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#scam calls

# scam-calls - Friday 18 June, 2021

Gardaí warn of fraud calls that appear to come from garda station
# Hang Up
# Hang Up

Gardaí warn of fraud calls that appear to come from garda station

Fri 5:57 PM 37,913 Views 19 Comments

The number making the call appears to be the phone number of a garda station, but comes from fraudsters.

# scam-calls - Thursday 4 April, 2019

Garda warning over hoax callers who threaten to deport those who pick up
# Scam
# Scam

Garda warning over hoax callers who threaten to deport those who pick up

Apr 4th 2019, 10:46 PM 27,389 Views 13 Comments

A number of Irish Naturalisation and Immigration Service customers have received the calls.

# scam-calls - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Public warned of scam call claiming that their 'internet is compromised'
# Dubious Calls
# Dubious Calls

Public warned of scam call claiming that their 'internet is compromised'

Jul 18th 2018, 6:10 AM 66,196 Views 28 Comments

A number of people have recently received dubious calls offering to fix their connection.

# scam-calls - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

Revenue warning of bogus calls demanding payment of tax bill
# Scam Calls
# Scam Calls

Revenue warning of bogus calls demanding payment of tax bill

May 23rd 2018, 11:49 AM 12,120 Views 27 Comments

Revenue advised anyone who received such a call to contact their local revenue office.

# scam-calls - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Get a few missed calls from a French number? Don't ring back - it's a scam
# Watch Out Mon Chéri
# Watch Out Mon Chéri

Get a few missed calls from a French number? Don't ring back - it's a scam

Dec 14th 2017, 2:48 PM 91,784 Views 46 Comments

A spate of calls from French numbers has been reported today.

# scam-calls - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Getting calls from a strange number? Consumers warned not to return them
# Scam Calls
# Scam Calls

Getting calls from a strange number? Consumers warned not to return them

Sep 28th 2017, 7:00 PM 277,404 Views 72 Comments

ComReg advised consumers to be vigilant at all times.