Crime
Cheshire shop owner prosecuted
A man has received a suspended prison sentence after selling illegal tobacco
Company directors sentenced for fraud
Three directors of a vacuum repair company have received prison sentences
Matt Allwright: Crime in the kitchen
Matt calls to mind the controversial kitchen trader making monkeys of us all
Landlord prosecuted in landmark case
Lincs TS has prosecuted a landlord who knew his property was being used illegally
Elite sniffer dog threatened by gangs
Scamp has become such a threat to criminals that a price has been placed on his head
Nuisance pension calls banned
Legislation designed to crack down on nuisance calls about pensions has come into force
Warning over bogus insulation scheme
Residents in East Sussex are being urged to be on guard against bogus cold callers
Businesses briefed on modern slavery
Businesses in Devon are to be given training to recognise signs of modern-day slavery
West Yorks targets rogue traders
A week of activity to deliver a message to rogue traders has been running in West Yorkshire
Smallholder receives livestock ban
A Dorset man has been banned from keeping poultry and pigs after a TS investigation
£0.5m knife crime court victory
B&M Retail has received one of the biggest ever fines for knife crime in the UK
LTS saves Londoners £2m a year
Trading Standards prevents Londoners from being ripped off by fraudsters
Devon plumber sentenced for fraud
A plumber has been convicted of a series of fraud and consumer protection offences
Blackburn livestock auction fined
A livestock auction has been fined following a prosecution brought by trading standards
CTSI warns on timeshare scams
Keeping vigilant about summer holiday scams remains as crucial as ever, warns the CTSI
Southwark confronts ‘modern slavery’
A licensing investigation by Southwark TS uncovered a case of 'modern slavery'