Police are warning the public about a scam letter asking for their bank details so that an individual from abroad can transfer a large amount of money into it.
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Police are warning dating website users to watch out for scammers claiming to be someone they’re not, with the intention of tricking them into parting with money.
As rumours circulate about Facebook closing down, even more people could become nostalgic about their time on Facebook and fall foul to a scam that supposedly finds users’ first Facebook status updates.
Police are warning would-be holidaymakers to watch out for holiday villa fraud during one of the most popular months for booking holidays, after a fraudster was arrested.
The US Embassy in London is warning anyone applying for a US visa to watch out for an email scam asking you to send money as part of the application.
The Carphone Warehouse has been made aware of a website called januarysalesdirect.co that incorrectly claims to be part of The Carphone Warehouse.
A number of incidents of cards being stolen at cash points and used to fraudulently withdraw cash have been reported to police.
14.5 million people believe they were targeted by a scam in 2010, and 2.5 million of those people fell victim, according to research by Age UK.