This week lengthy prison sentences were imposed against an offender due to his failure to pay his £4 million confiscation order. Whilst these prison sentences may result in full payment, its unlikely. The key is early enforcement action by the prosecuting authorities. I'd be interested to hear of the recovery action being taken to recover this substantial amount for the public purse.
On 9th September 2016, Dover Magistrates’ Court imposed default sentences of 7 years and 4 years in respect of two unpaid confiscation orders, which totalled nearly £4 million