Con man recently have contacted foreigners who have submitted a permit application, pretending to be Immigration Officers. These foreigners where requested to transfer an amount of money to a bank account. The national newspaper Volkskrant has written an article about this and asked Jelle Kroes for a comment. Pieter Krop, als from Kroes Advocaten, has spoken about this topic on the radio. Also the Immigration Service warned about this fraud on its website.