West Midlands
New Commonwealth Games rules
Warwickshire TS has urged local businesses to be aware of temporary regulations
Project puts letting agents in spotlight
An initiative to ensure West Midlands letting agents comply with the law has won funding
COVID-19 test fraudster prosecuted
A scammer who issued fake COVID test certificates has been found guilty
Warwickshire rogue trader found guilty
A rogue trader exploited a vulnerable homeowner in a £100,000 fraud case
Puppy seller ordered to pay £100,000
Telford and Wrekin TS prosecuted a dealer who made misleading claims
Search dog uncovers illegal tobacco
Staffordshire Trading Standards seized more than £9,000 worth of illegal tobacco in raids
Four-year sentence for counterfeiter
A businessman who manufactured fake designer clothing has been jailed
Illegal cigarettes discovered in sewer
Officers found counterfeit cigarettes suspended above raw sewage behind a shop
Price-gouging shopkeeper fined
A shop owner who hiked goods at the beginning of the COVID pandemic has been fined
CTSI Symposium to return in 2021
This year's Symposium will be held as a face-to-face event in September
Farmer jailed for welfare offences
A farmer from Herefordshire has been jailed for numerous animal welfare offences
Rogue car park painters warning
Warwickshire Trading Standards warns about scammers posing as highways workers.
Christmas puppy scams warning
People in search of a puppy for Christmas are being warned to look out for scams
Staffs TS issues rogue trader alert
Residents are being urged to be on their guard following reports of doorstep crime
Home energy fraudsters jailed
A husband and wife who sold bogus energy efficiency products have been jailed
Pair convicted of cancer scam
Fraudsters claimed equipment designed for horses could be used to detect breast cancer