Car Clocking

Car Clocking

PCS Chauffeurs car clocking victim told by “Emirates Chauffeur” his car was clocked

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Car Clocking
Chauffeur who told victim his car was clocked, claimed all cars are clocked   Car clocking in the UK is a growing problem according to industry experts, HPI, a leading vehicle checking service. The estimated annual cost is around £800 million pounds a year, £2.4 billion in the last three ...
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John Murphy ran an industrial clocking scam whilst running UK’s biggest unlicensed chauffeur company

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Hundreds of thousands of passengers driven in clocked unlicensed vehicles   John Murphy, 66, is believed to be the UK’s most prolific odometer fraudster. Prosecuted for removing at least 7.5 million miles but the true figure could be at least 50 million miles from vehicles under his control, according to ...
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Company who chauffeured Emirates passengers, PCS Chauffeurs fined £250,000 for fraud

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Car Clocking Trial
Runcorn chauffeur company, PCS Chauffeurs who were responsible for millions of miles of car clocking offences has been found guilty of fraud and fined £250,000   The sentence of PCS Events Limited followed a three-year investigation by Halton and Warrington Borough Councils trading standards departments – the biggest probe of ...
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Chauffeur company which ran a professional clocking scam is convicted of fraud

Laurie Berryman, Emirates Vice President (centre right) and John Murphy (centre left) owner of Emirates UK chauffeur service, PCS Chauffeurs
Car Clocking Trial
Jury takes just 10 minutes to convict PCS Events Ltd of conspiracy to defraud in multi-million mile car clocking scam   Yesterday, 21 November 2017, a jury convicted Runcorn based PCS Events Limited – which trades under the names PCS and PCS Chauffeurs – of fraud. The court heard how ...
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Nine and a half years for five men in ‘clocking’ fraud, where at least 7 million miles were removed from PCS Chauffeur fleet

Car Clocking
Car Clocking Trial
John Murphy, founder of PCS Chauffeurs jailed for 3 years for being part of widespread ‘clocking’ of cars “behind the veneer of respectability of the company”   Following a six week trial at Chester Crown Court, five men were sentenced on Friday last week for a total of nine and a ...
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Convictions in 7.5 million mile car clocking conspiracy case

Car Clocking
Car Clocking Trial
Individuals responsible for car clocking offences amounting to more than seven million miles have been successfully prosecuted   John Murphy, 67, from Conwy; Paul Arslanian, 38, from Conwy; Christopher Graham Lunt, 39, of Long Lane, Chester; Trevor Gareth Jones, 58, from Colwyn Bay, and Simon Richard Williams, 49, Fluin Lane, ...
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Defence cross examines Trading Standards Officer

Car Clocking Trial
Today, 26 January 2017, at Chester Crown Court, the defence cross examined Andrew Jackson, Lead Trading Standards Officer. First, a number of statements were read to the court, including the transcript of an interview with Mr Simon Williams. In February, 2014, Mr Williams was interviewed by Mr Jackson. Mr Williams ...
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Defence cross examine Trading Standards lead investigator, Mr Jackson

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Car Clocking Trial
As the prosecution case comes to a close, Mr Rogers, Defence Counsel for Mr Trevor Jones cross examined Mr Jackson, lead investigator for Trading Standards. Today, Wednesday, 25, January, Mr Rogers, at Chester Crown Court went through a series of documents which either had or didn’t have Mr Jones “distinct” ...
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Witnesses from Mercedes give evidence for the prosecution

Car Clocking Trial
As the prosecution continued its case at Chester Crown Court of alleged conspiracy to defraud in a multi-million mile car clocking scam, today, 23 January, the court heard from two Mercedes Benz employees. First in the witness box was Mr David Hirons, technical support team leader at Mercedes-Benz UK. Mr ...
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Car Clocking Trial Friday 2nd Week

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Car Clocking Trial
  Today, 20 January 2017, the jury at Chester Crown Court, sitting in front of His Honour Justice Cummings heard more evidence in the alleged multi-million mile chauffeur “car clocking” case. The defendants have each pleaded not guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud. They are John Murphy, 66, the company’s ...
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