Category Archives: Police

Don’t let Fraudsters spoil your holiday! Book them safely

The City of London Police along with ABTA and Get Safe Online are joining forces this week to warn the public about the dangers posed by holiday booking fraud. Findings from a new report, compiled by the City of London … Continue reading

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Taser’s Free Body Cameras Are Good for Cops, Not the People

An interesting re-blogged article from Wired this morning, written and argued by Jake Laperrurque that I think shows an interesting view of the world from a US perspective on privacy and law enforcement. What do you think? THE COMPANY FORMERLY known as … Continue reading

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The journey to Mental Illness

Reblogged with thanks to Leasa and discover more at lostsouls24.blgspot.co.uk I dreamt about writing this piece all night and in my dreams it was just right and I got my point across perfectly, so here’s hoping the conscious self is as … Continue reading

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Action Fraud alert!

essage sent byAction Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) There is a phishing email currently in circulation that claims to be from the City of London Police. The departments that it claims to represent include the ‘Fraud Intelligence Unit’ and the … Continue reading

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Don’t be a Money Mule!

Via Action Fraud – reblogged with thanks  Students are being recruited, sometimes unwittingly, as “mules” by criminals to transfer illegally obtained money between different bank accounts.  What is a money mule? A money mule is someone who is recruited by … Continue reading

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Thefts from Vans – Fleet area 

Message sent byMax Clayton (Police, PCSO, Hart District) Dates / times – 16/8/16 – between 1800 -0700 hrs Location – area of Fleet Road and Cove Road Circumstances – theft of power tools from vans overnight. Two vehicles have been … Continue reading

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A New [wine based] Investment Fraud!

With thanks to Action Fraud for the “heads up”: A new investment fraud trend is targeting members of the public who are seeking to sell their wine investment.  Fraudsters agree to purchase the victim’s wine, but instead transfer the stock … Continue reading

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