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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 […]
21st February 2019

If you are looking to rent a property, be aware of the latest scam!

Tenancy Deposit Scheme Alert Action Fraud have received several reports where fraudsters are claiming to be landlords of […]
7th August 2018

Hull: Watch out for these fake British Gas refund emails.

There have been an increase in reports about fake British Gas emails claiming to offer refunds. The links […]
22nd June 2018

Nationwide Police Scheme to help potential fraud victims

‘Banking Protocol’ prevents thousands of pounds of fraud. One hundred and seventy thousand pounds of fraud has been […]
21st June 2018

Follow Up Calls Computer Software Service Fraud

There is concern that victims of previous Computer Software Service Fraud (CSSF) are being re-targeted for “owed money”. […]
31st May 2018

Alert: TSB Port Out Fraud

There has been an increase in reports made in May by TSB customers relating to “port-out” fraud. Fraudsters […]
25th April 2018

Don’t be a victim of 2018 world cup ticket fraud

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will take place from 14th June – 15th July 2018. The worldwide demand […]
5th April 2018

Magazine Advertise Debt Alert

Action Fraud are warning people of the latest fraudsters who are targeting victims by calling them purporting to […]
5th April 2018

Advice for online sellers

Action Fraud has received several reports indicating that sellers of items on online marketplace websites are falling victim […]