INVESTIGATORS & SECURITY CONSULTANTS
<h1 class="entry-title">Tag: City of London Police</h1>
01 Oct

Surelock’s Brand Protection work NFL

Surelock are one of the most pro-active and successful Brand Protection Companies in the UK, dealing with intellectual property right investigations on behalf of our clients, both online and in the marketplace. Active members of the Anti-counterfeiting Group www.a-cg.org the National Markets Group www.realdealmarkets.co.uk and indeed the Association of British Investigators . We are pleased once […]

21 Jul

Surelock – working in partnership with the authorities

This month our Brand Protection team have worked in partnership with City of London Police (PIPCU) having covertly gathered intelligence about a number of counterfeit sellers in Manchester’s Fake City, we then assisted in the raids of three separate buildings housing numerous outlets selling our clients counterfeits, hundreds of thousands of perfumes, watches and merchandise […]

03 May

SURELOCK – Anti-Counterfeiting Group

Surelock are pro-active members of the Anti-Counterfeiting Group. This week on World IP Day we attended a seminar organised by City of London Police (PIPCU) at The Guildhall, together with representatives from the ACG to discuss and update on the challenges faced and the importance of stakeholder engagement and partnership working. A successful event, opened […]

13 Aug

New fraud and cyber crime reporting and analysis service

Announced by City of London Police to replace ‘Action Fraud’ in recognition of advances to technology and growing demand… https://www.policeprofessional.com/news/no-intention-to-scrap-action-fraud-says-city-of-london-police/ntion-to-scrap-action-fraud-says-city-of-london-police/

Conference Looks to Shape Global Response to Intellectual Property Crime

Shaping international action against evolving threats to intellectual property is the focus of the 10th International Law Enforcement Intellectual Property (IP) Crime Conference in London. Globally recognized as the leading IP law enforcement conference of its kind, the event brings together some 500 senior police leaders, government officials, and security and industry experts from more […]

Watch Out for Rugby World Cup Limited Lottery Scam

The City of London Police and World Rugby are warning fans to be vigilant regarding a growing number of scams in the form of fake lotteries or sweepstakes claiming to be connected with or authorised by Rugby World Cup 2015, Rugby World Cup Limited (RWCL) and/or World Rugby. Fans are being contacted (mostly via email), […]

Alert: Scammers are Changing Tactics to Commit Courier Fraud

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB) proactive intelligence team is warning people about a new variation of courier fraud involving Foreign Exchange Bureaus. As with traditional types of courier fraud, the victim receives a phone call and they are told that they’re speaking to a police officer and that the police want them to assist […]

Warning on Fake Make-up Tainted by Cyanide and Other Dangerous Chemicals

Surelock, on behalf of its clients, continues to assist the Police Intellectual Property Crime Unit (PIPCU) to remove counterfeit cosmetic products from sale Dangerous levels of lead, mercury and cyanide found in the fake make-up Bogus MAC, Benefit and Urban Decay products sold via eBay and Amazon Buyers risk severe allergic reactions as well as […]

Alert: Fraudsters Buy-Back Diamond Courier Scam

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau’s (NFIB) proactive intelligence team is warning people of a new scam dubbed “diamond buy-back courier fraud”. Information gathered by the NFIB’s proactive intelligence team suggests that boiler rooms operating from overseas (specifically in Thailand) are targeting existing investors of diamonds from victim sucker lists circulated by fraudsters internationally. How a […]

Operation Broadway Goes Public to Stop Investment Fraud

A London-wide clamp down on suspected investment frauds operating out of some of the Capital’s most iconic buildings in the heart of the UK’s main financial districts has taken place. City of London Police, City of London Trading Standards and Metropolitan Police have visited a number of office premises in the Square Mile, Canary Wharf […]