South East
Unsafe candyfloss machine seller fined
A business sold candyfloss machines that failed to meet electrical safety requirements
Croydon TS takes down fraud network
Fraudsters who preyed on elderly and vulnerable people have been sentenced
Locksmith fraudster jailed
A trader who stole from customers has received an 18-month prison sentence
Oxford TS seize shisha tobacco
Oxfordshire Trading Standards has seized suspected smuggled shisha tobacco products
£1m call blocker success revealed
Call blockers have prevented over £1m in consumer detriment in East Sussex alone
Plumber signs consumer law pledge
A company director has signed a promise not to breach consumer protection laws
Mamas & Papas fined over car seats
Trading standards revealed dangerous flaws in the retailer's child car seats
Online knife retailers fined
Three companies have been found guilty of underage sales of knives
Fake saffron sparks investigation
West Sussex TS found saffron had been adulterated with other plant fibres
Fraudster jailed for targeting elderly
A rogue trader who conned elderly people has been jailed for three years
Community Heroes celebrated
Three volunteers who tackled scams in Bucks & Surrey have won a CTSI Hero Award
Surrey & Bucks helps 100 businesses
Surrey & Bucks TS has forged partnerships with 100 businesses
Online motor parts trader prosecuted
A trader in East Sussex has been prosecuted for selling counterfeit motor parts online
Oxford rogue trader given jail sentence
A rogue gardener who tricked his victim into paying more than £1,000 has been jailed
Oxfordshire TS wins safety award
Oxfordshire Trading Standards has been named Community Safety Team of the Year
Unsafe travel adaptor supplier fined
A company that supplied dangerous travel adaptors has been prosecuted