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Last chance to register to vote in the May local elections

Anyone planning to vote in the local elections on 5 May must register to do so by midnight tonight

18 April 2016

Police warning over fraudsters 'pretending to be Martin Lewis'

Elderly people are being targeted by a telephone scam with fraudsters allegedly pretending to be Martin Lewis

16 February 2016

Fraudsters con holidaymakers out of £2.2 million: Protect yourself

ABTA, police and the Government have joined forces to urge caution when booking holidays online

13 April 2015

Wonga escapes police probe over 'fake' lawyer letters

City of London Police says it won't carry out a criminal investigation into Wonga's dodgy debt collection practices

5 February 2015

Keep your Pin to yourself: Watch out for 'courier scam'

Action Fraud had 721 reports of courier scams across the UK between January and June this year

19 November 2013

Seven charged over Crown Currency Exchange collapse

After a police investigation, seven people have been charged in connection with the collapse of Crown Currency Exchange

19 August 2013

Warning! New scam involving hardcore porn DVDs being mailed unsolicited to your home

Children as young as three have been exposed to explicit images as recipients had no idea of the content

1 August 2013

Government to reveal how taxpayers' bills are spent

Every taxpayer is to receive a personal statement spelling out what the Government is spending their tax on

20 March 2012

Sainsbury's shopper arrested for coupon fraud

A woman has been cautioned by the police for fraudulently trying to use the same coupon multiple times at Sainsbury's

26 September 2011

Crown Currency Exchange police make further arrest

Officers investigating the Crown Currency Exchange collapse arrested a 66-year-old man at a property in Cornwall today

22 March 2011

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