Thu February 22, 2018
- University lecturers begin strike in pension dispute - Lecturers at 64 universities walk out over changes they say could halve their retirement income.
- 'Threatening' note left on disabled woman's car over blue badge space - A disabled woman's mother was threatened with being reported "for illegal use of a blue badge space" despite having a valid permit.
- Thames Valley Police hires first 'direct-entry' superintendent - The national fast-track scheme aims to recruit professionals from sectors outside of policing.
- Chicken chaos as KFC closes outlets - Hundreds of the chicken chain's UK outlets are shut following "issues" with new delivery firm DHL.
Scams On The Rise
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
The top ten are the rare metals scam, pensions liberation fraud, mobility aids, dodgy job offers (if it sounds too good to be true it probably is), lotteries, truancy fraud, wine scams, love (dating websites), land barking and carbon credit trading. It is important that you can spot a scam or fraud before it takes place, remember it can happen to anyone of us. Note: If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.