West Midlands
Birmingham TS finds illicit goods
Officers found illegal tobacco, vapes, drugs and an axe at two shops in Birmingham
Prison for prolific rogue trader
A cowboy builder who targeted vulnerable victims has been jailed for two and a half years
Farmers broke bovine TB rules
Three farmers have been prosecuted for ignoring disease control rules
Shopkeeper fined for illegal tobacco
A shop owner in Kidsgrove has been prosecuted by Staffordshire Trading Standards
Staffs TS nabs illegal cigarettes & vapes
Officers from Staffordshire TS have removed thousands of illegal products from sale
Warks TS seizes banned US candy
Officers found sweets and soft drinks containing additives that are unauthorised in the UK
Loft insulation scammers jailed
A pair of rogue traders have been brought to book by Herefordshire Trading Standards
Farmers guilty of cruelty offences
A husband and wife received suspended sentences following a Staffordshire TS investigation
Illicit cigarettes seized in Staffs
Staffordshire TS has sniffed out a large haul of illicit cigarettes, tobacco and vapes
Farmers banned for cruelty offences
Two Staffordshire farmers have been given lifetime bans from keeping animals
Staffs TS issues fireworks advice
Staffordshire TS is working with businesses to ensure fireworks are being sold and stored safely
Illegal tobacco seller pleads guilty
A shopkeeper in Worcestershire has admitted selling illicit cigarettes and tobacco
Rogue trader summer surge
Staffordshire Trading Standards is warning of a rise in reports of rogue traders in recent months
£9,000 of illicit vapes seized
Gloucestershire TS seized 1,800 illegal vapes from a shop in its latest raid in the county
Staffs TS issues fake perfume warning
Shoppers are being urged to avoid fake perfumes following seizures from a pop-up stall
Staffs TS makes bumper tobacco haul
Staffordshire TS seized illegal tobacco and vapes as part of Operation CeCe