Scam Alert: Virgin Media Fault Report Call

We received this a moment ago from our local Neighbourhood Watch and it's worth sharing all over the Village. Dear Watch Member, There are a lot of variations of scams, which do evolve on a regular basis, the vast majority if not all involve Social Engineering – Appealing to emotions, leveraging urgency and authority – …

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Scam Alert: Virgin Media Fault Report Call

Fraud Alert from OWL/Neighbourhood Watch: This one has potential to defraud some of our neighbours, or possibly even you, given the prevalence of Virgin Media outages in the neighbourhood that people discuss. Watch out! Dear Watch Member, Our victim support team have alerted us to a Virgin Media scam that seems to be trending. Recent …

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Rogue Builders Update

Recent news reports highlight an increase in rogue traders targeting the elderly with home improvement schemes. Often their victims suffer in silence, due to isolation. One of our Committee members is actively involved in our local Neighbourhood Watch, where one such crime first came to his attention, when a Frogmore resident Geoffrey Cunliffe, was victimised …

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