Useful info

The links that appear on this page from time to time are intended to provide easy access to useful information on cyber crime, scams and such like plus transport and Highways related items.

It will also contain a range of hopefully useful information on some other topics.

Please use the link on the right and also the ones listed in the body of the page, these are being added here where there are frequent updates as they can be shown in date order with the most recent at the top of the list..

EFAS refers to information being provided via The Essex and Kent Serious Crime Directorate / Essex Fraud Alert System


Some information accessible from this page covers SCAMs related to the current COVID-19 situation; for more information please see the CORONAVIRUS page where links to advise from the various agencies involved will be found.

There are two links to setting up Zoom which some of out groups are using to hold meetings online. One versions covers Tablets and Phones the other cover Windows and Mac PCs.


20200617 Action for Fraud advice

20200609 ECC Highways Maldon area
Road works in Maldon particularly Market Hill and Fullbridge area

20200609 Maldon Soc High Street Shops
Updated list of shops etc.that are open in and around the Maldon High St area.

20200531 Essex Police re track & trace
Advice from Essex Police on what to look out for if/when contacted by anyone claiming to be part of the NHS Trace and Trace Team

20200519 U3A source fraud message
More details of frauds being carried out as supplied by the Essex Associon of U3A/Police fraud teams

20200501 Essex Police delivery scams

20200422 ROCU Fraud message ROCU is the Regional Organised Crime Unit

20200410 National News about TAM
An updates about the Third Age Matters magazine and other things .