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Thu 21st, Jun

Two arrested and thousands of illicit cigarettes seized after warrants across Ipswich and Colchester

Tens of thousands of what are believed to be illicit cigarettes were seized yesterday (Wednesday) after police executed a number of warrants across Ipswich and Colchester.

Wed 20th, Jun

Man ordered to forfeit almost £117,000 following introduction of new legislation

A man from Ipswich has been made subject to what is believed to be the country’s first ever account forfeiture order, after new legislation was introduced earlier this year.

Tue 19th, Jun

Two 'gardeners' jailed after £800,000 worth of cannabis found during police raid

Two men, described as ‘gardeners’ have been jailed for being concerned in the production of cannabis.

Fri 15th, Jun

Drug dealers ordered to pay back crime profits

A convicted drug dealer has been ordered to repay more than £80,000 of his ill-gotten gains.

Tue 22nd, May

Asset confiscation investigation features on BBC documentary

An ERSOU investigation into the assets of an individual jailed for an elaborate fraud perpetrated against a Norfolk businessmen featured in a BBC documentary on Friday (18 May)

Wed 02nd, May

Fast food shop owner convicted of possessing £1.5 million worth of cocaine

The owner of a fast food shop in Luton has been found guilty of possessing more than a million pounds worth of cocaine with the intent to supply.

Thu 19th, Apr

Three charged following cross border ram raids

Two men and a teenage boy have been charged in connection with four ram raids.

Thu 29th, Mar

Drugs gang member ordered to pay back almost £350,000

A member of a gang who conspired to import kilos of cocaine into the UK has been ordered to pay back almost £350,000.

Tue 27th, Mar

Computer hacker Adam Mudd made to pay back £70,000

A computer hacker who was jailed for creating malware responsible for 1.7 million cyber attacks has been ordered to pay back almost £70,000 - or must face two years in prison.

Mon 26th, Mar

More than 80 people arrested following regional week of action to tackle county drugs lines

A week of action to disrupt drug gangs operating across the eastern region has resulted in more than 80 people being arrested and Class A drugs worth more than £26,000 seized.