DS Chris Richards: This Sort of Crime Will Not Be Tolerated

Source: London Metropolitan Police, 8th June 2012

DS Chris Richards from the Met’s Fraud Squad talks about the sentencing of six men for large scale international online identity fraud:

Six men involved in the design, production and sale of fake identities and the management of online forums where clients were coached in how to commit fraud, were sentenced today (Friday 8 June) at Southwark Crown Court for a catalogue of fraud offences.

Jason Place, 42 (date of birth 22/7/69) of Aurora Court, Romulus Road, Gravesend, Kent was sentenced to 6 years 9 months. for conspiracy to defraud, contrary to Common Law…