An alleged drugs trafficker who has been wanted since 2013 was traced and arrested as he celebrated his 45th birthday.


National Crime Agency officers have arrested two men and a woman after £62,700 cash was seized as part of an operation into drugs supply and money laundering in Birmingham.

Drug packages

The National Crime Agency and law enforcement partners have seized 25 tonnes of class A drugs and at least £15 million in cash during the Covid-19 lockdown.

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Millions of pounds of laundered criminal money has been recovered by the National Crime Agency after an investigation into a corrupt Liberian business account.

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A 26-year-old man has been arrested as part of a National Crime Agency investigation into the alleged smuggling of migrants into the UK.

Cocaine hidden inside frozen chicken

Four members of a criminal network have been jailed for a total of over 50 years for transporting hundreds of kilos of cocaine through Kent, stashed in frozen chicken and marrow bones.


Two men have been charged with money laundering offences after £90,000 was found in a vehicle attempting to cross the UK border.

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A father and son have been charged as part of a joint National Crime Agency and Police Scotland investigation into the large-scale importation of the new psychoactive substance kratom.

Two men have been charged after a firearm, cash and 3 kilos of cocaine were seized at a property in Hornsey as part of an investigation by the joint NCA and Metropolitan Police Organised Crime Partnership (OCP).

Cocaine packages

Two men have been charged with allegedly breaking into the London Container Terminal in Tilbury to retrieve packages of drugs.

CyberLand game

The National Crime Agency has partnered with Cyber Security Challenge UK to give students free access to their online platform ‘CyberLand’ over the coming months.

Cash bundles

A driver who was caught trying to sneak nearly £300,000 criminal cash out of the UK just four hours after arriving into the country has been jailed.

Suitcase with hidden compartment

A Brazilian national who attempted to smuggle three kilos of high purity cocaine with an estimated street value of £350,000 in the lining of his suitcase has been jailed.

Director General Lynne Owens

Director General Lynne Owens joined the Home Secretary and NHS England's Medical Director in today's coronavirus press conference.

Cocaine packages

Two men charged following yesterday's arrest in drugs supply investigation.

NCA officer making arrest

Officers from the National Crime Agency’s Armed Operations Unit have arrested four men as part of a major investigation into the criminal supply of firearms to the north of England.