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Last year in the UK, 11 billion pounds was taken by fraudsters, it’s a growing problem and we want to put the scammers out of action, it’s not right and it’s not fair. With Check and Report, we can help you be in control of your call security, check who called you and if it’s a troublesome caller, report it and we’ll do the rest.

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Working together, this year we've blocked:
800 Million Calls

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Check It

Find out who called you and see what everyone else is saying about it

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Help others stay alert by commenting and sharing your experience

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Block It

We’ll investigate problem numbers with a view to block bad callers from reaching our customers.

Recently Reported Numbers

We all know unwanted called are an irritation, especially when you don’t always have a way of stopping them, that’s why we’ve created Check & Report and with your help we can Beat the Scammers together, here are the latest numbers you’ve reported to us

Can't tell you much more, except female, slightly foreign sounding voices, one called Shirley. That's about as much as I can say. I suspect that, unlike most scam callers, who use numbers from all over England, they are using local numbers in the hope that I am more likely to answer.

6 hours ago

HELLO GOODBYE WAS ALL THAT WAS SAID

9 hours ago

Indian voice said he was from talktalk, asked about router and how many lights were flashing and then wanted me to give him control of my computer by pressing windows key. At that point I realised it was a scam and told him I was not going to relinquish control and he hung up. Antony

9 hours ago

SURVEY

10 hours ago

A female foreign sounding voice.

10 hours ago

Claimed to be from the Telephone Preference Service & wanted to confirm my details.

13 hours ago

Thanks for reporting this number to us. Following a thorough investigation, we are pleased to confirm we have blocked this number on our network, which means you’ve stopped this unwanted call reaching any TalkTalk customer. Thanks for helping Beat the Scammers! Don’t forget to keep sharing your numbers and experience.

13 hours ago

Automated call claiming my internet would be disconnecetd within 24 hours due to a compromised IP address. Asked me to dial '1' to be put through to an engineer. I hung up.

13 hours ago

Automated call purporting to be from talktalk saying they had been trying to get in touch with them and they were now going to cut off my landline because my IP address had been compromised.

13 hours ago

Said they were from talktlalk tech dept about my router I know I have had problems recently but I knew he was not from talktalk as he was unable to give my name. So I told him I was transferring his call to the local police station then hung up

15 hours ago

Learn more about scam calls

Scam Calls is a growing issue, not just in the UK but across the Globe, with fraud scams being the most common crime committed in the UK.

Fraudsters are constantly coming up with new ways to trick victims to part with their cash, so stay one step ahead of them and keep up-to-date with the latest scams and way to protect yourself.

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