All posts tagged "Scam"
Police issue warning over Facebook Marketplace and Buy & Sell pages
Police in Newry have issued a warning following a number of scams involving Facebook Marketplace and a number of Buy &...
Victim scammed out of £28,000 over the phone in Newry
A scammer falsely pertaining to be a BT caller scammed £28,000 out of their victim in Newry on Wednesday. And detectives...
Two reports of £10,000 thefts as detectives in Newry investigate ‘BT’ scam
Detectives in Newry have issued a warning to members of the public following the reports of two scams on Friday, January...
Northern Ireland/ 5 years ago
Woman conned out of life savings on bogus gold deal
A woman has been conned out of most of her life savings in what turned out to be a bogus gold...
Armagh/ 5 years ago
Elderly couple cruelly swindled out of £15,000 in scam BT call
An elderly couple in the borough were cruelly swindled out of £15,000 in a scam BT phone call on Tuesday evening....
PSNI’s Cyber Crime issue warning on this one particular scam
Detectives from PSNI’s Cyber Crime Centre are advising businesses across Co Armagh to be on the alert for a particular email...
Armagh businesses warned not to open email with this specific subject line
Businesses in county Armagh are being warned not to open an email Cyber Crime say is a phishing scam. The email...
‘DVLA’ scam to Lord Mayor a day after booking MOT online
A new DVLA scam is doing the rounds less than a month on from a previous bogus email in the Agency’s...
Northern Ireland/ 6 years ago
The ‘Royal Mail’ scam which is defrauding people out of their money
Another week, another scam warning. This latest ruse attempts to con people into thinking they’ve receive a package from Royal Mail....
Councillor posts transcript of conversation with suspected ‘BT internet scammer’
County Armagh residents are being warned against a potential ‘BT internet scam’ doing the rounds locally. Councillor Gareth Wilson shared his...
Warning as men attempt to use suspected counterfeit £50 notes in Armagh
Businesses in Armagh have been warned about potential fake £50 notes in circulation following an ‘incident’ in the city earlier this afternoon (Saturday)....
Bogus Sky caller threatens: ‘Help us set up direct debit or we’ll disconnect your TV’
They come in all sizes and guises but the end intent is always the same – to steal your cash. From...