McGraw Hill Corporate Security: Police Information Message.

The following information has been received by the City of London Police.  It is from the Royal Mail regarding a current premium rate telephone scam. They have assessed it as a genuine scam.

Royal Mail have advised that it is a genuine scam; if you receive a card from PDS do not contact them - call your local trading standards agency

If you receive a card through your door from a company call PDS (Parcel Delivery Service) saying that they have a parcel awaiting delivery instructions and can you contact them on 0906 6611911 DO NOT call the number as this is a mail scam originating from Belize If you call the number and you start to hear a recorded message you will already have been billed £15 for the phone call.

If you do receive a card with these details, then please contact Royal Mail Fraud on 02072396655 or ICTIS at http://www.icstis.org.uk or your local trading standards office.

This is a genuine scam.  ICTIS have the following information about this number.

This is a card posted through your letterbox from PDS Parcel Delivery suggesting that they were unable to deliver a parcel and to call the premium rate number in question. This service costs £1.50 per minute. This service is under investigation by ICSTIS.

Please be aware of this scam.

Should you receive a card from this company please follow the above instructions.