Yorkshire and the Humber
Regional Organised Crime Unit

NHS cyber attack

News / Mon 15th, May

Following the NHS cyber attack please see the advice for protecting yourself and your business.

Exhibitors Targeted By Online Criminals

News / Tue 26th, Apr

Officers from the Yorkshire and the Humber Regional Cyber Crime Unit have issued guidance to anyone who may have attended the Commercial Vehicle (CV) Show held in Birmingham this week.

Successful Conclusion To Major Fraud Investigation In Which The Elderly Were Targeted

News / Fri 15th, Apr

Six men were sentenced at Leeds Crown Court on 15th April 2016 in relation to a country-wide fraud in which mainly elderly victims were swindled out of thousands of pounds.

More Successful Results For The North East ACE Team

News / Thu 18th, Feb

The North East ACE (Asset Confiscation Enforcement) Team achieve three more significant disruptions against criminals in the Yorkshire and Humber region trying to hide their assets from authorities.

Twin Brothers Convicted Of Property Fraud To Pay Back £300,000 To Victims

News / Tue 08th, Dec

55-year-olds, Paul Aspden of Lytham St Annes and his twin brother Peter Aspden of Millport, Isle of Cumbrae, appeared at Leeds Crown Court on 8th December 2015 where a Proceeds of Crime Confiscation Order was made against them.

Result Following Joint Operation With The RSCPA

News / Fri 04th, Dec

Three defendants pleaded guilty to a number of fraud and Money Laundering charges in a joint operation between the North East Regional Asset Recovery Team and the RSPCA

Four Convicted Over £3million NHS Fraud

News / Fri 27th, Nov

Four people, including a senior NHS manager, will be sentenced next year after being found guilty of plotting to defraud the NHS of more than £3million at Leeds Crown Court on Friday 27 November 2015.

Launch of the Yorkshire and the Humber Cyber-secuirty Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP)

News / Thu 17th, Sep

September 17th 2015 saw the launch of the Yorkshire and Humber regional CiSP node. The CiSP, part of CERT-UK, is a joint industry government initiative to share cyber threat and vulnerability information.

Benefit Fraud: Asset Confiscation Enforcement Team Result

News / Wed 05th, Aug

Asset Confiscation Team achieve significant result against benefit fraudsters.

Vehicle Stop Leads To Confiscation Order In Humberside: Asset Confiscation Enforcement Team Result

News / Wed 05th, Aug

Confiscation Order enforced following the stop of a vehicle containing counterfeit goods and illicit Tobacco in Humberside.


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