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Selling your car privately? Be aware

Car sellers are warned to be on the lookout for a re-emerging scam that sees potential buyers try to knock thousands off a car’s asking…

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New Scam asking for Amazon Gift Cards

FROM WHICH? (online magazine)     Amazon gift card email requests It’s a new twist on an old scam: fraudsters are hacking into email accounts…

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BEWARE – Rogue traders posing as council workers

I had a report tonight of 3 men posing as workers from the Council.  They had accents like they were from the middle east.  …

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Fake NHS Covid-19 Text

From Which? Magazine   COVID-19 vaccine scam text Fraudsters are taking advantage of the COVID-19 vaccine rollout through a cruel but convincing text in an…

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Posted in News Scams

SCAM – DPD delivery

We have heard lots of reports of this DPD scam.  You sent an email and told you have missed your delivery slot, so will have…

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Fake DPD courier E-Mail

I have received notification that several people are receiving a FAKE email from DPD telling the recipient that they need to pay £4 for a…

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SCAMS – beware

It seems it is the time of year when there are a lot of scams being reported. I know FOCUS readers are well informed and…

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NHS Track and Trace SCAM

Below is a typical ‘scam call’ received by a resident. Please read and pass on to your family and friends, do not forget to warn…

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Driving Licence Scam

Please see the following email that I received this morning. Do not click on the blue update button below. This is obviously a scam. Please…

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Scam – Unwanted Gardener

I was contacted by a resident in a local road. There was an incident recently whereby a person had let himself into the residents back…

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