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A man who is suspected of money laundering and handling payments relating to people smuggling has been arrested as part of a National Crime Agency investigation.

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A child sex offender who groomed an 11-year-old girl by pretending to be a 15-year-old boy online has been jailed for three years.

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A 33-year-old man from Warrington suspected of being the head of a crime group supplying firearms and drugs has been extradited to the UK from the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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Two lorry drivers have been jailed for a combined 27 years following a National Crime Agency investigation into the seizure of 32 kilos of heroin at Harwich port.

Cocaine packages hidden inside boxes of bananas

Ten people have been arrested in North London in relation to the seizure of approximately 2.3 tonnes of cocaine imported to the UK in a consignment of bananas.

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The NCA has released its latest list of restrictions imposed upon serious organised criminals, supporting the management of serious offenders. It includes Serious Crime Prevention Orders, Financial Reporting Orders and Travel Restriction Orders.

Packages of seized class A drugs at East Midlands Airport

A man and woman have been arrested as part of a National Crime Agency investigation into the attempted importation of 11 kilos of class A drugs through East Midlands Airport.

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National Crime Agency officers have made two arrests after a total of 300 kilos of heroin and cocaine was found concealed in a consignment of parcels heading to the UK.

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Five men have been arrested by the National Crime Agency for offences relating to the alleged rape of a young girl.

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An online predator who targeted thousands of children and tricked at least 500 boys into sending him sexual videos and images of themselves has been jailed for 25 years.

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Well-known sports stars, musicians and influencers targeted

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A serial child sex offender has been convicted of making indecent images of children after downloading more than 14,000 pictures and videos on the dark web.

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Two men who used encrypted messaging services to arrange drugs shipments from Amsterdam to the UK have been jailed for importing cocaine concealed in whey protein powder packages.

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A 42-year-old man from the Czech Republic has been convicted of money laundering offences after being arrested at Glasgow Airport.

Graphic: 'You only get one shot in life. Don't blow it.'

After 552 seizures, firearms campaign warns: “Know the gun, know the law, know the consequences”


A student from Brazil who attempted to smuggle cocaine worth around £80,000 into the UK the day before Christmas has been jailed.