A fraudster who advertised his counterfeit ID factory using a fake driving licence of former prime minister David Cameron has been jailed.

Dragoz Dragomir and 4 accomplices made £1m in a rip-off facilitated by fake documents, the Met Police said.

A sample ID using Mr Cameron’s photograph – with 10 Downing Street as his home handle – was found in Dragomir’s rented workplace in Enfield, north London.

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The gang have been handed jail sentences at Blackfriars Crown Court on Friday.

Their online rip-off involved tons of of adverts for non-existent items and services being placed on reliable web sites corresponding to eBay, police said.

Faux identification documents made in Dragomir’s “factory” have been used to arrange bank accounts to receive cash from the fraud, the Met added.

Det Con Chris Collins mentioned: “Dragomir was an enabler of serious crime whose products are prone to have helped others net thousands and thousands of pounds from fraud and evade immigration control.”

The defendants and their sentences

Dragomir, 34, from Cheshunt, Hertfordshire: Seven years and six months imprisonment after being found guilty of conspiracy to commit fraud, conspiracy to cash launder, possession of fake ID documents and possession of apparatus adapted for making fake ID documents

Mihai Cirstoiu, 37, from Redbridge, east London: Six years imprisonment after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud, conspiracy to cash launder and cash laundering

George Cerneanu, 25, of no fixed abode, and Georgian Alexandru Stanciu, 27, from Redbridge: Each have been handed 30-month sentences after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud, conspiracy to cash launder and possession of false ID documents

Maria Bilici, 34, from St Albans, Hertfordshire: Four years imprisonment after being found guilty of conspiracy cash launder, cash laundering and fraud