scam alert

Alert message sent 18/05/2021 12:53:00

Information sent on behalf of Cheshire Constabulary

scam Warning: Royal Mail text message scams
Halton Trading Standards wishes to warn consumers about Royal Mail text message scams. A Halton resident received a scam text message . It is a phishing scam (a scam where a text message, email etc is sent by someone posing to be a legitimate institution or person) with the desire to trick consumers into providing their personal or banking details.

If you or somebody you know has been caught out by a scam or fraud please contact one of our specialist officers, Linda or Sue on 0151 511 8785 or 0151 511 8775, who are already working with people in Halton who have lost thousands of pounds to scams.
If you need advice on anything else please contact the Citizens Advice Consumer Helpline  or 0808 223 1133

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Margaret Sumner (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU)

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