Tag: Scams
Bogus lockdown rebate scam
Another text-based scam themed around the coronavirus pandemic has emerged
Vaccine scam message emerges
A new text message scam claims the COVID-19 vaccine is available to recipients
Payment scam targets NHS staff
A new telephone scam targeting NHS workers has emerged in Scotland
Rogue car park painters warning
Warwickshire Trading Standards warns about scammers posing as highways workers.
Christmas puppy scams warning
People in search of a puppy for Christmas are being warned to look out for scams
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
COVID-19 scams evolving, says NTS
Criminals are adapting their methods to target the public during the COVID-19 crisis
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
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