Advertisement

Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now

#bogus callers

# bogus-callers - All time

Revenue warns of latest phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'
# Bogus Callers
# Bogus Callers

Revenue warns of latest phone call scam telling people 'a criminal case is being taken against you'

Dec 6th 2018, 6:01 AM 29,181 Views 16 Comments

Revenue said that this over the phone scam has in no way involved its systems or security.

Fraudsters pretending to be high-end store staff scam Irish people out of thousands
# Bogus Callers
# Bogus Callers

Fraudsters pretending to be high-end store staff scam Irish people out of thousands

Aug 6th 2015, 3:24 PM 32,334 Views 32 Comments

One victim was convinced to transfer €38,000 out of their bank account.

Older people driven to banks by criminals to 'take out large sums of money'
# Bogus Callers
# Bogus Callers

Older people driven to banks by criminals to 'take out large sums of money'

Sep 13th 2014, 4:30 PM 13,145 Views 25 Comments

Burglaries are still the most common crimes against older people.

Tips to combat bogus callers who prey on the old and vulnerable
# Bogus Callers
# Bogus Callers

Tips to combat bogus callers who prey on the old and vulnerable

May 27th 2013, 6:03 PM 9,923 Views 23 Comments

Before answering your door, ensure your back door is locked.