Scam Alert

Alert message sent 02/12/2021 13:25:00

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Hello resident,
                      please see the below information supplied by Halton Trading Standards.

Scam Covid-19 Omicron PCR testing emails
Halton Trading Standards wish to make consumers aware of scam Covid-19 Omicron PCR testing emails currently circulating, see the image below.
Although the Omicron variant maybe new, the way to get a PCR test is the same. There is a not a new NHS testing website link or portal specifically for the Omicron variant.
If required, PCR tests can be ordered from the Governments website:

If you or somebody you know has been caught out by a scam or fraud please contact one of Halton Trading Standards specialist officers, Linda or Sue on 0151 511 8785 or 0151 511 8775, who are already working with people in Halton who have lost thousands of pounds to scams.

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Paul Mines (Police, Community Support Officer, Widnes PCSO)

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