CRIME PREVENTION blog

CITIZENS ON PATROL COMMUNITY
SINGAPORE 


2020 SEPTEMBER




CRIME PREVENTION AND AWARENESS ADVISORIES

4> SEPTEMBER 30, 2020

<FACEBOOK post>

Banks will never use messaging platforms or call customers to advise that they have 'bank account issues'. Always be suspicious of strangers trying to contact you and ask for online banking and personal information.

.
Don't panic. Don't believe. Don't give.
If unsure, contact the bank directly.


https://www.asiaone.com/digital/online-scammer-gets-ridiculed-broken-english-and-unconvincing-impersonation-dbs-bank-staff?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social-media&utm_campaign=addtoany&fbclid=IwAR2gznKQ10jflxXKvE4du0I7q4eYnUTGDBX0PqCyh2dUfEYVVAaH76JwI7E



3> SEPTEMBER 25, 2020

<FACEBOOK post>

When some things are too cheap and too good to be true.....
.
Reminder to beware of both online and offline scam sellers OF SORTS when making purchases. This article is a super gross one.

https://www.reuters.com/…/vietnam-police-bust-ring-selling-…




2> SEPTEMBER 23, 2020

<FACEBOOK post>

<When TO and When NOT TO call 999>
.
Do you know when to call the 999 number?
We have also created a convenient and clickable contact card (no virus, no scam) for anyone who may find it useful at: https://www.copcommunitysg.com/singapore-police-force-contacts.html

Help us post a comment if you like it. :)

.
To stay vigilant, to avoid being a victim of crime/scam and to receive life saving skills tips:
Like our Facebook Page :
https://www.facebook.com/COPSGVolunteers/
.
Follow our instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/copcommunitysg
.
#citizensonpatrolcommunity
#citizensonpatrolsg



1> SEPTEMBER 14, 2020

<FACEBOOK post>

<E-commerce Scam Prevention Tips for eGSS/ eGreatSingaporeSale Sep 9 - Oct 10 2020>
.
For a pleasant online shopping experience, remember to always adopt prevention tips.
Always be suspicious whenever you come across an offer that too good to be true during the eGSS: "Shop. Win. Experience."
.
For scam-related advices, contact National Crime Prevention Council:
Visit: www.scamalert.sg
Email: enquiries@ncpc.org.sg
Anti-Scam Hotline: 1800.722.6688
'X Ah Long' Hotline: 1800.924.5664
.
To provide any information related to e-commerce scams:
- If non-urgent, submit via #SPF's i-Witness at www.police.gov.sg/iwitness OR
- Walk-in to your nearest neighbourhood police post to lodge a police report, OR
- For urgent Police assistance, please dial 999.
.
To stay vigilant, to avoid being a victim of crime/scam and to receive life saving skills tips:
Like our Facebook Page :
https://www.facebook.com/COPSGVolunteers/
.
Follow our instagram:
https://www.instagram.com/copcommunitysg
.
#citizensonpatrolcommunity
#citizensonpatrolsg







LIKE OUR WEBSITE?




Citizens on Patrol Community SG

BACK to HOMEPAGE