East of England
‘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
Essex TS prosecutes smallholder
An Essex man has been found guilty of causing unnecessary suffering to pigs in his care
Suffolk TS seizes unsafe biking gear
Protective clothing that did not comply with safety standards was removed from sale
Suffolk rogue lettings agent jailed
A lettings agent who pocketed more than £80,000 in deposits has been sentenced for fraud
Cowboy builder put victims at risk
A rogue builder in Norfolk has been jailed after carrying out dangerous work in the county
Elaborate cigarette hide discovered
Lincolnshire Trading Standards found illegal cigarettes hidden on a remote-controlled shelf