Shares: Fraud:Written question - 18004

Q
Asked by Julie Cooper
(Burnley)
Asked on: 26 November 2015
Home Office
Shares: Fraud
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, what steps the police has taken to tackle suspected boiler-room operations in the City of London.
A
Answered by: Mike Penning
Answered on: 02 December 2015

The City of London Police leads Operation Broadway, which is a multi-agency response to boiler room frauds operating in the City of London. Operation Broadway makes use of intelligence from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau and the collective powers of its agencies to identify and tackle boiler rooms. Operation Broadway responses to boiler rooms focus on disruption and displacement and a number of differing tactical operations will be used. Operation Broadway also features in social media campaigns to raise public awareness of boiler room fraud.

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