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Online Romance and Dating Fraud

All this week, Cambridgeshire Police will be supporting a national campaign involving all the UK police services and some of the companies providing dating services, to help raise the awareness of online romance/dating fraud and provide advice on how to stay safe online.

Romance, or dating fraud, occurs when a relationship is formed online, but the profile of the perfect partner you think you've met, is in fact fake.

The scammer makes you believe you're in a loving relationship spanning weeks, or perhaps months to gain your trust. However, the end goal is always a much more sinister one, with criminals after money or personal information.

Read more: Online Romance and Dating Fraud

Latest Covid-19 Guidance

This is guidance that applies to England only. If you live in an area where local restrictions are in place you should also consult the links below for information about what you can and can’t do to manage the outbreak.

It is critical that everybody observes the following key behaviours:


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 click2Local COVID alert levels: what you need to know

 

Information on local COVID alert levels, including what they mean, why they are being introduced and what the different levels are.

click2 Full list of local COVID alert levels by area

All areas in England are medium, apart from those listed as high or very high on this page.