Fraud or attempted fraud

To report fraud, including online or internet crimes and receive a police crime reference number

Report Fraud

Online scams or viruses

If you've received a potential scam message or computer virus but no money has been lost or you haven’t responded to it

Report attempted scams or viruses

Report Fraud and Cyber Crime

Business Reporting Tool

The Business Reporting Tool enables companies to report multiple instances of fraud and internet crime more efficiently.

How to update my fraud report?

If you would like to add any additional information to an online fraud report you had made previously, please follow these steps.

Who reports fraud to us

Frauds committed in the UK will be reported to Action Fraud; from Individuals up to larger corporations and financial Institutions. Find out more...

Reporting fraud and Cyber Crime

Find out more about reporting fraud to Action Fraud, including how to report fraud, what we do with your information and why it's so important to report fraud.

Scam emails

Help disrupt fraudsters by reporting scam emails that you receive. The reports received by Action Fraud will be forwarded to the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau run by the City of London Police for collation and analysis.

Information reports

Action Fraud can take fraud information reports from you if you have been in a situation where fraud could have occurred but didn’t.

Other languages

If you don’t speak English, or if English is not your first language, we run a service for you to make your fraud report in your language.

Why contact Action Fraud?

As the UK’s national fraud reporting centre, Action Fraud should be your first point of contact if you have been a victim of fraud.