Fraud

Details:

Reference Number: 6131
Request Date: 28/05/2019 Archived

Question and Response:

Q.1   How many reports of car clocking (vehicle mileage altering) has your council received in the last five years - between the dates 1st January 2014 and 1st January 2019?

A.1    5

Q.2   How many cases of car clocking has your council investigated in the last five years - between the dates 1st January 2014 and 1st January 2019?

A.2    All complaints are looked into and cases will be investigated if evidence is available

Q.3    Of those cases, how many ended in prosecution?

A.3    0

Q.4   How many of those prosecutions were successful?

A.4    0

Q.5    In total, how many vehicles were involved in the successfully prosecuted cases?

A.5    0

Q.6   Has the council or trading standards department seized any "clocked" vehicles ‎over the past five years and subsequently destroyed them - between the dates 1st January 2014 and 1st January 2019?

A.6    No

Q.7   Does your council or Trading Standards Office register data with HPI and other mileage data services when clocked vehicles are discovered? If so, what data is registered or shared?

A.7    Via a Press Release