Seized drugs

Suspected members of an international organised crime group responsible for importing in excess of 50 tonnes of drugs worth billions of pounds into the UK from the Netherlands have been arrested, as part of a National Crime Agency investigation.

Dean Petley

An automotive engineer has admitted paying two women to sexually abuse children online, after a National Crime Agency investigation.

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Four men have been arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into an attempt to smuggle migrants into the UK which resulted in the death of an Iranian woman.

Akeksandar Uljaveric and Alexandru Mitu

Two Eastern European men found with drugs worth £2.7 million have been jailed following an investigation by the Organised Crime Partnership.

Leonard Powell

The ringleader of an organised crime gang that used small boats to smuggle Albanian migrants across the English Channel has been told to pay back nearly £138,000 in criminal profits.

Dariusz Wilczynski and Baroslaw Pieczyski

Two Polish nationals found with nine kilos of MDMA worth hundreds of thousands of pounds have been jailed. 

Gary Swift and Scott Kilgour custody shots

Two men who hid £60 million worth of cocaine on a yacht travelling from South America to the UK have been convicted of drug smuggling.

Belgian Federal Police and NCA logos

Two men have been arrested by the National Crime Agency in London as part of an investigation into an Albanian organised crime group suspected of attempting to smuggle people into the UK in the backs of lorries. 

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The Electoral Commission investigation focused on loans totalling £8m provided to Better for the Country Ltd and Leave.EU.

Police officers

The national centre to coordinate law enforcement activity to tackle County Lines has, in its first year of operation, protected more than 1,000 children from being exploited by drug gangs.

Mohammed Ahsan

A man has been jailed for 18 years for indecently assaulting three young girls in Rotherham almost 20 years ago.

Steven Seaton

A man has been sent to prison after an illegal firearm was seized by police and National Crime Agency officers at his home in Midlothian.


Thirteen people have been arrested and 56 firearms and 80kg of heroin recovered as part of a joint investigation between the National Crime Agency, Bulgarian law enforcement and Merseyside Police.

Waseem Khaliq custody shot

A man jailed for ten years for abusing young girls in Rotherham has been handed an additional 45 months in prison for witness intimidation

Seized boat

Six people have been arrested in Kent and London as part of a National Crime Agency investigation into a suspected organised crime group conspiring to smuggle migrants across the Channel in lorries and small boats.

David Mortimer custody shot

A retired police inspector has been convicted of making indecent images of children following a National Crime Agency investigation.