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Reporting Cyber Crime
Cyber crime includes crimes such as fraud, theft or online grooming
Cyber crime also includes crimes against your computer or device such as contaminating or corrupting it with viruses or taking-over your social media profile, email account or your website.
What is illegal offline is illegal online.
If you are a victim of CYBER BULLYING through social media, we recommend that the first step you take is to report the post/comment etc. to the social media site itself.
If you wish to report a case of cyber crime that is FRAUD you can use Action Fraud.
Action Fraud is the UK's national reporting centre for fraud and the central point of contact for information about fraud and financially motivated internet crime. If you have been a victim of fraud, you should contact Action Fraud online by clicking here or call 0300 123 2040.
You can also report potential scam messages or instances of malware, such as a computer virus, where no money has been lost, to Action Fraud. Action Fraud is the central point to report fraud in the UK.
In an emergency or to report a crime in progress call Northamptonshire Police on 999.
For non-urgent reports and queries call 101.