Report online or call us on 101. Always call 999 in an emergency.

In an emergency, or if a crime is ongoing, always dial 999.

If you think you have been a victim of fraud, even if it was unsuccessful, you should report it. If you do not report it, the fraudster will learn by the experience and may be successful next time.

Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the UK's national fraud and internet crime reporting centre. They can provide information about fraud and financially-motivated internet crime. If you have been scammed, ripped-off or conned, you can report it to Action Fraud.

Report online to Action Fraud or call on 0300 123 2040.

Sussex Police - Operation Signature

If you know someone who is elderly or vulnerable who has been a victim of fraud, contact Sussex Police on 101.


Citizens Advice

Citizens Advice can help you solve your legal, money and other problems by providing free, independent and confidential advice. 

For more information visit their website or call the helpline on 03454 04 05 06.


If you have any information on any crime and you would prefer not to speak to police, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit

Crimestoppers is an independent charity.