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Image caption Carol Norton had £4,000 stolen from her even though the criminals knew her husband Keith (pictured) was terminally ill. "I couldn't believe I could lose £4,000 as easy as that. It was terrible". Carol Norton is talking about the moment she realised she'd had thousands of pounds stolen from her and her dying husband. She'd become a victim of courier fraud . It is when fraudsters convince often elderly, sometimes vulnerable, victims to take cash out of their bank account and hand it over to criminals posing as couriers or police officers. Kent Police and City of London Police are launching a nationwide awareness campaign about this type of fraud. It comes after figures showed Full story

18 January