Press Releases

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

Mon 03rd, Aug

Man in court on drugs charges after warrant in Enfield

A man has appeared in court charged in connection with a large seizure of suspected class A and B drugs in Enfield.

Fri 31st, Jul

Drugs gang jailed for 83 years

Members of an organised crime group who conspired to import two tonnes of cannabis and multiple kilos of cocaine into the UK have been jailed for a total of 83 years and four months.

Tue 28th, Jul

Phone scam gang jailed

A gang of fraudsters who swindled elderly and vulnerable victims out of £177,000 by claiming to be police officers have been jailed for a total of more than 10 years.

Thu 23rd, Jul

Eleven charged with drugs conspiracy

Eleven people have been charged with conspiring to supply crack cocaine and heroin across the eastern region following an investigation by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU).

Mon 13th, Jul

Man jailed for industrial scale fraud

An online fraudster who had collected 229,000 personal details to carry out web purchases on an ‘industrial scale’ has been jailed

Fri 10th, Jul

Operation Primeval - online frauster jailed

Benjamin IWUNZE, a 22yr old from South East London, has been sentenced at St Albans Crown Court to a total of 3 years and 9 months in custody

Thu 09th, Jul

Three held in people smuggling investigation

Three people were arrested this week on suspicion of smuggling illegal immigrants into the UK

Tue 07th, Jul

Car dealer jailed for failing to pay back cash

A luxury car dealer who was initially spared prison after conning customers out of £68,000 has been jailed after failing to pay back his ill-gotten gains

Tue 30th, Jun

‘Bogus’ doctor sentenced to four years in custody for Fraud and ABH

A man from London who carried out expensive and fake medical procedures to the tune of £156,000 on people he befriended and ‘treated’ in Hertfordshire has been sentenced to four years in custody at St Albans Crown Court on Friday ( June 26th).

Fri 26th, Jun

Criminal ordered to pay back £500,000

A businessman has been ordered to pay back more than half a million pounds after an investigation by the Eastern Region Special Operations Unit (ERSOU).