The BBC makes some of the Earths best TV series. Counterfeit
BBC DVDs and Fake BBC Blu-ray discs are
widely available at UK car boot sales, UK markets, illegal
websites and online auction sites.
In many cases,
Bootleg and Counterfeit BBC DVD,
Blu-ray and illegal download may contain viruses and or
malware or spyware which can infect computer systems or
attack DVD and Blu-ray players. Some could even attempt to
access online accounts in an attempt to access bank account
or credit card details online and transmit them to
It should also be understood that since
counterfeit BBC DVDs and bootleg BBC Blu-ray
discs are produced -
copied and supplied by criminals and that proceeds from
their sale finances criminal activities.
Piracy was formed to fight fakes. We attack the criminals who prey on
unsuspecting people. We work with responsible manufacturers,
copyright license holders and the authorities to identify
and report issues and to take action against offenders.
The production and sale of Bootleg BBC DVDs and
Counterfeit BBC Blu-ray discs is not a victimless crime.