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Police warning over donations scam

PUBLISHED: 11:29 20 August 2008 | UPDATED: 11:37 03 July 2010

POLICE are warning doctors' surgeries across the county to be aware of a donations scam.

Over the last few days a number of surgeries across Norfolk have been contacted by a person claiming to be associated with the police and asking for financial donations.

POLICE are warning doctors' surgeries across the county to be aware of a donations scam.

Over the last few days a number of surgeries across Norfolk have been contacted by a person claiming to be associated with the police and asking for financial donations.

A police spokesperson said: “Norfolk Constabulary does not engage in cold calling businesses or individuals asking for donations and we are advising anyone who is contacted in such a manner to ignore the call and not to hand over any money.”

Anyone with information about these incidents should contact police on 0845 456 4567.

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