Instagram users in Hertfordshire are being alerted to an email phishing scam which informs people they have breached copyright law.
Many police forces across the country have issued details of the messages which urge Instagram users to enter their username and password, or face the threat of being barred from the social media channel within 24 hours.
Officers have urged people not to click the link included in the email and to be wary of suspicious web addresses.
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