Queenslanders are being warned about a dodgy Jury Duty email scam currently doing the rounds.
The scam tells people that they’ve been “chosen to participate in a court proceeding as a juror” and allegedly tries to con them into clicking on a dodgy link to fill in their personal details.
The Department of Justice and Queensland Police alerted people to the scam on Wednesday, urging them to remain vigilant.
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“Queensland Courts send paper notices to prospective jurors, not emails,” Justice Qld said.
“Don’t click on the link if you receive an email like this.”
Juror email scam: Queensland Courts send paper notices to
prospective jurors, not emails. Don’t click on the link if you receive an email
like this. Find out about jury service notices https://t.co/VrEuL8u41G pic.twitter.com/HtEO37d6iU
— JusticeQLD (@justiceQLD) July 24, 2018