Clean Bandit / Anne Marie: RockabyeiTunes

Wessex FM News

Contact the News Team:
Tel: 01305 250333

Dorset Police Says Phone Scam is on the Increase


12:41pm 28th August 2014
(Updated 1:38pm 28th August 2014)

Dorset Police have told Wessex FM they are again seeing an increase in a phone scam targeting elderly people around the county.

It happens when scammers call pretending to be a police officer saying that they believe your account may be at risk.

They then ask for your account details and may even arrange for a courier to come and collect money from you.

Anyone receiving one of the calls is urged not to give out any information and call 101 to report it.

Sign up for the latest local news direct to your inbox

Share This Story

Submit this page to redditDelicious
brewery square clock

brewery square clock

The Wessex Word

See the latest wrong guesses and win cash!

The Bun Run

Request the cakes for your workplace!

Book Your Table

For sales in January and March

Free Fuel Friday

Find out how to get your car sticker

Dorset Webcams

Take a look around our beautiful county

Book our Disco

Have DJ Owen at your party or celebration!

Meeting Room Hire

Come to Wessex FM for your meeting or conference


We Use Cookies

This website uses cookies to store information on your computer.

By using this website you accept the use of cookies as explained in the terms of our cookie policy.