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14/03/2018 03:26 AM
The Previous Post May Have Contained link to Trojan Virus Spam Site
Dear Readers, The previous post from this blog has been taken down because we suspect it was sent by a Trojan and that the link contained went to a malware site. Best wishes, Charles Paxton   Advertisements

15/02/2018 04:05 AM
Telephone Scam – Telephone Preference Service 15/02/2018 14:09:29 208420

14/02/2018 04:44 PM
Warning As Man Posing As A Police Officer On Phone Carries Out Fraud 14/02/2018 14:53:20 208291
From: “alert <alert Sent: Wednesday, 14 February 2018, 8:54 Subject: Warning As Man Posing As A Police Officer On Phone Carries Out Fraud 14/02/2018 14:53:20 [208291] Warning as man posing as a police officer on phone carries out fraud **Appears to be targeted at elderly people** Two incidents which appear to be related took place […]

11/01/2018 04:03 PM
Improve Your Internet Security For Free 11/01/2018 16:12:19 204285
I received this from ActionFraud via Cumbria Community Messaging and it looks potentially useful, so I’ll share it here for use or not, at your own discretion. From: alert@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk [mailto:alert@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk] Sent: Thursday, January 11, 2018 10:12 AM Subject: Improve Your Internet Security For Free 11/01/2018 16:12:19 [204285] Improve Your Internet Security For Free Better internet […]

22/12/2017 10:05 AM
Reminder to check bank statements regularly for unauthorized transactions
Reminder to check bank statements regularly for unauthorized transactions by C. Paxton Be sure to scan your bank statements carefully for unauthorized transactions lurking amongst your legitimate Christmas shopping. Recently I have been troubled by a spate of these. I reported the fraud to my bank, Barclays and they have refunded the missing money and […]

22/12/2017 09:57 AM
Police Warning About Fraudsters Claiming To Be From Hmrc 21/12/2017 16:02:02 202605
Subject: Police Warning About Fraudsters Claiming To Be From Hmrc 21/12/2017 16:02:02 [202605] Police warning about fraudsters claiming to be from HMRC Police are continuing to receive calls from members of the public regarding a scam which attempts to gain money. The scam relates to a member of the public receiving a call from someone […]

18/10/2017 01:25 AM
Penrith Community Fire Station Open Day – 24 September 2017 11/09/2017 11:53:31 191076
Subject: Penrith Community Fire Station Open Day – 24 September 2017 11/09/2017 11:53:31 [191076] Penrith Community Fire Station Open Day – 24 September 2017 This is a message sent via Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch. This information has been sent on behalf of Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service Message sent by Karren Charters (Cumbria Fire & Rescue […]

18/10/2017 01:24 AM
Smoke Damage Shap 18/10/2017 10:27:58 195153
Subject: Smoke Damage Shap 18/10/2017 10:27:58 [195153] Smoke damage Shap This is a message sent via Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch. This information has been sent on behalf of Cumbria Police Message sent by Karen Dakin (Police, PCSO, Eden NPT) Police are investigating an incident from 2100hrs on Saturday 14th October 2017 at the Shap Library. Someone […]

18/10/2017 01:23 AM
Rogue Traders – Fish Sellers – Sedbergh 18/10/2017 13:30:35 195212
Subject: Rogue Traders – Fish Sellers – Sedbergh 18/10/2017 13:30:35 [195212] Rogue Traders – Fish Sellers – Sedbergh This is a message sent via Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch. This information has been sent on behalf of Cumbria County Council Message sent by Margaret Hodgson (Cumbria County Council, Administrator, Cumbria) Cumbria Trading Standards have received reports of […]

28/09/2017 05:14 AM
Cnwa Conference and Agm, Saturday, 14th October, at Oval Centre, Salterbeck, Workington .
    From: alert@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk [mailto:alert@neighbourhoodalert.co.uk] CNWA Conference and AGM (Please do not reply or forward this email directly; please use the Reply, Share buttons at the bottom of this message) Message sent by John Perkins (CNWA, Administrator, Cumbria) The Annual Conference and AGM of the Cumbria Neighbourhood Watch Association will take place on Saturday the […]