Thames Valley Alert/Action Fraud – ‘Scam Alert – Fake British Gas Emails’

There has been an increase in the number of reports about fake emails from British Gas claiming to offer refunds. 
The links provided in the emails lead to genuine-looking British Gas phishing websites that are designed to steal the usernames and passwords for British Gas accounts.

For further information on protecting yourself against Cyber crime please go to the Cyber Aware website – https://www.cyberaware.gov.uk/
If you believe you may have been a victim of this type of crime, or wish to report any other type of fraud, please go to the Action Fraud website – https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/ 
or call 0300 123 2040.