Unfortunately there are a number of scams relating to Coronavirus across the country.

If you are in any doubt of the legitimacy of a telephone call then hang up or a visit by anyone whom you are not expecting then do NOT open the door and make contact YOURSELF to Essex Police.

One of the scams is people calling at houses and offering testing for Coronavirus.

This is a scam, those claiming they can a carry out the test on your doorstep are lying.

Do not let them into your home and do not pay them any money.

Please call Essex Police on 101 or if an emergency 999

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Simple measures to combat and prevent crime -  https://t.co/m7zByqVHsv https://twitter.com/InspColinCox/status/1272589819185692672?s=20 

 

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