COVID-19 - Coronavirus scams
Find information about coronavirus-related scams and how to report suspicious phone calls.
Beware of COVID-19 scams
Unscrupulous criminals are exploiting fears about COVID-19 to prey on members of the public. This particularly effects older and vulnerable people who are isolated from family and friends.
National Trading Standards is warning people to remain vigilant following a rise in coronavirus-related scams that seek to benefit from the public’s concern and uncertainty over COVID-19.
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