Beware Of COVID-19 Scams
There have been numerous cases reported to Action Fraud since the outbreak including:
- Online shopping scams regarding purchase of PPE
- Charity fraud
- Lender loan fraud
- Scam emails purporting to be from HM Government
Please stay safe. Do not click on any links or attachments in suspicious emails and never respond to unsolicited messages or calls that ask for your personal or financial details.
For more information regarding coronavirus scams please see here.
If you or someone you know could be vulnerable to scams, you can find out more on the Durham County Council website.
You can help protect your community from scams and support victims by becoming a Friend Against Scams.