Cyber

Man jailed for three years for cyber crime and fraud offences

A man has been jailed for three years for fraud and cyber crime offences following an investigation by the Cyber Crime Unit, part of the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU). Ernest Edjeren, aged 39, of Balfour Drive, Reading, was found guilty by an unanimous verdict of three counts of fraud by false...

Man sentenced for ‘swatting’ offences – Southport

A 21-year-old man has been jailed for 16 months following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) into ‘swatting’ offences. ‘Swatting’ is a term used to describe criminal activity by an individual or group who knowingly provides false information to law enforcement agencies in the USA, suggesting that a threat...