Tag: crime
Pair convicted of cancer scam
Fraudsters claimed equipment designed for horses could be used to detect breast cancer
Oxford TS seize shisha tobacco
Oxfordshire Trading Standards has seized suspected smuggled shisha tobacco products
Illegal cigarette seller jailed
A Wolverhampton shopkeeper has been found guilty of selling illegal cigarettes and tobacco
Fake golf goods seller sentenced
A man who sold fake golfing merchandise has been given a suspended prison sentence
Fake vehicle stamp fraudster jailed
A man who sold illegal vehicle service stamps been sentenced to 12 months in prison
Fake saffron sparks investigation
West Sussex TS found saffron had been adulterated with other plant fibres
Hefty fine for false health claims
A company director has been fined under the Nutrition and Health Claims Regulations
Trader sentenced over fake electricals
A man who sold fake electrical products online has been given a suspended prison sentence
Online motor parts trader prosecuted
A trader in East Sussex has been prosecuted for selling counterfeit motor parts online
Company fined for misleading tactics
A Leeds company has been fined for breaching consumer protection legislation
Fraudulent lettings pair jailed
A mother and daughter who ran a fraudulent lettings agency have been sentenced
Shopkeeper guilty of illegal tobacco sales
An illegal haul of tobacco was uncovered during a raid on an Oldham shop
Company ‘put consumers at risk’
A company which sold unsafe goods has been ordered to pay £168,000 by the courts
Importer fined for selling unsafe toys
An importer in London has been fined for supplying toys containing toxic chemicals
Illegal tobacco seller prosecuted
A shopkeeper in East Sussex has been given a suspended jail term and fined
Joint operation seizes fake goods
An operation involving Trading Standards has seized £2.5m worth of unsafe products