Two arrested over furlough fraud worth alleged £70,000

Two arrested over furlough fraud worth alleged £70,000

Two people have been arrested over a suspected £70,000 Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) fraud, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has said. HMRC officers arrested a 43-year-old accountant and a 51-year-old company director after attending two homes in Romford and Walthamstow on Thursday, the agency…

Instagram star who flaunted lifestyle arrested in Dubai over '£350m cyber scam'

Instagram star who flaunted lifestyle arrested in Dubai over '£350m cyber scam'

An Instagram star who flaunted his expensive lifestyle on social media has been arrested in Dubai for allegedly taking part in a £350m cyber scam. Officers from the FBI and Interpol seized more than £30m in cash when they stormed an apartment in the Middle…

Birmingham man arrested after £8.5m worth of heroin found at Heathrow

Birmingham man arrested after £8.5m worth of heroin found at Heathrow

A person from Birmingham was arrested along with two others after heroin worth more than £ 8.5 million was found at a London airport. The staggering amount of Class A drugs was discovered by officers in the side of boxes of fruit and nuts at…

Pickpocket gang that 'used children to steal £11 million from tourists' arrested

Pickpocket gang that 'used children to steal £11 million from tourists' arrested

A Romanian pickpocketing gang said to have stolen more than £11 million from victims has been arrested in Spain. The gang is said to have preyed on British and Irish tourists on holiday in Spain. Investigators estimate that the gang’s leaders were raking in a…

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