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More than £830K lost to TV Licensing scam as Action Fraud issues another warning

Action Fraud has issued another warning about an ongoing TV Licensing scam that tricks victims into handing over their personal and financial information. Since the scam was first discovered in September 2018 over 900 reports...

Action Fraud warns the public to spot the signs of romance fraud ahead of...

Reports made to Action Fraud reveal that a staggering £50,766,602 was lost to romance fraud in 2018 – an average of £11,145 per victim and a 27% increase on the previous year. One case study...
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Warning issued after TV License scam victims lose £233,455 in December alone

Action Fraud are reminding members of the public to always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information after receiving 5,000 reports about fake emails and texts purporting to be from TV Licensing. The...
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Fraudsters conned shoppers out of more than £11 million over the Christmas period last...

Brummie shoppers being told to take extra care when shopping for gifts online as fraudsters gear up for the festive period tricking consumers with the promise of great deals and big cash savings. A report...

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