Extradited drug dealer jailed after fleeing to Spain

A man who fled the country while under investigation for supplying cocaine and counterfeit medication has been jailed. Luke Kelly, 35, of no fixed abode, was jailed for 9 years 3 months yesterday (28/5) after admitting to supplying cocaine and counterfeit Diazepam, following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU)....

Final member of drug dealing gang jailed

The final member of a drugs gang has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment today (28/5) following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU). Benjamin Kirby, aged 30, of Sutton Field in Whitehill, Hampshire, had previously been found guilty of Conspiracy to Supply Class A drugs (cocaine), following a trial...

Leader of people smuggling gang jailed

The leader of a people smuggling gang bringing illegal migrants into the UK on a dinghy has been jailed following his extradition. Vladimir Bardoshi 36, from Albania, was the third member of the group to be convicted after he was handed a nine-year prison sentence at Canterbury Crown Court on Tuesday (19/5). A South...

Police issue cyber advice to businesses as Surrey man sentenced

A specialist policing unit has issued cyber security advice aimed at businesses, after a man from Surrey was sentenced for his involvement in setting up a website that allowed customers to anonymously attack other websites. The South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) has issued the guidance following the conviction of 20-year-old Joseph Connolly,...