Fake police officers target Yorkshire businesses
5:48am 8th December 2009
Police are warning Yorkshire businesses against cold-calling fraudsters posing as police officers.
A West Yorkshire firm was contacted by a man trying to sell advertising space in an anti-drugs booklet
The business became suspicious and informed the police, who confirmed the phone call was a scam.
Firms are urged to make extra checks on the identity of callers before they part with any cash.
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