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July 2013

Sky card scam

29th July 2013

Police are advising home owners to be aware of cold callers operating a scam involving refunds on Sky cards.

Deaf people targeted by fraudsters

26th July 2013

Police in Scotland are warning deaf people about an advance fee fraud specifically directed at them which has seen one victim lose a five figure sum.

Bogus telephone calls from OnlineTec

23rd July 2013

Cumbria police are warning the public to be aware of bogus telephone calls from fraudsters claiming they are from a company called OnlineTec, in order to gain access to computers.

Fake profiles on dating websites

16th July 2013

A Which? survey has revealed that 2 in 5 people have discovered fake dating profiles online, and 1 in 5 have been asked for money by someone they have been contacting.