National Crime Agency

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

£40m of heroin found hidden in towels and bathrobes

£40m of heroin found hidden in towels and bathrobes

Hundreds of kilograms of heroin with a value up to £40 million has been seized from a shipping container that docked in Suffolk.

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

NCA Cartoon

Cartoon warns children about grooming

Cartoon warns children about grooming

A short series of animations designed to inform children about the dangers lurking online has been launched by the National Crime Agency.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Arron Banks’ Firm and Leave.EU face fines totalling £135,000 for unlawful use of customer data

Arron Banks’ firm and Leave.EU face fines of up to £135,000 for unlawful use of customer data

Arron Banks’ firm and Leave.EU face fines of £135,000 for unlawful use of data

The UK’s data watchdog has found that Leave.EU staff had access to the personal data of customers of Arron Banks’ insurance company, Eldon.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Arron Banks and Leave.EU associates referred to the National Crime Agency

Arron Banks and Leave.EU associates referred to the National Crime Agency

Arron Banks and Leave.EU associates referred to the National Crime Agency

Arron Banks and others associated with the Leave.EU campaign have been referred by the Electoral Commission to the National Crime Agency for alleged criminal offences around donations

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam scandal with National Crime Agency

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam scandal with National Crime Agency

Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam sex scandal with National Crime Agency

Talks will be held on how sexual exploitation and abuse can be tackled

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Romanian man sentenced to 19 years in prison for grooming children online

Romanian man sentenced to 19 years in prison for grooming British and Irish children

Romanian man who groomed British and Irish children jailed for 19 years

Cristian Ciprian Nae contacted children from the UK and Ireland through a gaming website

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Hacker admits stealing data from US military communications system

Birmingham hacker admits stealing huge cache of data from US military system

Birmingham hacker admits stealing huge cache of data from US military system

Sean Caffrey admitted to stealing information about more than 800 users on a satellite communications system as well as data about 30,000 satellite phones

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

'Sextortion targets a disturbing range of ages', says former detective inspector

Sex blackmail scams target all ages, says former detective inspector

Sex blackmail scams 'target all ages'

Neil Harris spoke to Paul Ross in the wake of the National Crime Agency's warning

Four men committed suicide as a result of increasing 'sextortion' crimes

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' crimes after four men committed suicide

Police warn of increasing 'sextortion' after string of suicides

The National Crime Agency has warned International gangs of organised criminals are targeting increased numbers of young men by luring them into potentially compromising positions

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Campaigner says arrests without investigating does rape victims a disservice

Rape arrests: Campaigner says detention without investigation does rape victims a disservice

Campaigner says arrests without investigating does rape victims a disservice

Jill Saward insisted justice has to be served properly