ITV Calendar South – BBC Look North – 7th November 2018

An 88-year-old dementia patient was tricked into spending nearly £10,000 on so called “miracle health cures” after being targeted by sales calls and letters over several years. Barbara Evitts, from Wombwell, near Barnsley, had only £30 in her account when...

BBC Radio Hereford & Worcestershire -24th October 2018

Malcom Boyden midday show. A lady in the region was contacted by a scammer, he informed her the warranty on her washing machine had expired. Luckily the lady realised this wasn’t a genuine call from Hotpoint and reported the incident to Trading Standards. Marilyn...

Operation Repeat Tweet – 14th October 2018

In reply to the article in the Harrogate Advertiser – Over 2700 people in Lincolnshire are on criminals lists, and that doesn’t include the ones Operation Repeats trained staff are identifying who aren’t on the list. Criminals are at work daily at a...

Harrogate Advertiser – 12th October 2018

More than 2,500 North Yorkshire residents are on mail fraudsters ‘Financial protection officers at North Yorkshire Police have urged residents to watch a short film about fraud mail prevention as the number of North Yorkshire people targeted exceeds 2,500. The...