Tag Archive: investigation management software

Tech needed to curb counterfeit drugs…

November 1, 2010 4:20 pm

Phoney internet pharmacies are driving the massive counterfeit medicine market to consumers worldwide, according to a recent report released today by Cambridge Consultants.

Are fake designer labels such a bad thing?

September 1, 2010 12:38 pm

A new report for the British Journal of Criminology, co-written by a Home Office Advisor, claims  not and that counterfeiting could actually be beneficial to top designer labels by promoting their brands.   This view seems slightly irresponsible taking the consequences of counterfeiting (lost […]

FAST kicks off summer anti-piracy campaign…

August 2, 2010 10:20 am

The Federation Against Software Theft (FAST) has kicked off a joint initiative with Trading Standards in various locations across the UK to launch a summer education campaign against unlicensed software.

Councils Use of Surveillance Powers

July 30, 2010 2:52 pm

It was reported today that the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 (RIPA) has been used over 400 times in the past two years by councils across the Black Country. RIPA was introduced to regulate investigations by public bodies (including covert surveillance […]

Thieves target BT’s copper cables

July 26, 2010 9:03 am

Attacks on communications giant BT’s network of copper cables in Scotland rose by 9% last year, the company said.  It said the attacks, which were mainly thefts, left vulnerable people isolated, limited access to the emergency services and cost the […]