Matt Allwright meets people whose lives have been devastated by scams and hears how they were deceived into handing over their cash. The series also looks at how the authorities are fighting back and bringing conmen to justice, and there is information about the latest scams out there and how to avoid them. In this episode Matt meets Sam, a retired foreign office worker who was drawn into an elaborate street scam. Plus, the multi-million pound wine scam investigated by Hertfordshire Police.
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