Warning over scam ‘speeding notice’ letter

Emergency services were called to an incident at Lhoist on Thursday morning.
Emergency services were called to an incident at Lhoist on Thursday morning.

Police have issued a warning about a scam speeding notice letter being emailed to residents.

The scam letter is being sent to members of the public, reportedly from gov.uk, with a notice of intended prosecution for a speeding offence.

But police are warning that this is not an official notice and information would not be requested in this way.