Anyone can find themselves the victim of fraud. If you suspect you may have been scammed or involved in fraudulent activity, or have information about a possible fraudster, find out who to contact.

Is it an emergency?

Does it feel like the situation could get heated or violent very soon? Is someone in immediate danger? Do you need support right away? If so, please call 999 now.

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I think I've been the victim of a scam or fraud

Thank you. Please report online to Action Fraud, the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime.

If you suspect you’ve been scammed, defrauded or experienced cyber crime, the Action Fraud team can also provide the help, support and advice you need.

Alternatively, you can call Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040 (textphone 0300 123 2050).

To find out more about the different types of fraud and how you can protect yourself, visit our personal fraud and business fraud advice pages.