Romance Fraud

Romance Fraud

Romance Fraud   Romance Fraud occurs when criminals feign romantic intentions towards their intended victim and use the nature of their relationship to fraudulently obtain money or sensitive information. This can be a devastating crime for those involved with...

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Drugs and cash stash seized as we bring down County Line

Drugs and cash stash seized as we bring down County Line

Officers from the West Midlands Regional Organised Crime Unit (ROCU) executed three warrants in Coventry linked to a gang feeding heroin and crack cocaine into Warwickshire. We seized more than 1,000 wraps of drugs and £10,000 in cash during raids this morning (5...

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Courier Fraud – Project Otello

Courier Fraud – Project Otello

ROCUWM along with our regional forces participated in the National anti-fraud campaign Project Otello earlier in the year. First target was Courier fraud. Suspect contacts victims by telephone claiming to be a Police Officer or bank staff Victim persuaded to...

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