Advice on Avoiding Fraud and Scams


Local residents are invited to a free information event, with Police Commissioner Cressida Dick and TV presenter Gloria Hunniford, to learn more about how you can avoid falling victim to fraudsters.

On 10March, Richmond Police will be hosting an event at Twickenham Stadium. Officers and other crime prevention advisers will be giving advice on measures residents can take to avoid falling victims to dodgy doorstep salesman, cunning cold-callers or illegal internet scammers. Also presenting will be Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police in London, Cressida Dick and TV presenter and radio broadcaster, Gloria Hunniford.

Presentations will include:

♦ Information regarding Operation Falcon (MET police Fraud)
♦ What you need to know about courier scams and ATM security
♦ How to guard against common frauds
♦ How to protect yourself from cyber scams

Free entry and no need to book in advance.

To see the event poster click here.

To see more details click here.