Cases

Notable cases where evidence from cell site and communications data analysis by our CSAS or CDAN software helped police to secure a conviction. Read and download a detailed case study from a county lines operation that resulted in 28 defendants being sentenced to a collective total of over 193 years in prison.

CSAS evidence helps Essex Police convict six men

Essex Police

Six men who carried out violent break-ins in Essex have all been found guilty after a month-long trial at Basildon Crown Court. The gang carried out two vicious attacks in September 2017. During the first, they forced their way into the home of an elderly man and assaulted him with a metal file, causing serious… Read more »

Notts Police use RF survey evidence in Lyrico Steede murder trial

Lyrico Steede

Five teenagers have been convicted for their part in the killing of 17-year-old Lyrico Steede in Nottingham in February 2018. Lyrico was lured to a local playground, before being chased and attacked by four boys. He died five days later from multiple stab wounds to his face, back, chest and leg. Kasharn Campbell (19) and… Read more »

Cell site analysis pivotal in retrial of Fiona Onasanya MP

Fiona Onasanya

The Labour MP for Peterborough, Fiona Onasanya, has been found guilty of perverting the course of justice by misleading police to avoid speeding charges. The 35-year-old solicitor had denied she was driving her Nissan Micra when it was caught doing 41mph in a 30mph zone in Thorney, Cambridgeshire, in July 2017. During the Old Bailey… Read more »

CSAS analysis helps to secure murder conviction

Tina Cantello

A cocaine addict who murdered a debt collector ‘to fund a drugs purchase’ when she visited him to collect some money has been jailed for life. Geoffrey Hutton, 38, killed 49-year-old Tina Cantello (pictured left) at his home in Langdon Hills, Essex, in June. She was stabbed 30 times in the unprovoked attack. Although Hutton… Read more »

CSAS analysis helps to convict dangerous driver

Tauqir Khan

A company director has been sentenced to eight months in prison after lying to police in an attempt to dodge a number of speeding offences. Tauqir Khan, 47, of Devonport Gardens, Ilford, was found guilty of perverting the course of justice after a three day trial at Inner London Crown Court.  He was sentenced on… Read more »

CDAN Indexer used to help shut down a county line

CDAN Indexer

CDAN Indexer, our automatic comms data and phone download solution, played a significant role in shutting down a county drug line earlier this month. Kent Police used CDAN Indexer to uncover a huge amount of previously buried intel that was then used in support of their application for DDTRO (Drug Device Telephone Restriction Order); the additional… Read more »

Case Study: CSAS

CSAS Case Study

Find out how CSAS played a vital role in the processing and presentation of communications data during a complex police investigation involving widespread conspiracies worth millions of pounds to supply class A drugs (cocaine, heroin and MDMA) and Class B drugs (cannabis and ketamine). The police force concerned has seen a decline in the number of heroin-related deaths since… Read more »