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Gloucester teenager found guilty of attempting to import a gun and ammunition

News / Mon 22nd, Jul

A Gloucester teenager has been found guilty of attempting to import a gun and ammunition with the intent to endanger life.

Victims of £22million bitcoin theft investigation urged to come forward

News / Fri 28th, Jun

As part of an ongoing investigation into a large scale cryptocurrency theft, the South West Regional Cyber Crime Unit (SW RCCU) is urging potential victims to get in touch.

Six arrests as part of £22million cyber fraud investigation

News / Tue 25th, Jun

Warrants have been carried out in Bath, Staverton and the Netherlands as part of today's operation.

Six arrests and more than £50k seized as part of Gloucester money laundering investigation

News / Tue 11th, Jun

The arrests follow warrants at two premises in the city

Wanted man arrested in Poland

News / Mon 20th, May

Kolodziejcyk was sentenced to 13 years for his part in 'commercial scale' drugs conspiracies

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.