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    Containing the tag : "fraud" (41 results)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 31 March 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Sometime last week a garage local to the Dorchester area received a phone call f...
    Sent by : Sarah Pilcher (Dorset Police, PCSO 5410, Dorchester West Rural)

    Alerts sent Tuesday 23 March 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    18:09 : Phone scam
    Police would like to make you aware of the following scam which has occurred in ...
    Sent by : Nicky Fear (Dorset Police, PCSO 5380, North Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 05 March 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    15:44 : Fraud Alert
    #FraudAlert - unfortunately Dorset residents are being targeted by fraudsters cl...
    Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 03 March 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    A man arrested in connection with a reported burglary and subsequent fraudulent ...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the theft of a bank card and its subsequent fraudulent us...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Monday 22 February 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Courier fraud occurs when a fraudster contacts victims by telephone purporting...
    Sent by : Chris Mullens (Police, PCSO 6644, North Dorset)

    Alerts sent Thursday 18 February 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    A man has been arrested in connection with a reported burglary and subsequent fr...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Tuesday 16 February 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    The scams continue please be on your guard and make sure vulnerable elderly rela...
    Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 10 February 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating an incident where an elderly man was scammed out of thous...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Appeal for information after elderly man scammed in East Dorset Officers inve...
    Sent by : Andy Flanagan (Dorset Police, PCSO 8194, East Dorset Rural)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 03 February 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating a burglary and subsequent fraudulent card use in Poole ar...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Thursday 28 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    The UK's vaccine roll-out is offering light at the end of the tunnel, but sa...
    Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 13 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Vaccine Scam Alert In the UK, coronavirus vaccines will only be available via...
    Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)
    Dorset Alert
    Vaccine Scam Alert In the UK, coronavirus vaccines will only be available via...
    Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)

    Alerts sent Monday 11 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    New guidance is being issued to farmers to help them protect themselves from cyb...
    Sent by : Tom Balchin (Dorset Police , Police Community Support Officer, Rural Crime Team, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 08 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    A man has been arrested in connection with the reported fraudulent use of a bank...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Thursday 07 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    There have been reports of a new scam where a person receives a text message tel...
    Sent by : Andy Flanagan (Dorset Police, PCSO 8194, East Dorset Rural)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 06 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the fraudulent use of a bank card in Bournemouth are issu...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal in relation to alleged fraudulent...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Monday 04 January 2021

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating fraudulent activity and theft of a parcel in Corfe Mullen...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Officers are appealing for anyone with information to come forward after a man w...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Monday 14 December 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to following...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the theft by finding and subsequent fraudulent use of a b...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Monday 07 December 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating a suspected vehicle crime series in Purbeck have arrested...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 04 December 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    A man has come forward following a CCTV appeal in relation to a reported theft a...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    10:06 : scam calls
    This message is to alert members of some scam calls, where the caller is purport...
    Sent by : Alex Bishop (Dorset Police, PCSO 5404, Beaminster )

    Alerts sent Monday 30 November 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the theft and subsequent fraudulent use of a bank card in...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 18 November 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the theft and fraudulent use of a bank card in North Dors...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Thursday 05 November 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Alert subscribers are being invited to put their questions to Police and ...
    Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Alert subscribers are being invited to put their questions to Police and ...
    Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 04 November 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    18:37 : Scam Calls
    Please be aware that we have seen an increase in scam calls occurring in the are...
    Sent by : Karl Stark (Dorset Police, PCSO 5994, East Christchurch)

    Alerts sent Friday 30 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Police receives more than 6,000 reports of fraud each year with many comm...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 28 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset residents are being reminded they have just one week left to give their t...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 23 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Police is to be become one of the first forces in the country to use new ...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the alleged theft and subsequent fraudulent use of a bank...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 21 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating the theft of a wallet and fraudulent card use in Poole ar...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Monday 19 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers investigating a burglary and subsequent fraudulent bank card use in Bou...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 16 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Officers are issuing CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to in co...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Wednesday 14 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Police Cyber Crime Protect officer Chris Conroy returns with advice on ho...
    Sent by : PCC Communications (Dorset Police and Crime Commissioner, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Friday 09 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Police is raising awareness of some of the less well-known crime-fighting...
    Sent by : News Office (Dorset Police, Communications and Engagement, Dorset)

    Alerts sent Thursday 08 October 2020

    Alert title
    Dorset Alert
    Dorset Police are working with partner agencies and other forces nationally to t...
    Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)