Police Alert – Black Friday – Shopping Online Safely

The police have issued the following alert in relation to Black Friday:

“The biggest shopping event of the year is just around the corner and Action Fraud have got some simple tips to help you and your family enjoy a secure online shopping experience and to raise awareness of potential scams circulating around Black Friday. Click here for tips for shopping online safely.

If you’re planning on getting a Black Friday bargain, make sure you’ve installed the latest software & app updates first, as it’ll help protect your card details from being stolen by criminals.

For more information visit www.actionfraud.police.uk/shoponlinesafely

You can also view advice about online fraud on our West Yorkshire Police Online Fraud page