Norfolk man jailed and given CBO for illegal waste operation
A Norfolk garage owner who repeatedly ignored Environment Agency warnings about storing end-of-life vehicles (ELVs) and parts has been jailed for six months.Colin Barnes was ordered to pay costs of £5,000 and handed a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO), which sets out a series of legally binding conditions that he must follow to avoid further punishment. In N
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