The official CESAR Scheme had a fantastic first day at the final LAMMA Show held at the East of England Showground, Peterborough, before it moves to the NEC, Birmingham in 2019. A record number of visitors came to see the latest developments in farm machinery and services. Amongst the 850 exhibitors was the official CESAR … More FANTASTIC FIRST DAY AT LAMMA 2018
The Christmas break was no time to take an eye off vehicle crime and Datatag continued to support the Police in identifying and recovering thousands of pounds worth of goods. The Metropolitan police were busy over the festive season with not one but three motorcycles found, identified as stolen and recovered. This included a very … More Datatag Recovery Bulletin – December 2017
November has been a busy month for the team at the Datatag 24/7 Contact Centre with calls coming in from both Police and members of the public all over the country – Devon and Cornwall to Scotland and the Ministry of Defence too! And there have been a number of items both identified and recovered … More Datatag Recovery Bulletin – November 2017
Datatag’s Nick Mayell, recently described by IAATI President Mr JD Hough as the world’s leading authority on heavy equipment identification, has been in New York delivering training to the city’s officers on that very topic. Nearly 40 officers from the NYPD were joined by colleagues from as far as Mexico the Dominican Republic and Jamaica … More DATATAG CALLED TO TRAIN NYPD!
This year’s Combined Industries Theft Solutions (CITS) Conference, Fraud-The Elephant in the room, is being sponsored by the CEA’s CESAR Scheme. The will be held at the impressive Royal Bank of Scotland building at 250 Bishopsgate, London on Friday 24th November. The award winning official CESAR Scheme, owned by the Construction Equipment Association (CEA), and … More CESAR ANNOUNCED AS THE HEADLINE SPONSOR OF THE 2018 CITS CONFERENCE
On the 24th July 2017 a West Midlands based hire company hired out a JCB 8030 excavator to a local business who were later found to be ‘bogus’ and quickly disappeared without trace, taking the JCB and other goods obtained through fraudulent hire with them. Once the hire company realised what had happened they quickly … More DATATAG AIDS RECOVERY OF STOLEN JCB
Nick Mayell, Datatag’s Police Liaison and Training Officer, gave valuable assistance which enabled a North Yorkshire constabulary police officer to identify a stolen Bomag roller. In late March Nick Mayell received a call from PC Ben Astin, who had recently attended one of the accredited AITS police training courses which Nick teaches, after he pulled … More NICK MAYELL ASSISTS OFFICER IDENTIFY STOLEN BOMAG