The Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal by Zamira Hajiyeva – the wife of jailed Azerbaijani banker Jahangir Hajiyev – to discharge the Unexplained Wealth Order made against her by the National Crime Agency.

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The National Economic Crime Centre in collaboration with City of London Police are spearheading a campaign targeting fraudsters responsible for duping members of the public and businesses out of billions of pounds.

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The National Crime Agency-led UK organised immigration crime taskforce Project Invigor has played a key role in bringing down an organised crime group responsible for smuggling migrants through Greece.

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A man has been charged after a National Crime Agency investigation into the discovery of two semi-automatic pistols in the fast parcel system.

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National Crime Agency officers have made a further three arrests as part of their investigation into money laundering linked to a cyber-attack on a bank in Malta.

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The National Crime Agency has recovered houses and cash worth more than 450,000 after an financial investigation into property held by a 41 year old Bradford man.

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A man who ran a dark web business selling the lethal drug fentanyl to customers across the UK and worldwide has been jailed for nine years.

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Two men who hid £60 million worth of cocaine on a yacht travelling from South America to the UK have been jailed for a total of 33 years for drug smuggling, following a National Crime Agency investigation. 

On Saturday 25 January officers from the NCA’s Anti-Corruption Unit arrested a 40-year-old man at a location in Folkestone, on suspicion of supplying class A drugs and misconduct in a public office.

Two parcels containing cocaine were intercepted in transit

National Crime Agency officers have arrested three people after two parcels containing cocaine were intercepted in transit.


A Liverpool money launderer has been ordered to hand over more than £131k or face a further 15 months in prison.

A former professional wrestler at the centre of a paedophile ring has been convicted for a second time for abusing boys in the North Wales care home system.

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The final three members of a Birmingham-based organised crime group dismantled by the National Crime Agency have been sentenced.

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The NCA has secured a civil recovery order for around £120,000 allegedly linked to the South East Antrim UDA under the Proceeds of Crime Act.

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Former care home worker John Davies was today jailed for 24 years for sexually abusing three underage girls between 1975 and 2007.

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Two people have been arrested in Slough by National Crime Agency officers as part of an international investigation into people smuggling.