Police issue warning over scam '˜speeding notice' letter

Police have issued a warning about a scam speeding notice letter being emailed to residents across the UK.

Police urged people to be wary of the scam letter. Picture: JP

This is a copy of the scam letter being issued to members of the public for notice of intended prosecution.

A police spokeswoman said: “If you do receive one of these letters please ignore it and do not click on any of the links provided in the email.

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“Police forces have their own individual departments that send out notices on headed paper.

An example of the scam letter.

“If in any doubt, you should always check the information contained within the letter to confirm it is genuine by ringing the named force.”

An example of the scam letter.