Added on 27 January 2022
The recent Scam Share Bulletin from Trading Standards Scotland includes the following topics:
- Police Impersonation Scams
- Trading Standards Impersonation Scams
- New Type Of Delivery Scam
- Family and Friends Phone Scams
- New Bank Scams Texts
- SSE Email Scam
- HMRC Tax Return Scams
- Amazon Prime Scams
Details of these scams are in the external link below.
I had a variation of the delivery scam earlier this week. A text from Royal Mail saying that my parcel has been held due to unpaid fee. I checked the link in Google and got a red warning "Deceptive site ahead"