The below information has come from the Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit via Twitter.

Cars seized by Derbyshire police in the last week - and the criminal reasons why

Police have seized a number of cars in Derbyshire over the last week.

Here are pictures and details of vehicles taken off the county's highways by Derbyshire Roads Policing Unit in the last seven days. The information comes from the unit's Twitter account - @DerbyshireRPU.

The tweet said: "A38 Alfreton. No tax. No insurance. No MOT. No licence. They drive among us every day. #Seized #FullHouse."

5. 'THEY DRIVE AMONG US DAILY'

The tweet said: "A38 Alfreton. No tax. No insurance. No MOT. No licence. They drive among us every day. #Seized #FullHouse."
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The tweet read: "Derby. Driver has been using his BMW as a bumper car. Recently had a crash, failed to stop and exchange details. Driver and car from Romania, been here five years but hanging on to cheap Romanian insurance. Not valid. #Seized."

6. 'BMW USED AS A BUMPER CAR'

The tweet read: "Derby. Driver has been using his BMW as a bumper car. Recently had a crash, failed to stop and exchange details. Driver and car from Romania, been here five years but hanging on to cheap Romanian insurance. Not valid. #Seized."
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The tweet read: "Derby. Here's why we pay particular attention to tinted windows. They often hide something. Mercedes with heavy tints. No driving documents and wanted by Immigration. #TrafficCanRunToo #Seized."

7. 'TINTED WINDOWS OFTEN HIDE SOMETHING'

The tweet read: "Derby. Here's why we pay particular attention to tinted windows. They often hide something. Mercedes with heavy tints. No driving documents and wanted by Immigration. #TrafficCanRunToo #Seized."
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The tweet read: "Derby. Vehicle stopped because it is indicated that it has no insurance. The driver blames his mother who is currently in France, she should have taken care of it. Not a licence either. #Seized."

8. 'DRIVER BLAMES HIS MOTHER'

The tweet read: "Derby. Vehicle stopped because it is indicated that it has no insurance. The driver blames his mother who is currently in France, she should have taken care of it. Not a licence either. #Seized."
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