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Person cold calling and asking residents if they want gardening work being carried out

Alert message sent 07/01/2020 14:02:00

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Information through a Neighbourhood watch scheme in Rushcliffe has been received about a person, in a pickup truck, going around Rushcliffe asking residents if they want any gardening work doing.
Nottinghamshire Police and Trading standards information is quite clear and can be accessed via the following link.

https://www.nottinghamshire.police.uk/advice/prevention/distraction

You should never agree to have work done by someone who is just passing by. You have no knowledge if that person is legitimate or qualified to carry out the work and charging a competitive price.
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Howard Shinn (Police, PC 1603, Keyworth North & South, Tollerton, Wolds and Nevile (Rushcliffe South)
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