bogus


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fraudulent

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AN 80-year-old woman suffered a suspected broken finger after trying to stop bogus water officials stealing cash from her Nuneaton home.
Last year, 3,675 people owned up to 8,380 bogus accounts and paid up.
But according to an NOP survey commissioned for the British Gas Help the Aged Senior Safety Campaign 18,155 Welsh people may have been approached at their homes by bogus callers in the past year.
Arrested were Lin Kongbin, 25, Wen Jinlian, 29, her brother-in-law Yang Jingguang, 46, Lin Xiang, 34, his wife He Liying, 24 and Yang Xiumei, 35, the police said, adding they are searching for an unnamed man who sold the younger Lin the bogus notes, which all have the number NF292682E.
The Tories said that those students who entered the UK before 1 April 2009 and were found to have enrolled at a bogus college, which had had its license revoked had entered the UK on fraudulent purposes.
PENSIONERS are being warned about bogus callers posing as television installers involved in the digital switchover.
POLICE have issued a warning on bogus officials during the big freeze.
The BJP has revealed that they have found a number of bogus voters in the electoral roll in Patparganj constituency for the 2013 Assembly Polls.
Police are now warning members of the public to be vigilant following reports of the bogus caller operating in the Stockton and Norton areas.
The FIA sources said that former director HR along with others CDA officials were involved in the allotment of bogus plot, adding that director HR Muhammad Ali, director state management Abid Latif and director Mehboob have been included in the investigation process.
X FACTOR star Janet Devlin has already found the price of fame after bogus Twitter and Facebook accounts were set up in her name.
The bogus caller is described as white, in his late 50s, of stocky build, 5ft 10ins tall with short brown curly hair, clean shaven with a plump face, and round-lens blackrimmed glasses.
POLICE are set to use a special operation to target bogus callers.
A GLARING loophole in immigration rules will allow thousands more migrants in through bogus colleges, a committee of MPs was told.
Each event began with a production by the Small World Theatre Company, entitled "Bogus", which detailed how to deal with bogus officials, dodgy builders and false charity collectors.