• Operation Union

    Operation Union was a joint operation with Thames Valley Police targeting drug criminals in Wycombe. 

    Operation Union
  • Operation Canvas

    A 26-year-old man has been jailed for 16 years for the importation of MDMA and selling it on the Darknet.

    Operation Canvas
  • Operation Sabre

    Two men have been jailed for importing 1.4kg of cocaine from Peru which was mixed with coffee.

    Operation Sabre
  • Op Harlequin

    A gang of drug dealers have received a combined sentence of over 21-years imprisonment following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU).

    Op Harlequin
  • Three arrested over online drug trade

     Three men have been arrested following an investigation into the sale of drugs via the dark web by SEROCU's Cyber Crime Unit.

    Three arrested over online drug trade
  • Cyber Crime Unit conducts raid in Hounslow

    A man has been arrested following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) in fraud and drug offences online.

    Cyber Crime Unit conducts raid in Hounslow
  • Cyber threat to UK businesses

    The annual assessment of the biggest cyber threats to UK businesses has been published, after being produced jointly for the first time by the National Crime Agency (NCA), National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and industry partners from multiple sectors.

    Cyber threat to UK businesses
  • Operation Juniper

    Two men have been sentenced to a total of 30 years following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) into cutting agents used in drugs.

    Operation Juniper
  • Operation Sunbeam

     Three sentenced after operation into counterfeit goods and drugs in West Sussex

    Operation Sunbeam
  • Operation Knock

    A network of organised criminals committing fraud offences in excess of £310,000, which was unravelled following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), have been sentenced to over 18 years in jail.

    Operation Knock
  • Operation Palladium

    Six men sentenced to 22 years’ imprisonment for a series of burglaries against companies around the UK

    Operation Palladium
  • GAIN

    GAIN is the Government Agencies Intelligence Network, which is a multi-agency group that brings together intelligence and investigation staff from public sector enforcement and other external agencies

    GAIN
 

Our Vision

To create a cohesive regional response to serious organised crime. delivering enhanced interoperability and resilience across the region and by supporting all local Forces as well as national agencies and capabilities

Our Mission

To provide a high quality police service targeting regional organised crime. Our goal is to successfully target those organised criminals causing significant harm in the South East and establish a reputation as a highly professional unit.

Our Values

  • PURSUE
  • PREVENT
  • PROTECT
  • PREPARE

We will do all that we can to understand the threat of harm and the impact on our communities to be able to protect from serious and organised crime.

Regional Organised Crime Unit areas

Click on the map to see the area SEROCU covers and the other regional organised crime units in the country

Coverage Map
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Gallery

Behind Bars

Click here to see a gallery of all the criminals that have been captured and imprisoned by SEROCU.

SEROCU NEWS ITEMS

SEROCU comprises police officers and staff from the forces of Thames Valley, Sussex, Surrey & Hampshire and works in conjunction with the UK Border Agency, HMRC and the National Crime Agency to combat cross-border organised crime.

Thu 11th, Oct

Man sentenced for arranging sexual offences with a child – Aylesbury

A man has been sentenced to a total of two years and four months’ imprisonment for arranging sexual offences with a child following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU).

Thu 05th, Apr

Man jailed following online grooming case

A man has been jailed after being found guilty of arranging to meet a child for sex whom he groomed online.

Fri 23rd, Mar

Six men guilty of running drug network in Wycombe jailed for over 48 years

Following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), six men have today (22/3) been sentenced to a total of 48 years and 11 months imprisonment for running a drugs network out of Wycombe.

Tue 19th, Dec

Man jailed for 16 years for importing and selling drugs via the Darknet

A 26-year-old man has been jailed for 16 years today (19/12) following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU) into the importation of class A drugs.

Mon 18th, Dec

Two drug dealers jailed for importing cocaine mixed in coffee

Two men have been jailed for importing 1.4kg of cocaine which was mixed with coffee, following an investigation by the South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU).