19/07/2017

Cyber Crime Pop Up Shop at the Cleveland Show

Officers from the Cyber Crime Team will be in attendance at this weekend’s Cleveland Show in Stewart Park in Middlesbrough on Saturday 22nd July between 9am and 4pm.

The aim of the pop up shop is to raise awareness of cyber crime, provide free online safety advice and to answer any questions members of the public have regarding the following; online shopping, online banking, online fraud and telephone fraud, online dating, protecting passwords, social media, keeping children safe online, phishing emails and Trojans and malware.

In addition to this, an F1 simulator will be there for people to take part in a fun driving challenge. Officers will be joined by Get Safe Online, Kaspersky, Middlesbrough Trading Standards, Cleveland Police Interceptor, and Crime prevention, Police & Crime Commissioners Office, Victim Care & Advice Service, Cleveland Police Cadets, and Neighbourhood and Partnership Policing.

More information about the Cleveland Show can be found on Middlesbrough Council’s website here: https://www.middlesbrough.gov.uk/leisure-events-libraries-and-hubs/events/cleveland-show

We look forward to seeing you there!