Press Releases

Below is a list of press releases that we have issued in relation to ERSOU operations and enforcement activity

Tue 01st, Dec

2 arrested for money laundering

2 people have today (1 December 2015) been arrested in Suffolk by ERSOU officers on suspicion of money laundering offences.

Fri 27th, Nov

Drug offender ordered to pay back £75k

A man from Suffolk has been ordered to pay back almost £75,000 under the Proceeds of Crime Act.

Fri 27th, Nov

Ram raiders jailed after being caught in the act

Four men who carried out a failed ATM ram raid at a Lincolnshire store have been jailed.

Fri 20th, Nov

Rogue traders ordered to pay back £71k

Five rogue traders who swindled elderly and vulnerable people out of thousands of pounds have been ordered to pay back £71,000 to their victims.

Wed 18th, Nov

Director ordered to pay back £1m

A financial director has been ordered to pay back £1m which he stole from charities.

Fri 13th, Nov

How to Protect Yourself Seminars

Intellectual Property and Cyber Security – How to Protect Yourself Seminars on 26th November and 3rd December 2015

Wed 11th, Nov

ERSOU: Action to raise awareness of cyber threat

Cyber investigation experts from across the eastern region will be undertaking a series of digital safety events throughout this month as part of nationwide and international activity co-ordinated by the National Crime Agency (NCA).

Fri 06th, Nov

Cash seized from drugs gang

A drugs gang has been ordered to hand over £44,000 which was seized from addresses across the country.

Tue 03rd, Nov

Drug dealer jailed for 6 years 9 months

A drug dealer who was caught with a large amount of cocaine and heroin in his Enfield home has been jailed.

Thu 29th, Oct

Cyber crime: Do you know your fraud fact from fraud fiction?

Do you know your fraud fact from fraud fiction? The Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU) is supporting the Urban Fraud Myths campaign to let you know the truth behind common cyber crime misconceptions.