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Mis-selling to elderly couple leaves director £5,000 worse off
Published December 11, 2018 3.58pm
A director whose company provided misleading information to an elderly couple prior to them agreeing to put their property in trust has been ordered to pay thousands of pounds.
Don't Drink and Drown
Published December 04, 2018 11.24am
Don't Drink and Drown - that's the simple message being issued to revellers this festive season.
Shop ordered to shut over illegal tobacco
Published November 19, 2018 11.16am
A County Durham shop has been shut down for three months having been linked to the supply of illegal cigarettes and tobacco.
County Durham man left counting the cost of illegal cigarettes
Published November 16, 2018 2.35pm
A man has been ordered to pay out more than £500 after he was caught in possession of illegal tobacco.
Poppy brooches infringed trade marks
Published November 14, 2018 5.08pm
A market trader sold Remembrance Day poppy brooches which infringed a charity's trade marks for personal gain, a court heard.
Operation Jellyfish stings illegal tobacco trade
Published November 06, 2018 11.49am
Illegal tobacco thought to be worth thousands of pounds has been seized and a man arrested in raids in County Durham.
Multi-agency operation targets sale of part worn tyres
Published October 19, 2018 4.26pm
Garages selling part worn tyres have been targeted during a week-long operation.
Man arrested in County Durham red diesel raid
Published October 19, 2018 4.00pm
A suspected fuel laundering plant in County Durham has been dismantled and one man arrested following an investigation.
Unlicenced scrap metal dealer successfully prosecuted
Published October 16, 2018 11.15am
A scrap metal dealer who traded without a licence has been left financially worse off and with a criminal record.