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# vigilant - Thursday 5 March, 2015

Has someone called you claiming to be from ESB? It could be a scam

People are being advised to communicate with their suppliers only using the phone numbers provided on their bills.

# vigilant - Monday 19 May, 2014

15-year-old in court as drivers warned about spate of carjackings

A teenager will appear in court today after a taxi driver had his car hijacked in the early hours of Sunday morning.

# vigilant - Friday 6 December, 2013

Smartphone users are 33% more likely to fall victim to identity fraud

Cross-border scams for fraudulent tickets, counterfeit goods and data phishing are increasingly common, says survey

# vigilant - Monday 21 October, 2013

Immigrants targeted in naturalisation scam told to remain vigilant

The Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service said some of their customers have been contacted and told they must pay a fine of €500.

# vigilant - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Call for vigilance as elder abuse in Ireland on the increase

Last year, the HSE said that it had seen an increase of almost 10 per cent on referrals for elder abuse.

# vigilant - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

Eek! Warning of spike in ant infestations

Rentokil has seen an increase in calls about infestations of the creepy crawly black ants.

# vigilant - Saturday 3 March, 2012

Irish Stock Exchange warns investors about 'too good to be true' scams

The ISE has seen an increase in attempted ‘boiler room scams’ in the past few weeks.