COMMUNITY ALERT: BOGUS COUPLE DEMAND €1,400 IN RENT ARREARS SCAM

first_imgGardai are investigating an incident in which a couple called to a family’s home claiming to be from Donegal County Council demanding €1,400 in rent arrears.Coupe demanded €1,400 in rent arrears from council homeowner.The incident, which happened last Friday night, in a rural part of the Letterkenny Electoral area.The couple demanded that the cash be handed over immediately but no money was handed over. The bogus callers callers then left empty-handed.Last week’s incident is the latest in a series of such bogus attempts to get cash from the public.Last month a bogus couple also called to a business premises in Lifford last month demanding rates payments.The couple had a Donegal County Council-headed letter on it but no official identification. No money was handed over on that occasion either and it is not known if the incidents are connected.A spokesman for the council said “As it turned out the person was not in rent arrears at al and no money was handed over.“We would just like to tell people that it will rarely happen that our staff will call to private homes.“If they have to then they will have official identification and will arrange to call in advance.”“We are asking all householders and business owners to be vigilant of this type of activity.” COMMUNITY ALERT: BOGUS COUPLE DEMAND €1,400 IN RENT ARREARS SCAM was last modified: December 17th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more

Every Premier League club ranked by banning orders issued to fans last season

first_imgOther high ranking clubs include Manchester United and West Ham, whose London Stadium home was the scene of numerous pitch invasions and protests against David Gold and David Sullivan, the club’s owners, last season.There were 38 banning orders handed out to Chelsea supporters, though this total may be skewed by the Stamford Bridge club’s plan to send racist fans to Auschwitz for education courses rather than ban them from games.The data for all Premier League clubs can be seen below: Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade REPLY Latest Football News REVEALED Which teams do the best on Boxing Day in the Premier League era? Where Ancelotti ranks with every Premier League boss for trophies won Berahino hits back at b******t Johnson criticism – ‘I was in a dark place at Stoke’ There has been a sharp decline in the total number of banning orders handed out over the past seven years To further show the changing attitudes towards hooliganism, over the past seven years there has been a banning order decrease of 43 per cent, falling 1,352 from 3,174 in 2011.However, it is not all good news, with the 492 banning orders handed out to Premier League clubs being shared amongst all 20 teams.Newcastle United top the rankings, with 16 per cent (79) of the orders being handed to Magpies supporters, while Bournemouth come in last with just three banning orders handed out. Forbes list reveals how much Mayweather, Ronaldo and Messi earned this decade 5 Every time Ally McCoist lost it on air in 2019, including funny XI reactions ADVICE 5 BEST OF Ronaldo warned Lukaku how hard scoring goals in Serie A would be before Inter move center_img huge blow shining Son ban confirmed as Tottenham fail with appeal to overturn red card no dice Oxlade-Chamberlain suffers another setback as Klopp confirms serious injury RANKED MONEY The Home Office have released the official statistics pertaining to football-related arrests and banning orders.The data, which concerns the 2017/18 league season, reveals 1,822 banning orders were in force, down 6 per cent from the previous campaign. 5 5 5 The data covers each of the top four divisions of English football, with one of the teams promoted to the Premier League at the end of last season ranking second for banning orders – Wolves.They topped the Championship table with 64 banning orders, while Grimsby Town (50) ranked first in League Two and Plymouth (33) had more banning orders than any other League One club. REVEALED Premier League Team of the Season so far, including Liverpool and Leicester stars *Data taken from gov.uk. An individual can receive multiple bans, meaning the number of bans is not equal to the number of individuals who have a ban.last_img read more