Among the more than 22,000 calls received since the launch of the centre, 16.8 per cent centred on suspicious emails and calls. Photo: Alamy

Hong Kong police’s anti-fraud squad froze HK$530 million lost to scammers over past year, with plans to expand unit

Commercial scams topped the list in total losses by victims, while those who fell prey to love scams were the hardest to convince out of traps

Topic |   Scams and swindles

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Among the more than 22,000 calls received since the launch of the centre, 16.8 per cent centred on suspicious emails and calls. Photo: Alamy
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