Scanners found on cash machines in Torbay

Scanning devices have been found on a number of cash machines in Torbay, police and a community group say.

The devices and cameras had been fixed to dispensers by criminals trying to steal pin numbers and card details, Devon and Cornwall Police said.

Safer Communities Torbay said it was aware that a number of machines were tampered with.

Police said isolated machines on the edge of towns were targeted and users should report anything suspicious.

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