Police have warned Bulwell residents not to be tricked by a bogus crime prevention officer who has been visiting houses and asking for donations.
PC Carlo Marraffa said: “Please be aware that we have been advised of a perso purporting to be Crime Prevention Volunteers for Nottinghamshire Police, and asking for financial support for a crime prevention initiative.
“This person is not connected in any way to Nottinghamshire Police. If they visit you, do not pass over any money or details and contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 immediately. Our team ayways weare official identification and would never request money for any initiatives.”