Thursday, 15 November 2012

Beware of Parcel Scam

Trading Standards Office are making people aware of the following scam

A card is posted through your door from company called PDS (Parcel Delivery Service) suggesting that they were unable to deliver a parcel and that you need to contact them on 0906 6611911 which is a premium rate number This is a mail scam originating from Belize. If you call this number and you start to hear a recorded message you will already have been billed £315 for the phone call.

If you do receive a card with these details , you should contact Royal Mail Fraud on 020 7239 6655. See also www.crimestoppers-uk/crime-prevention/helping-prevent-crime/scams/postal-delivery-scam

No comments: