Helping Keep The Southend Community Local
Wed June 29, 2022
- Teenager arrested at Stansted Airport for alleged terror offences - The teenager is being questioned after he was detained during a stop and search at the airport.
- Man murdered teens who chased him in Brentwood, court told - Frankie Watson is accused of murdering two 16-year-olds and injuring another boy.
- Southend hospital nurses quitting due to 'toxic' conditions - A whistleblower reveals nurses are quitting a hospital because they feel "helpless and unsupported".
- Wimbledon: Heather Watson celebrates 'emotional' win over Tamara Korpatsch - Britain's Heather Watson celebrates an "emotional" victory at Wimbledon as she returns to Court One to beat Tamara Korpatsch after a "disaster" last y...
Scams On The Rise
Posted by Administrator : Saturday 9th March 2013
KEEPING YOU ON YOUR TOES! It is important to keep up to date and on your toes when it comes to local fraud and scams. There are so many currently out there it is important you are aware of the more common and frequent ones.
The top ten are the rare metals scam, pensions liberation fraud, mobility aids, dodgy job offers (if it sounds too good to be true it probably is), lotteries, truancy fraud, wine scams, love (dating websites), land barking and carbon credit trading. It is important that you can spot a scam or fraud before it takes place, remember it can happen to anyone of us. Note: If it sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.