Scammers sent a taxi to take a Tayside pensioner to his bank in an attempt to steal a four figure sum of cash from him and his wife.
A Perthshire resident has lost almost £100,000 in a fine wine scam.
More than 400,000 people in Scotland have fallen victim to a financial scam at some point in their lives, according to new research.
A bogus workman posing as a Sky engineer has stolen a five-figure sum of money from a female pensioner in Perth.
Residents who have been the victims of scams are being sought for a new scheme which aims to protect people from con artists.
Angus residents are being warned about a new “professional looking” email scam.
Scammers hit a Perth business for over £31,000 this month by pretending to be from the Bank of Scotland Fraud Squad.
A callous thief who cleaned out more than £16,000 from a “vulnerable” pensioner’s bank account has been jailed for six months.
Holidaymakers looking to beat the January blues by booking a getaway are being warned to watch out for villa scams which can result in victims losing thousands of pounds.
Criminals picked the wrong person when they targeted Ian Scott in a lottery scam.