Tag Archives: rogue traders

Laundered cash will be used to compensate rogue trader victims

John Rice had earned £28,950 by laundering John Carroll’s illegal earnings and Judge Cottle ordered him to repay the £11,650 that remained in his possession – the cash will go to victims.

Posted on: 15 November 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Rogue Car Dealers pay the price

Victims of rogue car dealers, John Hussey and Adam Wallis of DX Motors Ltd, Bideford, will receive more than £11,000 in compensation.

Posted on: 11 October 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

There’s no hiding place for rogue traders

Trading standards services on different sides of the country have worked together to convict a rogue trader.

Posted on: 20 July 2017 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Trading Standards and Police warn against rogue traders

Trading Standards and police officers visit communities throughout Devon and Somerset to highlight the dangers of rogue traders

Posted on: 12 May 2017 | Posted in: Community
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Warning over bogus ‘council’ callers

Devon & Somerset Trading Standards Service is warning residents to be vigilant against scammers claiming to be from a council or other public authority

Posted on: 5 August 2016 | Posted in: Community
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‘Day of Action’ on rogue doorstep traders

Legitimate businesses in East Devon are giving Devon and Somerset Trading Standards Service a helping hand in its fight against rogue traders.

Posted on: 3 August 2016 | Posted in: Community
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Rogue traders jailed for conning the vulnerable

Two rogue traders have been jailed for two years for conning 17 vulnerable Devon residents out of £70,000.

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Community

Bideford car dealers plead guilty to selling dangerous vehicles

Two used car dealers from Bideford have pleaded guilty to supplying dangerous and unroadworthy vehicles in a prosecution brought by Devon and Somerset Trading Standards .

Posted on: 17 June 2016 | Posted in: Community

Open day is a chance for tips on avoiding scams and rogue traders

Trading Standards officers will be on hand to give Exeter householders advice on avoiding rogue traders and scams at a special open day on Friday 3 June.

Posted on: 26 May 2016 | Posted in: Community

Rogue traders targeted in joint operation

Rogue traders were targeted by police and Trading Standards officers in a joint operation in Barnstaple on Friday (April 15).

Posted on: 18 April 2016 | Posted in: Community
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