Support and Prevention

Economic Crime Victim Care Unit (ECVCU)

ECVCU is team of specialist advocates working within the City of London Police that supports people who have fallen victim to fraud and cyber crime.

Useful referrals

When you call Action Fraud, our specialist advisors will sometimes refer you to links from other organisations for further information. Here you will find our most popular referrals listed all in one place.

Sign up to Action Fraud Alert

You can now sign up for free to Action Fraud Alert to receive direct, verified, accurate information about scams and fraud in your area by email, recorded voice and text message.

Protect your business from fraud

Fraud affects 1 in 4 small businesses every year. Last year fraud losses to SMEs were estimated at £18.9 billion.

Protect yourself from fraud and cyber crime

Although fraud comes in many forms, there are some simple steps you can take to protect yourself from the crime.

I've been a victim of fraud and cyber crime

If you have been a victim of fraud, there is a network of support and information available to you.

Useful organisations

Find out about the organisations who are working together and helping you to combat fraud and bring fraudsters to justice.

Vulnerable victims and the Victims' Code

The Victims’ Code recognises that victims and witnesses should be at the heart of the criminal justice system.