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Please see the fraudulent parking tickets which have been placed on vehicles across the region.

Vehicles parked outside properties half on and half off the pavement seem to have been the victims of this fraud.

The parking tickets are placed on vehicles at night when it is dark, so there is no confrontation with residents.

You will see from the attachments that there is no indication of a police force or local council on the tickets.

Advice from Trading Standards is  DO NOT PAY THIS TICKET ¬†instead report the incident to Consumer Direct on 0845 404 0506.

Watch Officer
Cheshire Police

Macclesfield Neighbourhood Policing Team 0845 458 6371
Police non-emergency number: 101

Other Homewatch pages of current relevance: Local crimes in the Macclesfield Division including Bollington, Kerridge and Pott Shrigley.

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