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Sharp rise in credit card fraud

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Credit card fraud has continued to rise to more than £600m a year, despite the introduction of chip and pin security.

But the police unit set up to tackle the problem says it has managed to prevent the theft of more than £300m in the seven years since it was set up.

Sarah Pennells reports.

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