Tag Archives: fraud

Trading-Standards

Former Bovey Tracey estate agent pleads guilty to fraud

A former estate agent from Teignbridge has been sentenced today following a guilty plea to nine offences of fraud, in a case first investigated by Devon and Somerset Trading Standards

Posted on: 10 October 2016 | Posted in: Community

Company director who scammed pensioners convicted of fraud

A company director who offered to clean carpets at rock-bottom prices before hiking them up by 1,000 per cent has been found guilty of fraud.

Posted on: 27 September 2016 | Posted in: Community
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Trading Standards helps prevent elderly couple from losing their £1millon life savings

Trading standards officers and a major bank have prevented a vulnerable Mid Devon couple from being scammed out of their £1million life savings through a series of timeshare-related frauds.

Posted on: 5 July 2016 | Posted in: Environment
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Dawlish plumber pleads guilty to fraud

A plumber who knowingly failed to provide cancellation rights to consumers has pleaded guilty to six offences under the Fraud Act 2006

Posted on: 27 April 2016 | Posted in: Environment