A man has been arrested on suspicion of illegal money lending and money laundering following an operation in Coventry.
Officers from the Council’s Trading Standards service, together with the Police, raided a local car boot sale just before it opened to the public.
A Coventry shopkeeper has been fined for selling dangerous gun-shaped laser pointers and stocking out of date food.
A Coventry food warehouse has been ordered to pay over £20,000 after an extensive rat infestation was discovered by Coventry City Council food officers.
Police and Trading Standards in Coventry are urging people to help protect elderly relatives and neighbours against fraudsters after thieves posing as roofers conned a frail pensioner out of £2,000.