Neighbourhood Watch
Message Type Icon

Weekly Scam Share Bulletin



Welcome to the latest edition of the Scam Share bulletin, which is available to view by clicking here.

Stay Scam Aware and please keep sharing any relevant information in this bulletin with friends and family. 


In This Issue:


Recently Reported Scams 

  • Doorstep Scams: Inspections
  • QR Code Scams: Royal Mail
  • HMRC Scam Calls
  • Police Impersonation Scams

Ongoing Scams / Campaigns 

  • Campaign: Stressed About Debt
  • ScamShare PDFs


Where to Report Scams

In Scotland, report all scams to Advice Direct Scotland by calling 0808 164 6000 (Mon-Fri 9am-5pm) or online at www.consumeradvice.scot

If you have been the victim of fraud, report it to Police Scotland on 101 or 999 in an emergency. 

Suspicious Emails
You can forward suspicious emails to report@phishing.gov.uk and send links from websites which you think are trying to scam the public to the National Cyber Security Centre's scam website reporting service at www.ncsc.gov.uk/section/about-this-website/report-scam-website

Suspicious Text Messages
If you receive a suspicious text message you can forward it to 7726. The free-of-charge ‘7726’ service enables your provider to investigate and take action if malicious content is found.



Reply to this message

Message Sent By
Michele Lindsay
(Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, Engagement Officer, Scotland)

Neighbourhood Alert Cyber Essentials