Category Trigger Fraud Alert

Trigger Fraud Alert #8 (March 2024)

Money Transfer Fraud We have been informed by Humberside Police that fraudsters are contacting victims portraying to be from the Victim’s Bank.   The fraudster will give an urgent reason why the Victim need to transfer money, set up a new…

Trigger Fraud Alert #7 (February 2024)

Job / Recruitment Scam We have been informed by Humberside Police of a job/recruitment scam.  Victims have applied through job for you and received communication to start at ADELAIDE PRIMARY SCHOOL. When arriving at the address victims have been made…

Trigger Fraud Alert #6 (February 2024)

iPhone upgrade scam  We have been informed by Humberside Police that fraudsters are contacting victims portraying to be from well known telephone providers. The Fraudster will ask if you want to reduce your outgoing bill by half or offer you…

Trigger Fraud Alert #4 (October 2023)

Elderly residents in the Scunthorpe area are being targeted by fraudsters Message from Humberside Police:Police officers will not call asking for help with any investigation, certainly not one into a bank nor will banking officials. If in doubt, use another…

Trigger Fraud Alert #3 (October 2023)

Computer Software Service Fraud  – Fake Microsoft (spy alert fraud) Humberside Police have informed us that victims are receiving a popup warning / error message / automated voice message on their computer saying their computer is infected / hacked and…

Trigger Fraud Alert #2 (October 2023)

Humberside Police have received reports that fraudsters are calling victims pretending to be from a pharmacy, asking for card details to be able to process a prescription. Should you be contacted by a pharmacist, they will not ask for your…