New campaign to raise awareness about criminal scams
0 Have your say A new campaign was launched this week to raise awareness of scams and to encourage people to make a stand against them.
In our increasingly connected society, scammers have more ways of taking advantage of people than ever. Unfortunately, it’s often the most vulnerable that fraudsters target. The Friends Against Scams campaign aims to protect vulnerable members of the community from becoming victims by ‘empowering communities to take a stand against scams’.
Louise Baxter, team manager at the National Trading Standards Scams Team, said:“Scams do huge damage to our society and... read more
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