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Report scam emails easily

  • Published: Tuesday, 1 March 2011

If you receive a scam email, you can now forward it to Action Fraud, who will pass it along to the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau for investigation. Over 15,000 emails have been sent in since the scheme launched a few days ago.

Dedicated email address for scams

The address you should forward suspected scam emails to is:

Report scam emails

Find out more on the Action Fraud website

Please don't send personal information, such as your address or bank account details, in your email.

You can find out more about how to report a fraud, including how to make a report by phone or post should you need to, on the Action Fraud website.

Once you've forwarded the scam mail, you don't need to contact to Action Fraud again. Action Fraud will also not contact you.

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau, which is run by the City of London Police, will collate and analyse the emails and take appropriate action.

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