Action Fraud have published a warning article in relation to Scammers taking advantage of predominantly elderly, lonely and vulnerable persons during the coronavirus outbreak. Please share this information with your front line workers and colleagues to help prevent incidences occuring where possible.

Additionally the friends against scams team have produced a social media pack alongside the press release ( and letter template. Please share these posts to draw attention to the infographic below that has been designed on how to protect yourself and others from coronavirus scams.

Scams warning amidst coronavirus response *updated*