Police officer dedicated to fight against cyber-crime

Jake Moore, Cyber-Crime Prevention Officer, Dorset Police Credit: Dorset Police

A rise in phone scams and email fishing attacks - has led Dorset Police to appoint its first specialised police officer.

Jake Moore has taken up the newly created position of Cyber-Crime Prevention Officer. He will hold educational talks in community centres, speak to school children about safety when using mobile devices and help protect companies against financial crime.

Dorset Police say policing and tackling cyber crime is a priority Credit: PA

Jake Moore has some tips on keeping yourself safe online: