Scam Information received from Devon and Cornwall Police

Information received from Devon and Cornwall Police:-
We would like to make you aware that we have received reports of the following scam taking place recently.
 
Residents have received automated phone calls stating it is from HMRC about non payment/prosecution or similar, an instruction is then given to press a number – please do not follow instructions – this is a scam.
 
If you have any concerns please phone 101 or email 101@dc.police.uk
 
If you have fallen victim to a scam, please report this to Action Fraud: https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/
 
Please pass this information on to friends, family and neighbours.