A further warning has been issued by Police Scotland about counterfeit banknotes after reports of £50 notes being used at businesses across the North East.
Police Scotland are warning retailers and members of the public about counterfeit notes that are being used across the shire.
There have been reports of an increase in the reporting of malicious calls, voicemails, text messages or emails to members of the public purporting to be from HMRC.
Police Scotland is warning businesses in the area to be aware of the ‘Ringing The Changes’ fraud after a number of attempts by fraudsters across the North East recently.
Police in Edinburgh are currently investigating a telephone banking scam whereby three separate victims have been targeted. The victims receive a phone call purporting to be from their own bank, informing them that their bank account has been compromised. They are thereafter requested to transfer monies from their account into a separate “Safe Account” in […]