FRAUD WARNING

Alert message sent 08/12/2020 19:13:00

Information sent on behalf of Cheshire Constabulary


Good Evening,
Just to make you aware of a recent scam email that has been making the rounds.
Some members of the public have received an email claiming to be from DPD Parcel Delivery !
The email is sent pretending to be from parcel delivery companies like DPD and the Royal Mail.
The aim is to get you to click the link and give away your phone number and bank details.
You will then receive a phone call from the criminals , pretending to be from your bank's fraud team, Trying to persuade you to move your money to a safe account or give away your card reader codes.
There are Many variations of this scam exist , From bogus claims of unpaid TV Licence,  Vehicle tax,  fake HMRC tax rebates or free supermarket shopping vouchers.
If you feel like you have been a victim of this type of fraud then please contact Action Fraud either via -
Phone 0300 123 2040
Online www.actionfraud.police.uk

Kind regards

PCSO Diana Wiggins
Northwich North BEAT TEAM.


 
Message sent by
Nichola Devey (Police, PCSO, Northwich)

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