Nuisance calls blocked

This chart shows the number of recent nuisance calls blocked in Buckinghamshire using a blocker device. These devices are issued by Trading Standards to vulnerable people to protect them from receiving nuisance calls.

Nuisance calls are phone calls to residents that are unsolicited. Callers typically aim to find out personal information from victims that could be used for financial gain or decieve people by requesting a bogus payment.

This chart shows the number of  calls blocked in Buckinghamshire in 2019-23 using a blocker device. It shows a gradually increase over the last year. 

These figures only represent those calls that have been blocked; the total number of calls will be very much higher.

Nuisance Calls Blocked

The number of calls blocked using a call blocker

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