Consumer Alerts

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Please click on the links below to read the current Kent County Council Trading Standards Alerts

October 2019

Inheritance scam

Fake text messages targeting parents

Doorstep Crime – Roof repairs and Asbestos removal

Lottery Scams

TV licence refund scam - be alert!

Amazon Scam Alert

September 2019

Thomas Cook Refund Scam

Students warned of money mule dangers

Security Scam Alert

August 2019

Universal Credit Scam Alert

Doorstep Crime - Gardening Work

Doorstep Crime - Tree cutting services

July 2019

TV licence refund scam - be alert!

Drivers Targeted With Fake Fines

June 2019

If you have an external letterbox - beware!

National Insurance Phone Scams Alert

Doorstep Crime - Driveways and Gardens

Doorstep Crime - Roofing scam

May 2019

Holiday Scam Warning

Telephone Scammers Alert

Doorstep criminals targeting Kent residents with "cross over" driveway work.

Cold callers are targeting Kent residents

April 2019

Roofing doorstep criminals targeting Kent residents

March 2019

Victims losses to TV Licensing scam now totalling £830,000!

February 2019

Tenancy Deposit Scam Alert

HMRC Scams More Developments

Be aware of cash machine criminals

December 2018

Doorstep Criminal Impersonating A Police Officer