Fraudsters are exploiting the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in order to carry out fraud and cybercrime. Police have reported an increase in coronavirus related scams.
The Charity Commission are issuing this alert to help charities minimise the risk of becoming a victim of such frauds and cyber-attacks.
All charities, but especially those providing services and supporting local communities during the coronavirus crisis, could be targeted by fraudsters.
For more information go to the Government website (opens in a new tab)