Tag: Rogue traders
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
‘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
AI versus the fraudsters
How trading standards is harnessing the power of artificial intelligence
Walk-in bath fraudsters guilty
The bosses of a walk-in bath company have admitted to defrauding elderly customers
Matt Allwright on CCAS’ rogues gallery
As the new CCAS campaign launches the consumer expert gives us his views
Rogue gardeners warning in Scotland
Highland Council are urging householders to be wary of unexpected callers
Couple jailed for online course scam
A man and woman have been jailed following a trading standards investigation
Pair convicted of financial abuse
West Yorkshire Financial Exploitation and Abuse Team has secured its first convictions
Cold Calling Control Zone launched
An initiative has been set up to empower Keighley residents in the fight against rogue traders
Oxford rogue trader given jail sentence
A rogue gardener who tricked his victim into paying more than £1,000 has been jailed
Builder imprisoned for shoddy work
A rogue builder from Norwich has been sentenced to four years in prison
Matt Allwright: Crime in the kitchen
Matt calls to mind the controversial kitchen trader making monkeys of us all
TS cracks down on roofing rogues
Traders who targeted an elderly woman have been prosecuted in Warwickshire