When it comes to perceptions about the levels of crime it is often the elderly who have the greatest fear of crime. Interestingly it is the elderly who are least likely to become the victims of crime. However there are some crimes where the elderly are vulnerable. Fraud is something that the elderly can be susceptible to and are targeted by both criminals in NZ and overseas.
Most scams involve the scammer contacting the victims by phone and the scams are always evolving, so it’s impossible to warn people about every scam that is taking place. Read about the lastest scam…..