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Oxford Mail
Crackdown launched to stop children being exploited by gangs to sell Class A drugs in Oxfordor SMART." The use of child drug runners is thought to be part of the 'county
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 minutes ago
or SMART." The use of child drug runners is thought to be part of the 'county lines' phenomenon, first raised by the National Crime Agency last year. It involves gangs from major cities using dedicated mobile hotlines and drug mules to... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Murderous Sinaloa Cartel uses Romanian criminals to smuggle cocaine through ports including Felixstowe and HarwichPort of Felixstowe is a potential entry route for freight from mainland Europe.
Ipswich Star / Posted an hour ago
Port of Felixstowe is a potential entry route for freight from mainland Europe. Picture: ADAM BOUGHEY/NEWZULU.COM The National Crime Agency (NCA) has warned that the Mexican Sinaloa Cartel is supplying an organised crime gang in Romania to... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham gangs taking over homes and using as drug densmums with children, often after establishing a connection via social media. The
birminghammail / Posted an hour ago
mums with children, often after establishing a connection via social media. The horrifying trend comes as an FOI to the National Crime Agency (NCA) revealed that gangs are recruiting children as young as 12 to deal class A drugs, luring them in... Read more
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International Business Times
El Chapo's Sinaloa cartel collaborating with Romanian gangsters to flood UK cocaine market with an unnamed Romanian gang "with the capability to import large amounts of c
International Business Times / Posted 3 hours ago
with an unnamed Romanian gang "with the capability to import large amounts of cocaine into the UK on a weekly basis", the National Crime Agency (NCA) said in a statement quoted by The Times. "Intelligence indicates that the Romanian OCG... Read more
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Sussex Express
EXCLUSIVE: Investigation reveals tens of thousands of Sussex residents victim of cybercrimeyear revealed 84 per cent had been affected by cybercrime but just 31 per cent
Sussex Express / Posted 9 hours ago
year revealed 84 per cent had been affected by cybercrime but just 31 per cent reported offences to the authorties. The National Crime Agency, which leads the fight on organised crime, warned earlier this month: “Under-reporting of cybercrime... Read more
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Chichester Observer
EXCLUSIVE: Investigation reveals tens of thousands of Sussex residents victim of cybercrimeyear revealed 84 per cent had been affected by cybercrime but just 31 per cent
Chichester Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
year revealed 84 per cent had been affected by cybercrime but just 31 per cent reported offences to the authorties. The National Crime Agency, which leads the fight on organised crime, warned earlier this month: “Under-reporting of cybercrime... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
The Manchester fugitives hiding out in Europe's holiday hotspotscriminals and suspects wanted for murder, rape, and drug dealing remain at larg
Manchester Evening News / Posted 23 hours ago
criminals and suspects wanted for murder, rape, and drug dealing remain at large in Spain, Holland, and Cyprus. The National Crime Agency has vowed to hunt them down and bring them back to the UK to face justice and want British... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Young people transporting Class A drugs into Norfolk should be treated as a victims, charity claimsreport is the result of discussions and research carried out by experts working
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted yesterday
report is the result of discussions and research carried out by experts working in various sectors, including the National Crime Agency, police and the Home office. Among the concerns highlighted in the report, it stated that vulnerable... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Young people transporting Class A drugs into Norfolk should be treated as a victims, charity claimsreport is the result of discussions and research carried out by experts working
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted yesterday
report is the result of discussions and research carried out by experts working in various sectors, including the National Crime Agency, police and the Home office. Among the concerns highlighted in the report, it stated that vulnerable... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Lives of brave soldiers ruined in online 'sextortion' scamsof “financially motivated webcam blackmail” were reported in the UK – three tim
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
of “financially motivated webcam blackmail” were reported in the UK – three times the number in 2015, according to the National Crime Agency. Most victims were men in their 20s. The RMP advises soldiers: “Don’t panic and don’t pay.” Captain... Read more
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walesonline
Hundreds of Wales' most vulnerable children are going missingchildren were reported missing on a total of 593 occasions – an average of 16 t
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
children were reported missing on a total of 593 occasions – an average of 16 times per child. According to data from the National Crime Agency, 43% of missing children incidents in Wales in the 2015-16 financial year related to children in care,... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
New Chinatown developer in furious attack on council "witch hunt"against Chinatown Development Company (CDC), which owes it almost £1m. It also
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
against Chinatown Development Company (CDC), which owes it almost £1m. It also said that it had passed information to the National Crime Agency for it to investigate exactly what has gone wrong. Today’s move came after an earlier plan by the... Read more
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birminghammail
Midlands "career criminal" back behind bars after being caught with gunfirearms and ammunition and were out of prison on licence at the time of their
birminghammail / Posted 3 days ago
firearms and ammunition and were out of prison on licence at the time of their arrest. Surveillance officers from the National Crime Agency observed Mahony, in a black Seat Leon, and Ali, in a Jaguar.Mahony admitted to possession of ten rounds... Read more
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Whitehaven News
New police chief joins Cumbria forcereplaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webst
Whitehaven News / Posted 3 days ago
replaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webster has transferred to Cumbria from the National Crime Agency, where he was director of intelligence and operations. He has also served at Greater Manchester... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
New police chief joins Cumbria forcereplaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webst
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 3 days ago
replaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webster has transferred to Cumbria from the National Crime Agency, where he was director of intelligence and operations. He has also served at Greater Manchester... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool council takes legal action and calls in National Crime Agency over stalled New Chinatown scheme - Liverpool Echo Chinese and Hong Kong investors have poured money into proje
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
- Liverpool Echo Chinese and Hong Kong investors have poured money into project Last week the council said it was owed almost £1m by the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
National crime expert brings experience to Cumbria police servicebe a great asset to our chief officer team, and to the constabulary as a whole.
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
be a great asset to our chief officer team, and to the constabulary as a whole.” ACC Webster comes to the county from the National Crime Agency, where he was director of intelligence and operations and the lead for several national campaigns. He... Read more
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The News and Star
New police chief joins Cumbria forcereplaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webst
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
replaces Sean Robinson, a former Carlisle detective, who has retired. Mr Webster has transferred to Cumbria from the National Crime Agency, where he was director of intelligence and operations. He has also served at Greater Manchester... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Former director of intelligence joins Cumbria Police ranksA FORMER director of intelligence at the National Crime Agency has been appoint
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
A FORMER director of intelligence at the National Crime Agency has been appointed the new Assistant Chief Constable (ACC) at Cumbria Constabulary. Mark Webster has taken over the role from temporary ACC Sean Robinson, who has retired from... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Hunt launched for international drug dealer's missing £1m - Liverpool Echo National Crime Agency appeals for help tracing criminal asse
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 days ago
- Liverpool Echo National Crime Agency appeals for help tracing criminal assets of Damien O'Connor His illicit exploits are thought to have earned him more than £1m - money the National... Read more
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Jersey Evening Post
UK detectives aid Jersey murder inquiry « Jersey Evening Postbut the JEP has learned that this has been delayed. And a States police spokes
Jersey Evening Post / Posted 3 days ago
but the JEP has learned that this has been delayed. And a States police spokeswoman has said that officers from the UK’s National Crime Agency – dubbed the ‘British FBI’– have ‘peer reviewed’ the force’s investigation, which is codenamed... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Suspected head of people trafficking gang is extradited to Greeceagainst extradition in May and could not be removed due to an asylum claim whic
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 days ago
against extradition in May and could not be removed due to an asylum claim which has now been rejected. Owda was held by National Crime Agency (NCA) officers on a European Arrest at an asylum seekers’ shelter in Liverpool in December 2015. He... Read more
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The News and Star
Suspected head of people trafficking gang is extradited to Greeceagainst extradition in May and could not be removed due to an asylum claim whic
The News and Star / Posted 3 days ago
against extradition in May and could not be removed due to an asylum claim which has now been rejected. Owda was held by National Crime Agency (NCA) officers on a European Arrest at an asylum seekers’ shelter in Liverpool in December 2015. He... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Justice Department Announces 'Largest Darknet Takedown In History'gathered during the strikes against AlphaBay and Hansa Market," Ian Cruxton, de
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 days ago
gathered during the strikes against AlphaBay and Hansa Market," Ian Cruxton, deputy director of intelligence for the U.K.'s National Crime Agency, said in a statement. "The criminals who used these sites would be right to fear the outcome of those... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Justice Department Announces 'Largest Darknet Takedown In History'gathered during the strikes against AlphaBay and Hansa Market," Ian Cruxton, de
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
gathered during the strikes against AlphaBay and Hansa Market," Ian Cruxton, deputy director of intelligence for the U.K.'s National Crime Agency, said in a statement. "The criminals who used these sites would be right to fear the outcome of those... Read more
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The Hill
DOJ takes down dark net marketplaceweb sites. The DOJ credited the Royal Thai Police, Dutch National Police, Lith
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
web sites. The DOJ credited the Royal Thai Police, Dutch National Police, Lithuanian Criminal Police Bureau, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, United Kingdom’s National Crime Agency, Europol and French National Police for assistance o... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Suspected leader of people smuggling gang extradited after arrest near Sefton Parkhave made as much as €10m through charging Syrian refugees for transport, forge
Liverpool Echo / Posted 4 days ago
have made as much as €10m through charging Syrian refugees for transport, forged documents and housing. Officers from the National Crime Agency (NCA) targeted Owda in a dawn raid on a flat complex on Greenbank Drive. The operation saw officers... Read more
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Weston Mercury
Weston primary teacher faces jail for role in online chat room used by vile paedophiles Wayne Brookes (Picture: National Crime Agency) A primary school teacher from
Weston Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Wayne Brookes (Picture: National Crime Agency) A primary school teacher from Weston-super-Mare faces jail over charges relating to indecent images of children... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Two arrested after five men rescued from human traffickingtrafficked into the UK from Slovakia and forced to work with little or no acces
Irish Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
trafficked into the UK from Slovakia and forced to work with little or no access to the money they earned, according to the National Crime Agency (NCA) which led the operation. The man and woman, both aged 41, who are connected to a car wash... Read more
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Luton Today
Five Luton firearms gangsters found guiltyto package and store firearms, collect money, and deliver the weapons to other
Luton Today / Posted 6 days ago
to package and store firearms, collect money, and deliver the weapons to other criminal groups. Dutch Police and the National Crime Agency were instrumental in supporting the investigation, leading to a multi-agency operation in which two... Read more
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dna
Alleged mention of names in fixing case put Sami, Akmal in fixnames were reported in the media in the ongoing spot-fixing hearings of the Pak
dna / Posted 6 days ago
names were reported in the media in the ongoing spot-fixing hearings of the Pakistan Super League. A top official of the National Crime Agency of the United Kingdom gave a testimony to the three-member anti-corruption tribunal in the spot-fixing... Read more
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International Business Times
MPs and peers left in dark over source of biggest cyberattack on UK Parliament it was really noisy – anyone with any kind of cybersecurity monitoring would ha
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
it was really noisy – anyone with any kind of cybersecurity monitoring would have spotted that," Greig said. The NCSC and National Crime Agency (NCA), the UK's equivalent of the FBI, are investigating the incident. "It would be naive to suggest... Read more
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International Business Times
Canada's House of Commons launched IT security probe after UK parliament hack hack in the UK, which became public on 24 June. The GCHQ's new National Cyber
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
hack in the UK, which became public on 24 June. The GCHQ's new National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is working with the National Crime Agency (NCA), Britain's equivalent of the FBI, to investigate the Westminster hack. But the UK House of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
PCB to probe Umar Akmal, Mohammad Sami over spot-fixing?and fast bowler Mohammad Sami were repeatedly mentioned during the testimony re
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
and fast bowler Mohammad Sami were repeatedly mentioned during the testimony recorded by the operations officer of the UK National Crime Agency before the three- member anti-corruption tribunal of the Board last Thursday. Sources in the PCB said... Read more
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dna
PCB to probe if more players are involved in fixing: reportsand fast bowler Muhammad Sami were repeatedly mentioned during the testimony re
dna / Posted 8 days ago
and fast bowler Muhammad Sami were repeatedly mentioned during the testimony recorded by the operations officer of the UK National Crime Agency before the three- member anti-corruption tribunal of the Board last Thursday. Sources in the Board... Read more
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New Kerala
PSL spot- Problems for Sharjeel have increased, claims PCB lawyer - newkerala news #254479July 15 : Problems for discarded batsman Sharjeel Khan, facing spot-fixing alle
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
July 15 : Problems for discarded batsman Sharjeel Khan, facing spot-fixing allegations have increased after England National Crime Agency (ENCA) official's statement, claimed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) lawyer. The counsel, while talking... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Vulnerable 'middle class' youngsters 'being sent miles away to sell drugs'better-off backgrounds’ are being drawn in by urban crooks and forced to sell c
Manchester Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
better-off backgrounds’ are being drawn in by urban crooks and forced to sell class A drugs miles away from home. The National Crime Agency has said that the use of children in ‘county lines’ operations - the supply of class A drugs from urban... Read more
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birminghammail
Drugs gang jailed after trying to smuggle £20m heroin into UKhad hid the drugs inside industrial machinery shipped from Lahore, but were arr
birminghammail / Posted 10 days ago
had hid the drugs inside industrial machinery shipped from Lahore, but were arrested following an investigation by the National Crime Agency (NCA). The eight were jailed at Birmingham Crown Court today for a total of 138 and a half years after... Read more
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walesonline
Four in custody after police stop car in west Wales and find counterfeit cashto contact police on 101."The car was stopped in Blaenannerch in Ceredigion (Im
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
to contact police on 101."The car was stopped in Blaenannerch in Ceredigion (Image: Google)Read More According to the National Crime Agency, counterfeiters in the UK produce a variety of banknote types, including Bank of England and Euro... Read more
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International Business Times
Meet the PC gamer who stopped the biggest ever cyberattack on the UK Parliament Centre (NCSC), fewer than 1% of parliamentary emails (under 90 accounts) were c
International Business Times / Posted 10 days ago
Centre (NCSC), fewer than 1% of parliamentary emails (under 90 accounts) were compromised. The NCSC are working with the National Crime Agency (NCA), the nearest thing the UK has to the FBI, to investigate the attack, which came three months... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Live: Breaking news for Liverpool and Merseyside Thursday July 13hit with 'lifestyle' restrictions So today I’m going to start you off with a s
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
hit with 'lifestyle' restrictions So today I’m going to start you off with a story I wrote myself (cheeky that, eh!?). The National Crime Agency has once again published its list of major league criminals subjected to stringent orders upon their... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Curtis Warren and Fitzgibbon brothers among crooks hit with lifestyle restrictions - Liverpool Echo The National Crime Agency today released details of those hi
Liverpool Echo / Posted 11 days ago
- Liverpool Echo The National Crime Agency today released details of those hit with ancillary orders targeting their access to cash, phones and passports Ian and... Read more
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LinuxInsider.com
Petya Ransomware Sinks Global Businesses Into Chaostaken down its systems to prevent the spread, and that it had enlisted forensic
LinuxInsider.com / Posted 11 days ago
taken down its systems to prevent the spread, and that it had enlisted forensic experts and was cooperating with FBI and UK National Crime Agency investigators. Advertising and public relations firm WPP said it was working with its IT partners and... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Youth worker jailed after admitting encouraging or assisting the rape of a childidentified his victim and protective measures were taken. The convictions of t
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
identified his victim and protective measures were taken. The convictions of the four men follow an investigation by the National Crime Agency (NCA). Primary school teacher Wayne Brookes, 43, of Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, will be sentenced for... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Councillor charged with making and distributing indecent images of childrenimages of children, one count of possession of prohibited images and one count
Manchester Evening News / Posted 12 days ago
images of children, one count of possession of prohibited images and one count of possession of extreme pornography, the National Crime Agency (NCA) said. Coun Sephton, of Maximus Drive, Altrincham, appeared before magistrates at Manchester and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Men jailed for setting up dark web chat room for ‘disgusting’ child pornin 2014. Recorder Brian Altman QC sentenced Brett McBain to five years in pris
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
in 2014. Recorder Brian Altman QC sentenced Brett McBain to five years in prison and jailed David Buckley for three years (National Crime Agency/PA) Two perverts have been... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Men jailed for setting up dark web chat room for ‘disgusting’ child pornthe most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child
Oxford Mail / Posted 14 days ago
the most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child pornography website #TheOtherPlace in 2014 (National Crime Agency/PA) Over two years, self-styled “King of the Castle” McBain shared 200,000 indecent images via the... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jailed paedophiles set up chat room to distribute 'the most disgusting' imagesthe pair met through another similar channel on the dark web before they decide
Irish Examiner / Posted 14 days ago
the pair met through another similar channel on the dark web before they decided to set up their own rival operation. National Crime Agency officers were tipped off by Western Australian Police that someone with the username "MrBrett" was... Read more
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Bury Times
Men jailed for setting up dark web chat room for ‘disgusting’ child pornthe most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child
Bury Times / Posted 14 days ago
the most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child pornography website #TheOtherPlace in 2014 (National Crime Agency/PA) Over two years, self-styled “King of the Castle” McBain shared 200,000 indecent images via the... Read more
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Gazette
Men jailed for setting up dark web chat room for ‘disgusting’ child pornthe most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child
Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
the most severe category A. David Buckley admitted founding now defunct child pornography website #TheOtherPlace in 2014 (National Crime Agency/PA) Over two years, self-styled “King of the Castle” McBain shared 200,000 indecent images via the... Read more
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