North West Regional Organised Crime Unit

Latest News

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

Fri 13th, Jul

Proceeds of Crime Act Confiscations hearings result in orders of nearly £1.8 million

Five males were between 9 July and 10 July given orders of £1,788,718.65 with identified assets of £306,846,38

Tue 10th, Jul

Titan Regional Cyber Crime Unit Prevent and Protect are exhibiting at The Big Bang event, North West

With cyber crime in the news on an almost daily basis, it is important to understand how you can take steps to protect yourself from these threats.

Mon 09th, Jul

Four males convicted of money laundering receive welcomed sentences

A former postmaster & his brother set up a money service bureau that was used as a front to launder massive sums of criminal money. They received hundreds of thousands of pounds in holdalls before using sophisticated methods to launder the funds.

Thu 05th, Jul

Cannabis Production Conspirators have proceeds of crime act hearings and have assets idenified

Three Merseyside males convicted & sentenced this year for Conspiracy to Produce Cannabis on an industrial scale, have on Friday 29th June 2018 had Proceeds of Crime Act hearings, where confiscation orders were made to the joint value of over £120k

Tue 15th, May

Conspirator to Produce Cannabis sentenced to nine years imprisonment

Titan are welcoming the sentence of a man to nine years imprisonment for conspiracy to commit cannabis at Liverpool Crown Court today, Tuesday 15 May.

Wed 09th, May

North West Elderly Targeted by unscrupulous Fraudsters impersonating Police Officers

Titan North West Regional Organised Crime unit have seen a rise in fraudsters targeting the elderly purporting to be Police Officers.

Wed 02nd, May


Joshua Probert's offences only came to the attention of Police after a brave Merseyside victim came forward to report that following interactions with Probert online, he had began a horrific campaign of blackmail and sexual assault.

Tue 17th, Apr

Police and Crime Commissioners and Representatives Visit to Titan NWROCU

Police and Crime Commissioners across the North West have today attended at Titan North West ROCU and are receiving a whistle stop tour of our various specialist capabilities.

Tue 17th, Apr

Lucy Faithfull Conference held on Monday 16th April attended by 200 delegates from across the NW

Titan NWROCU together with the Lucy Faithfull Foundation organised a conference - "The internet & Indecent Images of Children - Working Together to Make Children Safe" attended by representatives from Police Forces and partners across the North West.

Mon 19th, Mar

Fraud alert advice issued to funeral directors across the North West

TITAN, the North West Regional Organised Crime Unit, are urging funeral directors across the region to be alert after attempted scams to defraud clients from thousands of pounds.