Crime
Test & Trace scam expands to Scotland
A scam designed to gather personal information has spread to Scotland
CTSI warns on scheme deadline
The Green Homes Grant Scheme may be vulnerable to abuse and fraud
New HMRC scam targets public
A new scam has emerged in which fraudsters pose as representatives of HMRC
Fraudsters pose as COVID marshals
Doorstep scammers are posing as COVID marshals to gain access to people's homes
Fighting another deadly pandemic
Lord Toby Harris warns there is still work to do to stem the flow of knives to children
COVID-19 scams evolving, says NTS
Criminals are adapting their methods to target the public during the COVID-19 crisis
Staffs TS issues rogue trader alert
Residents are being urged to be on their guard following reports of doorstep crime
Jury duty scam warning
Fraudsters have sent texts requesting recipients to perform jury duty or pay a fee
Croydon TS takes down fraud network
Fraudsters who preyed on elderly and vulnerable people have been sentenced
Lockdown leads to romance scams
The COVID-19 outbreak has led to a spate of online romance scams across the UK
UK ‘falling behind’ in IP protection
Is the UK slipping behind its US and European counterparts in fighting fakes?
Home energy fraudsters jailed
A husband and wife who sold bogus energy efficiency products have been jailed
TSS issues energy scam warning
Scottish consumers are being warned against mis-sold energy efficiency products
Bank security scam call emerges
A new scam involves fraudsters posing as members of a bank security team
Locksmith fraudster jailed
A trader who stole from customers has received an 18-month prison sentence
Amazon phishing scam resurfaces
Scammers are posing as Amazon representatives in order to gain banking details