Stop! Think fraud

Giving you the knowledge and tools you need to stay ahead of scams.

Fraudsters aren’t fussy. They’ll pick on anyone.

Nobody is immune from fraud. The criminals behind it target people online and in their homes, often emotionally manipulating their victims before they steal money or personal data.

But there is something we can do. By staying vigilant and always taking a moment to stop, think and check whenever we’re approached, we can help to protect ourselves and each other from fraud.

Did you know?

In just one year, 1 in 17 adults were victims of fraud

Source: Crime Survey for England and Wales, year ending September 2023

Are you at risk?

What’s the risk of fraud happening to you? Find out why anybody can become a victim of fraud and why everyone should take steps to protect themselves.

How to spot fraud

Find out how to spot the tactics and techniques commonly used by fraudsters, to help reduce your risk of becoming a victim.

Protect yourself from fraud

Find out what you can do today to help protect yourself, your loved ones and your business from fraud.

Recovery from fraud

Learn how to access practical advice and support and what steps you can take if you’ve lost money or data.

Reporting fraud

If you’ve been a victim of fraud, report it now.

Campaign partners

The National Campaign Against Fraud is brought to you by UK government in partnership with City of London Police, National Cyber Security Centre and National Crime Agency.

Action Fraud

Visit the Action Fraud website.

Action Fraud

National Crime Agency (NCA)

Visit the NCA website.