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Ghost Brokers: The Latest Car Insurance Fraud Scheme to Hit the UK

The United Kingdom has seen a surge in ‘Ghost Brokers’ in recent months, organisations who sell what appears to be cheap motor insurance deals but in fact issue false policies to unsuspecting individuals.Typically, there are two ways to do this:• Policies can be bought by ‘brokers’ from legitimate insurance companies using false information and then […]

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Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Confiscation Orders Update

Serious Crime Defence Solicitors ManchesterThe Serious Crime Act 2015, which came into force on 1st June 2015, gives enforcement agencies the powers to pursue, disrupt and bring to justice those engaged in serious and organised crime.The Act also amends the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 in relation to confiscation proceedings which includes amendments to the […]

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Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Prevent: Is it Working?

In a recent report by racial equality pressure group JUST Yorkshire, the government’s anti-radicalisation strategy Prevent has been criticised as both ineffective and counter-productive. Created in 2003, Prevent is part of a four-strand strategy known as Contest, developed to tackle terrorism – with a focus on stopping people becoming terrorists and curbing terrorist support. The […]

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Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Sir Edward Heath’s Grandson calls for Inquiry into Historic Sex Abuse Investigation

Lincoln Seligman, grandson of Sir Edward Heath, has condemned investigations in respect of historic sexual abuse allegations against Sir Edward Heath, saying the investigation process was flawed. Seligman is calling for an official inquiry into the investigations, conducted by Wiltshire Police. Sir Edward died in 2005 aged 89.The £1.3m police investigation, Operation Conifer, was initiated […]

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Monday, November 6th, 2017

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