North West Regional Organised Crime Unit
 

Latest News

To read about our most recent operations and successes click on the links below.

Wed 06th, Dec

DATING FRAUD ALERT

Male fraudsters are setting up profiles of women on dating sites to attract and manipulate vulnerable victims. Fraudsters are known to use Internet cafés as a venue of choice in order to commit dating fraud and distance themselves from the crime.

Tue 05th, Dec

North-West forces team up to tackle rise in cash-in-transit robberies

Merseyside Police will join forces with officers across the North West and the security industry to launch a joint operation targeting cash-in-transit (CIT) robberies in the run-up to Christmas.

Thu 23rd, Nov

Search Warrants have been executed by TITAN Cyber Crime Unit

Our Cyber Crime Team have been out in North Wales this morning, executing a #Cybercrime search warrant. One arrest has been made and exhibits seized.

Wed 22nd, Nov

Three Men Sentenced to over 23 years for drug offences

TITAN can confirm that three men have been jailed Wednesday, 22 November 2017 at Liverpool Crown Court for a total of more than 23 years for drugs offences.

Thu 09th, Nov

POCA Confiscation Order - Nearly £150,000

TITAN secure POCA Confiscation order against convicted drug dealer Dimitri Wright. Assets to the value of nearly £150,000 were traced and will be sold, removing the profit from crime.

Fri 03rd, Nov

12 Men Jailed for a total of 39 Years

Operation GOA was a Titan investigation into a group of criminals travelling across three counties maintaining large cannabis farms. In 2013 the gang had rented 3 rural premises; in Essington Staffordshire, Ceinws near Machynlleth & Aberdwr in Wales.

Thu 12th, Oct

Following Strikes carried out on the 21st September- Further Nine arrested

The North West Regional organised crime unit (TITAN) has today, Thursday 12 October, arrested nine people after executing search warrants across Scotland, Cheshire and North Wales.

Wed 11th, Oct

FIFTEEN MALES CHARGED WITH DRUG OFFENCES WHO WERE PART OF A MERSEYSIDE ORGANISED CRIME GROUP

Fifteen males have been charged with Conspiracy to supply Class A and Class B drugs, namely cocaine, MDMA (ecstasy), amphetamine and cannabis, following an investigation lead by the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit.

Fri 29th, Sep

£575,000 CASH SECURED FROM MERSEYSIDE ORGANISED CRIME GROUP

On 18 August 2017 a suitcase containing cash was seized during a warrant as part of an investigation into drug supply in the Huyton area of Liverpool. This money has now been secured and forfeited by the two males to whom it previously belonged

Fri 22nd, Sep

TITAN Raids 21 September 2017

Raids carried out by TITAN into drug supply on the Wirral