Neighbourhood Watch Bulletins

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Trading Standards Trusted Traders

Trading Standards Vetted Trusted Traders ScotlandLooking for a trades person but not sure where to find one that you can trust? Garden work or home...

Phishing Scams

The following scam has been reported to Police Scotland within the Borders area but relevant to everyone. Phishing is a scam where criminals typically send...

Vehicle Security Advice

Theft of vehicles and theft from vehicle happens every day across Scotland. Take some simple steps to protect yourself from the heartache, inconvenience and financial...

TV License Scam

TV Licence SCAM We have received notification from a NWS member in Ayrshire who recently received a TV Licence email Scam. Fraudsters using fake but...

OFCOM Telephone Scam

Beware of receiving an automated call purporting to be from OFCOM (The Office of Communications) stating that your internet service is going to be switched...

HMRC Telephone Scam

POLICE WARNING REGARDING HMRC PHONE SCAM Police are investigating two recent incidents of phone fraud in East Lothian where a caller, falsely claiming to be...

Drivers targeted with false fines

What you need to know Action Fraud have received an increase in reports and intelligence where elderly victims are being targeted by individuals purporting to...

Online Shopping Tips

Shopping on-Line Make Sure You Stay Safe Following a number enquiries for advice from Neighbourhood Watch members and Alert users about avoiding online shopping scams...

Amazon Prime Scams

Members of the public are being targeted with automated calls stating that the recipient has been charged for an Amazon Prime subscription. The callers use...

Test and Trace Scams

The following information has been issued by Neighbourhood Watch Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, scammers have been keeping up to date with the latest developments. Now,...