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National Trading Standards eCrime Team

The National Trading Standards eCrime Team (NTSeCT) has been set up by the National Trading Standards Board and by the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills to investigate online scams and rip-offs of national significance.

For the first time teams of e-crime intelligence specialists, internet investigators and forensic analysts have come together to tackle national online scams and rip-offs, as well as support local and regional trading standards officers with their own e-crime investigations..

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