Black Market Britain

Channel 5 Catch Meter Tamperer at Work

The UKRPA recently came together with the team behind Channel 5’s Black Market Britain to produce a special ‘Undercover Benefits Cheat’ edition of their programme.

The episode aired on 6th November 2014, and includes the filming of an electricity meter tamper in progress, in a property set up for a sting operation.

The episode also included other criminal stings, including shoplifting, illegal immigration and bank note forgery.

You can view the episode online at

Channel 5 has also included UKRPA contact details as ‘helpful information’ to viewers on its website.