fraudsters

CRIMINALS may have pocketed at least £1.5billion in taxpayer money through fake Universal Credit claims. The process for making a claim has been relaxed to make sure people receive their money quickly,...

Fraudsters are continuing to cash in on coronavirus fears by selling fake and unsafe face masks and hand sanitiser to worried Brits. Some councils have reported a 40 per cent increase since the start...

CROOKS are cruelly cashing in on the coronavirus crisis by selling dodgy treatments riddled with dangerous toxins. An investigation also found some criminals are even selling bogus NHS lanyards so people...

SICK fraudsters are cashing in on the spread of deadly coronavirus with scam e-mails claiming to list dozens of infected patients across Britain. The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau said victims had...

Fraudsters are targeting new students with a wave of scams including using fake university email addresses offering tax refunds, HMRC warns Freshers at university are more likely to be taken in by scams,...

Three fraudsters are jailed for a total of six years over 50mph ‘crash for cash’ motorway scam that saw them make brazen £28,000 whiplash injury claim after targeting innocent driver Footage...

Alli MacDonnell, 36, from Dublin, took her own life this week after she was targeted with vile abusive messages online. The page, which used Ms MacDonnell's name and photo, only managed to raise €5...

Con artist couple Elaine Douglas and Tommy Brooks exploited the tragedy spending £120,000 of taxpayers' money and Jenny McDonagh used survivors' cash to fund her own lifestyle – here's...

Fraudsters who raked in £600,000 tricking old and vulnerable victims into buying non-existent diamonds to fuel their cocaine and alcohol habits are jailed for total of 14 years Three men from across...

A family-run garage business conspired with a network of pals to con the insurance industry out of the huge sums. However the scammers were busted following a five-year probe by specialist investigators. The...

How Amazon is unwittingly hosting fraudsters posing as private sellers – and then REFUSING to compensate conned customers Fake merchants advertising bogus goods using ‘official’ Amazon...