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Working together to keep you safe from energy theft.
stayenergysafe is operated by Crimestoppers, who is working with the energy regulator OFGEM and energy companies, to track down and stop the meter cheaters who put lives like yours at risk in a misguided attempt to save money.
Energy theft is extremely dangerous and risks serious injuries to innocent people and major damage to property. The dangers and consequences of this criminal activity are too enormous to ignore. See real life stories of energy theft here.
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Meter cheating means tampering with the meter so it doesn’t record how much electricity or gas is being used or trying to bypass the meter completely.