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People in Gedling borough warned over fake ‘penalty charge’ emails

Scammers are targeting people in Gedling borough with fake ‘penalty charge’ emails which lead to phishing websites designed to steal personal information. Action Fraud said the fake emails are purporting to be from the HM Courts and Tribunals Service. The emails state the recipient has been issued a £25 penalty charge

Gedling borough residents warned of coronavirus scams

HM Revenue and Customs is warning people in Gedling borough to remain vigilant and not fall foul of online scams during the coronavirus outbreak. The warning comes after a flurry of texts and emails were received in the borough claiming to offer a ‘goodwill payment’ to help the NHS battle