Updates
CTSI warns of ‘insidious’ scam
A new scam mimics Post Office branding and attempts to steal recipients' personal details
Scam advice video series launched
The 'Tea break with the experts' campaign educates consumers about the risks of scams
CTSI responds to product safety report
CTSI has welcomed the publication of a report into product safety by the NAO
Scams hit 36 million Brits in 2021
New Citizens Advice data shows the harm caused by scammers to people across the UK
Consumer Service here to stay in 2021
The UKICC - formerly the UK ECC - has secured funding to ensure its survival
Illicit tobacco seller sentenced
A shop owner who repeatedly ignored warnings from trading standards has been jailed
Illegal puppy importer jailed
A man who illegally brought puppies into the UK has been jailed for more than two years
Census deadline scams strike
Fraudsters are using the Census as a pretext for gathering people's financial details
CTSI raises concerns over Australia deal
A mooted trade deal with Australia could mean hormone-injected meat entering the UK
CTSI reflects on Floyd anniversary
A year on from the death of George Floyd, CTSI is renewing its commitment to equality
Shopkeeper fined for illegal tobacco sales
A shop owner who sold illicit tobacco after being cautioned by officers has been fined
Phoney PayPal texts target public
A new text scam is attempting to gain PayPal login details so they can be used by fraudsters
Obituary: Frank Wilfred Oliver
Frank Oliver was a passionate inspector who was proud of his role in protecting the public
TSS issues warning on holiday scams
Trading Standards Scotland is urging the public to beware of holiday scams this summer
Postal scam uses CTSI branding
A new scam uses the logo and branding of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute
CCAS annual report published
The latest annual report from the Consumer Codes Approval Scheme launches today