Trading Standards Alert.

Leicestershire Trading Standards has received a report of a Melton resident being telephoned by a person claiming to be from the Police and asking about their home security. Leicestershire Police have confirmed that this was not one of their officers or representatives.

Trading Standards always advise residents to never give or confirm personal details over the telephone, and not to agree to appointments from cold callers.

If you receive any reports of similar activity or callers please contact Trading Standards on 08454 04 05 06 or use telltradingstandards@leics.gov.uk
 
(Information from Leicestershire Neighbourhood Watch)