A fraudster who marketed his counterfeit ID factory utilizing a pretend driving licence of former prime minister David Cameron has been jailed.

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

A sample ID utilizing Mr Cameron’s picture – with 10 Downing Street as his home tackle – was present in Dragomir’s rented workplace in Enfield, north London.

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

Their on-line rip-off concerned hundreds of adverts for non-existent items and companies being put on legitimate websites reminiscent of eBay, police said.

Pretend identification documents made in Dragomir’s “factory” have been used to set up financial institution accounts to receive money from the fraud, the Met added.

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

The defendants and their sentences

Dragomir, 34, from Cheshunt, Hertfordshire: Seven years and 6 months imprisonment after being discovered responsible of conspiracy to commit fraud, conspiracy to money launder, possession of fake ID documents and possession of kit tailored for making fake ID documents

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

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

Maria Bilici, 34, from St Albans, Hertfordshire: 4 years imprisonment after being discovered responsible of conspiracy money launder, money laundering and fraud