COVID-19: Scams

Local Authorities are reporting that scammers are pretending to be health officials or offering help to collect food or medicines which are preying on people during these uncertain times.

Please be careful of anyone who offers help, either online, face to face or on the phone.

Types of Scams

People can often become victims of scams:

  • Cold callers on the doorstop
  • Cold callers over the telephone
  • Online
  • Post