Record labels, film and television
Bootleg and pirate CDs, DVDS and computer games worth millions of pounds were seized in England in dawn raids across Merseyside and Lancashire on the 16 th March. At least five copying ‘factories’ were raided by Police and thousands of illegal copies, along with duplicating equipment, were seized. More than 90 CD/DVD burners were found in one two bedroom house alone. Pirate DVD copies included new films such as Syriana, Munich, The Pink Panther andTheProposition as well as illegal games for Xbox, Playstation and PSP. The Times 17 March 2005.