On August 31 2017, Thomas Redford and Michael Parish were sentenced to a total of ten and a half years in prison after being caught transferring firearms and ammunition within the City of London. Five months earlier, Redford and Parish were in a car driving over London Bridge when they were stopped by police. Officers searched the vehicle and found a total of five handguns and 322 rounds of live ammunition. While Parish was arrested, Redford ran from police and was not located until several days later. At court Redford and Parish both admitted conspiracy to transfer firearms and ammunition, and were sentenced to five and a half, and five years in prison respectively.