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National counter terrorism awareness week
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National Hajj fraud campaign
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Hang Up On Fraud
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28th November 2014 event
International police operation targets suspected boiler room masterminds
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Lord Mayors Show 2014
Most wanted - March 2015
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Twitter Caption Contest - Police Dog
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City Burglar sentenced
Commissioner speaks out on cyber security
Force says a fond farewell to police horse Floyd
Christmas campaign leaflets ‘going like hot cakes’
New Year Honours for Services to Policing
New-look website for New Year
Gang who ran international diamond boiler rooms jailed
Police hold Exchanging Places event aimed to improve cycle safety in the City
Volunteer leaders needed as Police Cadet unit grows
Residents Community Day this Saturday
Keep your valuables safe at the gym
Distraction thefts
City collaboration on criminal deterrence - Project Servator
Fraud experts to train thousands of bankers to create 'virtual ring of steel' in City to combat fraud and cyber crime
Do you recognise these men
Incident update - 25th February 2014
Incident involving off duty police dog
ABTA and Police issue warning on rising holiday booking fraud
Force supports week of action against domestic violence
Man jailed for dangerous driving
City of London Police Independent Advisory Group is seeking new members
Independent Advisory Group - New member recruitment
Architect of environmental Ponzi scheme sentenced following £1.6 million fraud
£2 million confiscated from jailed self-styled ‘lawyer’
Consequences begin at home
Report into domestic violence
Action Fraud moves from National Fraud Authority to City of London Police
Capital-focused fraud team makes first arrest in east London
Criminal extradited from UAE jailed for £15m bank fraud
City of London Police and the World Bank forges closer ties in fight against fraud and corruption
City hosts national Identity Crime Conference
Career criminals jailed
Cycle Day of Action
National Syria Travel awareness day
City of London Police break-up suspected Californian gold mining racket
City of London Police Procurement Opportunity & Consultation Event
Force launch Square Mile operation to target suspected boiler rooms
Police will work more closely with industry to combat ticket fraud
Recruitment under way for direct entry Superintendent to join force’s Economic Crime Directorate
Bupa 10,000 takes place this weekend
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Couple sentenced for making useless ‘substance detectors’ that were sold around the world to find hidden explosives and missing persons
Poll finds millions leave themselves open to scams as banks launch campaign
Be Scam Smart and avoid investment fraudsters
Former finance director jailed for stealing over £300,000 from employer to fund an elaborate lifestyle
Two men jailed for four years for defrauding victims of £1.2m
Prison for pregnant woman who spent five years avoiding detection for multi-million pound mortgage fraud
Bank insider, fiancé & friend found guilty of stealing £123,000
Anti-money laundering taskforce unveiled
Gambling addict jailed for money laundering offences
City worker jailed for four-and-a-half years for part in £700k false invoicing fraud
City of London Police appeal for investors
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Internet card fraudster jailed
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Insurance industry’s £11.7m investment will fund expansion of Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department
‘Ghost broker’ jailed for selling invalid car insurance on the streets of Bradford
Pro-golfer sentenced for £8k income protection insurance con
Suspended sentence for man who falsely claimed his fiancée’s engagement ring was stolen on holiday
Four arrested in raids by police investigating suspected ‘crash for cash’ gang
Husband and wife sentenced for £1m life insurance fraud
Eleven people arrested nationwide by police targeting travel insurance fraud
Transport Committee recognises IFED as vital in tackling motor insurance fraud
‘Ghost broker’ jailed for selling invalid car insurance to Yorkshire’s Asian community
Jail for fraudster who sold worthless car insurance to Manchester student drivers
Insurance claims manager sentenced for stealing thousands of pounds from employer to pay off gambling debts
Insurance fraudsters feel the heat as IFB and IFED reach double arrest milestone
Merseyside eight who made up car crash to con insurer come unstuck
Eleven people arrested nationwide by police targeting personal injury claims
No win no fee company employees suspected to be fraudulently obtaining information arrested
Coach ‘crash for cash’ fraudsters sentenced for £150k personal injury insurance con
Manchester bus ‘crash for cash’ fraudsters sentenced for £500k insurance scam
£48k confiscated from jailed ‘ghost broker’ who sold invalid car insurance to Yorkshire’s Asian community
Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department’s efforts to tackle insurance fraud once again focus of BBC TV series
Nine arrests across England as IFED steps-up £450k bogus household insurance claims investigation
Ex-soldier and wife sentenced to 12 months in prison for falsely claiming their son was blind
Fraudster ‘slipped’ on wet bakery bag in Lidl to make £10k bogus injury insurance claim
Suspected insurance fraudsters dealt with by IFED tops 1,000
Cannabis farmer who repeatedly claimed for 'stolen' power tools jailed
Man sentenced after faking burglary to make bogus £30k insurance claim
Cash-strapped couple who claimed to be victims of theft to con insurers sentenced
Criminal sentenced for falsely claiming forklift truck stolen in burglary
Businessman who made £65k selling invalid car insurance jailed
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Three Wirral men sentenced for making up car crash to con insurer
Online vehicle fraud cost victims £17.8 million in 2013
Oxfam counter fraud manager jailed for fraud
Look out for Android “police” malware
MPS and DCPCU launch courier fraud awareness day
Beware of cold callers offering fraudulent sales of shares in IKEA
Over £21 million lost to social engineering scams since the beginning of the year
Fraud and cyber profiles to put forces fully in the picture
National police summit to find ways to provide a better service to victims of fraud
New Economic Crime Victim Care Unit to be created at City of London Police
Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime (MOPAC) launches a new Business Crime Strategy
Action Fraud celebrates fifth birthday
City of London Police Commissioner calls on financial centres to act now to prevent a major cyber attack
City of London Police partners with loss prevention magazine to warn retailers about fraud scams
Police make arrests made over European Distribution Fraud
18 - 25 year olds are most defrauded job seekers in Britain
Online dating fraud up by 33% last year
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Counterfeit Goods
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Man arrested on suspicion of selling fake language learning software
Suspected counterfeit gang dismantled in PIPCU raids
City of London Police call on advertising and brand sectors to help tackle cyber crime
PIPCU assists Trading Standards in software swoop
PIPCU suspends more than 2,500 websites selling fake designer goods
Two arrested in fake chart-topping CDs raid
Man arrested on suspicion of Royal Mail fraud
Illegal websites suspended as part of Operation Creative
Premier League clubs and PIPCU take on counterfeiters
City Police to speak at International IP Enforcement Summit
PIPCU assists in suspending 188 websites
Three arrested in raids by City of London police unit investigating fake car paint products
Commander Head welcomes Mike Weatherley’s MP latest report on tackling advertising revenue from illegal websites
PIPCU welcomes Shadow Minister for Culture, Media and Sport to the unit
Home Secretary visits Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU)
Man arrested on suspicion of selling fake designer clothes
City of London Police launches advert replacement on illegal websites
PIPCU arrest Nottingham man believed to be running proxy server
Two arrested in fake computer software investigation
City of London Police support Rugby World Cup ticketing campaign
IP Minister visits PIPCU to celebrate unit’s successes on its one year anniversary
City of London Police calls for global collaboration to tackle IP crime
Mike Weatherley MP - IP Adviser to PM Stands Down from Role
Two arrested on suspicion of illegally selling hundreds of thousands chart-topping hits
PIPCU funding confirmed until 2017 - Commander Head “This is fantastic news for the City of London Police”
PIPCU shares best practice with global partners at IP conference
PIPCU arrests two in Expendables 3 movie leak investigation
City of London Police crackdown on Christmas counterfeiters
UK ranks number one in the world for IP Enforcement
PIPCU suspends more than 2,000 illegal websites since New Year
Three arrested on suspicion of making six figure sum selling fake Justin Bieber and One Direction hoodies and t-shirts
PIPCU shuts down illegal music site,
Man arrested for illegally uploading ultimate fighting and wrestling content
Special relationship between City of London Police and US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
PIPCU Newsletter
Issue four - February 2015
2,000 sites selling fake goods suspended in 2015
PIPCU’s future secured until 2017
Pastures new for DI Stirling and welcome to DI Dodge
UK ranks number one in the world for IP Enforcement
Issue one - April 2014
A warm welcome from DCI Fyfe, Head of PIPCU
Making an impact across the globe
Minister for IP, Lord Younger, praises the success of PIPCU
PIPCU in the news
Issue three - October 2014
First Year Anniversary edition and welcome from the new Head of PIPCU
One year on... how are we doing?
Stakeholder survey results – what you really think about PIPCU
Looking forward – our strategy for 2015
Issue two - July 2014
PIPCU seizes over £100,000 worth of goods in dawn raids
Making Waves - Operation Creative and the IWL
City of London Police welcomes IP advisor’s ‘Follow the Money’ report
Brands come together to find out more about PIPCU
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Alcohol Awareness Week 12th – 20th September 2014