Created: 16 April 2018
A recent My Community Alert from Humberside Police revealed that some people in our area were being caught out by fake "Phishing" emails. These emails look genuine; however, they are from fraudsters and are scams. The most common seen in our area are scam emails that are branded to look like they are from Banks, HMIC and the DVLA.
If it doesn't look genuine, it probably isn't.
Here is some further information on protecting yourself from fraudsters: https://takefive-stopfraud.org.uk/advice
Andrew adds, “Please also share this information with older and more vulnerable people, as they are often the people who scammers target.”