There are lots of fun and interesting things you can do on the internet. And it can be a great way to stay in touch with friends. But it’s important to understand how to stay safe online.
Sometimes people will try to trick you into clicking dangerous links or sharing things about yourself. Or something you’ve shared might be used to threaten you.
Scammers will always try and get something valuable off you, most of the time they will try and steal a high amount of money from you.
We are currently in the progress of creating articles online to show you how to stay safe online and explain how most of the common scams work. This is coming soon.
Reporting a scammer
Found anything suspicious? Well don’t feel embarrassed for reporting it, just report it.
Our aim is to make the Internet a safer place, you can report misleading websites, emails, phone numbers, phone calls or text messages you think may be suspicious.
If you think you’ve been a victim of an online scam or fraud
We advise you to contact your local relevant authority’s immediately. If you do need any assistance from us to do this, feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we can help to best of our ability. Please bare in mind however we cannot always respond to requests quickly.