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Bogus Emails – Cyber Security Information

We would like to make you aware that we have received reports of bogus court/solicitor/summons emails being received which contain a link. We do not know the intention of this email but it could be an attempt to give computer malware or gain personal information.

We are unable to inform the public about all of the scams in circulation, we ask for you to visit the action fraud website to see the information on scams in circulation and their advice www.actionfraud.police.uk.

Protect yourself from fraud and cyber crime:

  • Do not click on any links in an unknown email.
  • Do not reply to the email or contact the senders in any way.
  • Do not open any attachments that arrive with the email.
  • Install computer anti-virus software

If a fraud has been committed please report it to action fraud www.actionfraud.police.uk telephone number 0300 123 2040.
Please inform others of this.

If you have any concerns please phone 101 or email 101@dc.police.uk.

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