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Containing the tag : "scam" (22 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 19 March 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Friday 19th of March 2021Something suspicious about an email you’ve received? Fo...
Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)
Dorset Alert
Friday 19th of March 2021 Something suspicious about an email you’ve received? F...
Sent by : Tony Thomas (Dorset Police, Volunteer 4234, Poole)

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 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 Thursday 11 February 2021

Alert title
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)
Dorset Alert
Please note: The Dorset Police press release I forwarded to you yesterday ...
Sent by : Andy Flanagan (Dorset Police, PCSO 8194, East Dorset Rural)

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 Friday 29 January 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
13:18 : New Scam
There is  new scam doing the rounds which is an automated  telephone c...
Sent by : Mandy Robinson (Dorset Police, PCSO 5352, Stour Valley)

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 January 2021

Alert title
Dorset Alert
10:13 : scam calls
We have had another report of a scam phone call, where the caller purported to b...
Sent by : Alex Bishop (Dorset Police, PCSO 5404, Beaminster )

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 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 16 December 2020

Alert title
Dorset Alert
Detectives investigating an incident where an elderly woman from Sherborne was s...
Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

Alerts sent Friday 11 December 2020

Alert title
Dorset Alert
11 December 2020 Officers are calling on the public to remain extremely vigilan...
Sent by : Andy Flanagan (Dorset Police, PCSO 8194, East Dorset Rural)
Dorset Alert
Detectives are appealing for the public’s help to identify fraudsters who ...
Sent by : Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

Alerts sent Friday 04 December 2020

Alert title
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 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 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 Tuesday 06 October 2020

Alert title
Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident has received a scam email purporting to be from HM Courts &...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)