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Organised crime group sentenced to 57 years in prison

News / Thu 20th, Dec

The eight men were convicted last month of conspiracies to supply heroin, cocaine and cannabis – as well as money laundering offences – and have now been sentenced to a total of 57 years in prison.

Organised crime group members convicted of blackmail and drug offences

News / Mon 03rd, Dec

Our investigation led to nine men being sentenced to more than 70 years for their roles in conspiracies to supply £70,000 worth of cocaine and nearly £500,000 worth of ecstasy.

Five charged as part of county lines drug dealing investigation

News / Thu 29th, Nov

Warrants were carried out in Merseyside and Dorset

Eight convicted of ‘commercial scale’ drugs conspiracies

News / Thu 22nd, Nov

The investigation led to £305,000 worth of drugs and nearly £200,000 worth of cash being seized from properties in south Bristol, the West Midlands and Reading.

Kentucky man jailed following international cyber investigation

News / Mon 15th, Oct

The malicious software, LuminosityLink, was purchased by more than 8,500 people in 82 countries worldwide.

Social Media Bulletin

cse_blog / Tue 09th, Oct

This document contains apps/websites of note that have appeared in Child Sexual Exploitation or Abuse cases in the South West region for the month stated above.

Two men jailed after being caught with nearly £500k worth of heroin in Gloucester

News / Mon 06th, Aug

The men were arrested in the city in February.

£10k seized from convicted drug dealer who sued prison after release

News / Thu 02nd, Aug

A convicted drug dealer who won £21,000 in compensation following an accident in the prison where he was serving his sentence has been ordered to hand over nearly half of his pay out.

Nine sentenced for £1 million drugs conspiracy

News / Tue 26th, Jun

An organised crime group who flooded Devon and Somerset with more than £1 million of cannabis has been sentenced to more than 27 years in prison.