The Director of the Rashidiya Police Station in Dubai Police, Brigadier Saeed Hamad bin Sulaiman Al Malik, warned of cases of fraud and fraud that may be exposed to those looking for maids by accusing them of providing them with maids in exchange for payment of sums ranging from 9 to 13 thousand dirhams as fees to bring the maid to the state And end its procedures, taking advantage of this to stop bringing in services from abroad to stop air traffic in some countries, and the need for people to serve in light of the Corona pandemic "Covid 19".
Brigadier General Saeed Al Malik said, in a press statement, 24 of which he obtained a copy, that “Al Rashidiya Police Station has recorded 14 reports regarding people who have seized amounts estimated at 87,520 dirhams since the beginning of the Corona pandemic until February of this year, as they claimed through social networking sites. Their ability to bring in maids despite the closure of some air ports due to the Corona pandemic, and they seized the victims' money.
He added, "The Center has monitored an increase in the number of reports related to fraud and fraud for maids, due to the need for people to assist groups and their small number in the country as a result of some countries closing their air traffic, pointing out that the perpetrators are taking advantage of the people's desire to obtain a competitive and low price to bring in maids and agree with them and get paid." "The full amount is from them, provided that the maid is brought in after a month or a week, but they do not fulfill their promises and they procrastinate under the pretext that the results of the (Covid-19) examination have not been sent, then they continue to procrastinate, and they disappear."
Brigadier Al Malik clarified that upon receiving the notifications from citizens and residents, work teams were formed in cooperation with the General Department of Criminal Investigations and Investigations, and it was evident from the research and investigation that the criminal method among most of the reports was the same, so that the work teams would carry out their investigations and collect information in order to infer the identity of the swindlers and take The necessary legal procedures against them.