London news Suspected 'money launderer' arrested following people smuggling Uk news
MetiNews.Com - He was arrested yesterday
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. Investigators suspect he has been involved in processing payments made by migrants who successfully reached the UK in small boats. The arrest was made as part of an operation carried out by Project Invigor, the NCA-led organised immigration crime taskforce. For more news and features about London directly to your inbox sign up to our newsletter here.
NCA branch commander Matt Rivers said: "Organised criminals need money launderers to process their profits and make that money seem legitimate. "This is as true for people smugglers as any other form of crime. "In tackling organised immigration crime we are focusing on those who enable this criminality, whether it be through social media advertising, transport or financial services.
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