|Police warn residents to be vigilant following
several phone scam incidents
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Media, Cheshire), 05 February 2014
Police are warning Cheshire residents
not to fall victim to phone fraudsters
claiming to be from a bank or posing
as police officers.
Police are warning Cheshire residents not
to fall victim to phone fraudsters claiming
to be from a bank or posing as police
Cheshire Police is aware of several
incidents across the county including
Lymm, Knutsford and Warrington relating offenders
phoning elderly people and telling them
their bank cards have been compromised
and need to be cancelled.
Anyone who is a victim
of this type of crime should contact
Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040.
Macclesfield Neighbourhood Policing Team 0845 458 6371
Police non-emergency number: 101
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crimes in the Macclesfield Division including Bollington,
Kerridge and Pott Shrigley.
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