Scam Awareness

Current spam email campaigns are trying to infiltrate or infect email accounts by pretending to come from either Adobe or LinkedIn Support. The emails from LinkedIn claim ‘irregular activities have prompted a compulsory security update’. With the Adobe emails attempt to direct the user to the latest updates 

If nuisance calls make your life a misery you may be tempted to turn to one of the many commercial companies that promise to help. They make bold claims, but you should take these with a handful of salt…

Almost all of us have had our evenings interrupted by nuisance calls promising to reclaim our PPI or get us a better mobile phone deal. Signing up to the Telephone Preference Service (TPS) is meant to stop unsolicited marketing calls, but it doesn’t always work. This is why we launched our Calling Time on Nuisance Calls & Texts campaign to tackle the problem.

Residents of Farnborough/Hook – be aware of traders selling garden furniture from the back of their vans. wooden items, garden benches and tables.       

Residents of Calmore/Totton - be aware of cold calling block paving companies working in your area.

Residents of Waterlooville – be aware of rogue traders, cold calling offering driveway block paving work. 

Please look out for a fraud which is being reported around the South-East of England at the moment.