Operation Demersal

Operation: Demersal
Date: 04 Novemberr 2014
Region: South East
Location: Slough


A criminal investigation related to a large-scale tobacco smuggling operation based in Kent. It had a value of £5,000,000 and involved 18 smugglers who were sentenced to a total of 46 years, 8 months of immediate custodial sentences and 4 years in suspended sentences. This individual was sentenced to 3 years and 8 months for his role in the smuggling operation.