Counterfeit goods
Illegal tobacco seller prosecuted
A shopkeeper in East Sussex has been given a suspended jail term and fined
Fake cigarettes seized in Oxford
Officers found fake cigarettes displayed alongside legitimate brands
Joint operation seizes fake goods
An operation involving Trading Standards has seized £2.5m worth of unsafe products
Fakes warning for Christmas shoppers
Christmas shoppers are being warned to avoid buying fake and potentially dangerous toys
West Yorks tackles illicit tobacco
The West Yorkshire Trading Standards Illegal Tobacco team has been awarded
Military medals: a matter of honour
Ahead of Remembrance Day, we look at the worrying spread of fake military medals
Fighting fake goods on social media
A scheme has launched to combat the trade in fake goods on social media
Dangerous hoverboards seized
Trading Standards officers have confiscated 550 dangerous hoverboards
Illicit cigarettes seized in Staffs
A haul of illicit cigarettes and tobacco worth £150,000 has been seized in Staffordshire
Crime networks forge ahead in fakes
A new EUIPO report shows counterfeiting incentives for criminal gangs
Scammers in the summer
We explore the consumer protection issues that arise in the summer months
The real cost of fake goods
Counterfeits may seem harmless to consumers, but the risks are real
Fake e-liquids: a troubling confection
The worrying trend of e-liquids in counterfeit food packaging that may appeal to children