March 2021

National Insurance scam calls

The below information has been taken from the Action Fraud website. Victims have reported receiving an automated telephone […]
4th March 2021

Warning Following National Insurance Scam Calls

Action Fraud have received over 1,000 extra calls from members of the public this week reporting National Insurance scams. […]
17th November 2020

International Fraud Awareness Week 2020

This year to play our part in helping to prevent fraud, the Neighbourhood Network arranged two Fraud Awareness […]
26th June 2020

Be wary of fraudsters selling fake or non-existent tickets to events.

 Action Fraud are urging people to be wary of fraudsters selling fake or non-existent tickets to events. With […]
30th April 2020

Amazon Phone Scam

Neighbourhood Network have this week been made aware of a Hull resident that was contacted by telephone from […]
9th April 2020

Coronavirus Action Fraud Scam

Beware of scam COVID-19 ‘refund’ messages.‬ ‪Forward suspicious emails claiming to be from HMRC to phishing@hmrc.gov.uk and texts […]
31st March 2020

Action Fraud reported scams

What scams are we seeing? The majority of reports are related to online shopping scams where people have […]
2nd October 2019

The easy way to keep hackers out of your online accounts

Whether it’s your Amazon or Netflix account, the explosion in popularity of online apps and services means more […]
10th June 2019

HMRC Fraud Alert

What you need to know Action Fraud has experienced an increase in the reporting of malicious calls and […]
4th June 2019

Action Fraud Advice; Courier Fraud, Bogus Police and Bank Officials Alert

What you need to know The suspect will say either:  There has been fraudulent activity at the victim’s […]
29th March 2019

Scam Warning – Fake Virgin Media Emails

Fraudsters send fake Virgin Media emails threatening “automatic disconnection” Action Fraud has received over 100 reports about fake […]
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