East of England
NE Lincs achieves POCA ruling
North East Lincolnshire Council will recover proceeds of crime from an illegal tobacco seller
Test-purchasing in North Lincs
North Lincolnshire Trading Standards has targeted retailers selling vapes to children
Suffolk TS seizes over 2,000 vapes
Vapes containing more than the legal nicotine limit were confiscated from three shops
Lincolnshire rogue trader jailed
A rogue roofer has been brought to justice by Lincolnshire Trading Standards
Bogus uni website taken down
A website for a fake university had been set up to scam money from overseas students
‘Greedy’ rogue builder jailed
A fraudster in Suffolk used victims' money to pay for holidays and shopping trips
Illicit vapes seized by Suffolk TS
Suffolk Trading Standards seized more than 2,000 illegal vapes from a shop in Ipswich
Essex rogue builder jailed for fraud
Conman Christopher Escrader took money for work that was never carried out
Carers praised for helping scam victim
The pair helped a 101-year-old woman who had been targeted by a clairvoyance scam
Duo sentenced for huge tobacco haul
A man and woman in Lincolnshire stored massive quantities of illicit tobacco
Rogue agent banned from directorship
An estate agent who stole money has been banned from acting as a company director
Fraudsters targeted vulnerable people
A pair of con-men who targeted elderly and vulnerable people have been sentenced
Illicit vapes ‘new battleground’
Illicit vapes are the most common type of product seized by Lincolnshire TS
Deadly heaters seized by Suffolk TS
A consignment of dangerous electric heaters has been seized at the Port of Felixstowe
Suffolk TS secures victim compensation
A businessman who took deposits and failed to deliver is paying back his victims
Illicit tobacco seized in NE Lincs
TSOs and police seized illicit cigarettes and tobacco as part of Operation CeCe