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  • 10 May 2021 9:19 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    A text claiming to be from Hermes, asking customers to pay a fee for their parcel's redelivery, is the latest fraudulent text believed to be circulating.

    https://www.stratford-herald.com/news/delivery-companies-warn-of-scam-texts-9198410/

  • 10 May 2021 9:09 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Fraudsters are using new scams related to the Covid pandemic to target vulnerable people on their doorstep, an investigation by the consumer group Which? has found.

    https://www.msn.com/en-gb/news/uknews/doorstep-scammers-exploiting-covid-19-pandemic-says-which/ar-BB1gkdIG?ocid=st

  • 04 May 2021 9:02 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    A warning to businesses has been issued after reports of letters advising businesses that ‘Covid Safe air purifiers’ must be purchased as a legal requirement.

    http://www.wrexham.com/news/warning-after-scam-letters-sent-to-businesses-offering-covid-air-purifiers-203666.html

  • 04 May 2021 9:00 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Android users are being warned about a new delivery scam that could lead to fraudsters being able to steal their banking details.

    Android users warned of 'DHL' delivery scam that can steal your bank details | East Lothian Courier

  • 04 May 2021 8:56 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    An urgent warning has been issued to Asda and Morrisons shoppers over a new text scam.

    Supermarket shoppers are being targeted by fake text messages telling them their shopping is out for delivery.

    New scam warning for Asda and Morrisons shoppers - CoventryLive (coventrytelegraph.net)


  • 04 May 2021 7:27 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Facebook and Google have been accused of failing to take action against scam adverts following a new study which claimed many were left online even after being reported.

    https://www.peeblesshirenews.com/news/national-news/19258282.facebook-google-failing-take-scam-adverts/?ref=twtrec

  • 26 Apr 2021 9:51 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The government is planning to consult on measures to tackle online fraud ‘later this year’, admitting the scale of the scam problem is ‘deeply concerning’.

    Govt to consult on online fraud measures this year - FTAdviser.com

  • 26 Apr 2021 9:41 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Action Fraud has received 107 reports of pension fraud so far this year – an increase of 45% from the same period last year.

    £1.8m lost to pension fraud so far this year - Your Money

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