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August 2013

Quarter of people in UK at risk of “Vishing”

29th August 2013

Financial Fraud Action UK (FFA UK) has highlighted a phone scam in which fraudsters target individuals to deceive them into revealing personal and financial information - or make payments into the fraudster’s account.

Crimestoppers hunts 25 identity thieves

16th August 2013

The charity Crimestoppers has launched a campaign to track down 25 individuals guilty of attempting to fraudulently obtain genuine identity documents in the UK.

Telephone re-direct from the NFIB

14th August 2013

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has recently shut down some scam telephone numbers and is re-directing people to Action Fraud.

Property fraud line successful

6th August 2013

The Land Registry’s property fraud line which launched six months ago, has received over 500 calls and emails, giving members of the public access to invaluable help.