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.

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I think I’ve been the victim of a scam or fraud.

In this case, please report online to Action Fraud, the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cyber crime. 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.