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Advice issued following bogus police officer scam in Andover

Advice issued following bogus police officer scam in Andover

Press Releases   •   Feb 20, 2019 15:10 GMT

We are issuing a scam warning after a couple in Andover attempted to withdraw more than £40,000 from their bank.

Banking Protocol scheme prevents £1.4million of fraud in 2018

Banking Protocol scheme prevents £1.4million of fraud in 2018

Press Releases   •   Feb 06, 2019 13:07 GMT

A rapid response scheme by banks and police prevented potential fraud victims in Hampshire from being scammed out of £1.4million in 2018, new figures have revealed.

Advice issued following reports of bogus police officer scam

Advice issued following reports of bogus police officer scam

Press Releases   •   Jan 24, 2019 13:50 GMT

We are urging people to be wary following reports of a scam in which fraudsters pose as police officers.

Appeal for information after reports of suspicious man in Shirley offering to clean windows for money

Appeal for information after reports of suspicious man in Shirley offering to clean windows for money

Press Releases   •   Jan 23, 2019 11:00 GMT

Officers are investigating a series of incidents whereby a man has approached residents in Shirley and demanded money after cleaning their windows.

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Banking Protocol saves more than £130,000 in September

Banking Protocol saves more than £130,000 in September

News   •   Oct 17, 2018 16:15 BST

More than £130,000 worth of fraud was prevented in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight in September as a direct result of the Banking Protocol.

Scam caller warning following three reports of incidents in Portsmouth today

Scam caller warning following three reports of incidents in Portsmouth today

News   •   Aug 10, 2018 17:45 BST

​We are asking Portsmouth residents to be aware of scam callers posing as police officers to defraud people out of thousands of pounds.

CCTV images released after suspected fraud in Eastleigh

CCTV images released after suspected fraud in Eastleigh

News   •   Jul 25, 2018 16:32 BST

We have issued CCTV images of a man we would like to speak to in connection with a suspected fraud in Eastleigh.

Banking protocol prevents £1,186,827 of fraud in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Banking protocol prevents £1,186,827 of fraud in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

News   •   Jun 22, 2018 15:40 BST

​£1.2 million of fraud has been prevented and eight immediate arrests made by Hampshire Constabulary thanks to the introduction of the Banking Protocol.