Crime
Company director jailed for 32 months
A businessman who defrauded elderly people has been given a custodial sentence
Interview: Dr Tim Day
Dr Tim Day discusses what can be learnt from his research into doorstep crime
Rise in scams and modern slavery
The latest NTS Consumer Harm Report shows an increase in doorstep crime
Smallholder guilty of animal cruelty
A man in Dorset has been sentenced for animal welfare offences
‘Green energy’ fraudster jailed
A "slick and ruthless fraudster of elderly people" has been jailed
Mobility company director guilty
The director of a company that targeted vulnerable people has been prosecuted
Four jailed after major investigation
Rogue roofing contractors targeted elderly and vulnerable London residents
Scam ‘Amazon’ calls warning
Norfolk Trading Standards is warning about scam calls claiming to be from Amazon
AI versus the fraudsters
How trading standards is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence
Farmers fined for breaking TB rules
Four farmers who conspired to breach bovine TB regulations have been sentenced
Walk-in bath fraudsters guilty
The bosses of a walk-in bath company have admitted to defrauding elderly customers
TS success featured on BBC show
An investigation into counterfeit jewellery in Birmingham was highlighted on the BBC
Fraudster ordered to repay earnings
A man who was jailed for selling fake goods has been ordered to pay back £750,000
Illegal puppy importer arrested
A woman who had fled to Spain to avoid jail is to appear back in court in the UK
Rogue gardeners warning in Scotland
Highland Council are urging householders to be wary of unexpected callers
Stubbing out illegal tobacco crime
Warwickshire TS is appealing to residents to help them tackle the trade in illegal tobacco