Energy criminals get cuffed after almost 2,000 tip-offs

An anonymous tip-off service for the public to report energy crime received almost 2000 pieces of information in 2017. Crimestopper’s Stay Energy Safe initiative allows people to ring in and bring attention to issues such as electricity theft, meter tampering or dangerous wiring. It aims to help avoid the financial losses and safety risks that […]

Energy theft tip off line opens

A tip off service for energy theft has been unveiled as part of Crimestoppers’ Stay Energy Safe campaign. Energy data and governance firm ElectraLink has opened the Energy Theft and Tip Off Service (ETTOS). It’s the first time the industry has joined with an external body to work on a customer facing project of this scale. ETTOS will […]

Crimestoppers help to combat energy theft

Hundreds of millions of pounds are being wasted because of energy theft in the UK – particularly in the North East. That’s why Crimestoppers – the charity which helps the police solve crimes – is launching a campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of meter tampering and energy theft. It is part of an […]