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Category Archives: Crime

Lloyds Bank Scam

They just keep trying. If you have received an email from Lloyds, or any other bank, telling you that your payment to ‘Joe Bloggs’ for £2500 is currently going through, then it’s almost certainly a scam. Delete it if you have any suspicions, and contact your bank if you are in doubt. These scams usually come with […]

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Tax Refund Scammers

It’s the end of the tax year when many of us are filing our returns to HMRC. It’s also a time when scammers and fraudsters are sending out bogus texts and emails about tax refunds. The fraudsters are using official looking letterheads and logos. But don’t be fooled and don’t respond, they usually ‘include links […]

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Report Crime Online

As an alternative to calling 101, it is now possible to report crime online by simply clicking “report a crime” on the Met website link https://www.met.police.uk/report/how-to-report-a-crime/ and follow the online steps, you’ll receive a reference number at the end of your report. This is NOT for emergencies, which should be reported  in the normal way by calling 999. […]

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Fraud & Cybercrime

  Latest: Royal Mail are warning that missed delivery cards stating ‘Something for you’ look like theirs but are a con. Responding by phone can cost £45. Full details at ActionFraud.police.uk A true story. Last month, a friend of mine decided to treat her family to a week’s holiday in Majorca. She chose a beautiful villa she […]

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