Criminals are targeting people looking to buy medical supplies online, sending emails offering fake medical support and scamming people who may be vulnerable or increasingly isolated at home.
It should be added that Hunter Medical currently advertising on Seahaven FM is not a scam, with Hand Sanitiser as advertised being delivered to those who have placed orders.
NCA make arrests of those selling illegal Covid19 testing kits
A pharmacist and a surveyor have been arrested on suspicion of illegally selling Coronavirus testing kits in two National Crime Agency investigations, including thousands of pounds seized and website taken down read more here.
Action Fraud’s top tips
Although fraud and cybercrime comes in many forms, there are some simple steps you can take to protect yourself.
Follow Action Frauds’ personal safety checklist to keep you and those around you safe from fraud here.