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

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

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

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

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

‘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

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