Nine months extra jail time for the Carlisle cash for crash mastermind
That illegal enterprise ran between 2010 and 2014. McCracken was said to have hidden behind multiple fake identities as he organised fantasy car crashes to justify claims.
He also drew in criminal associates. These included four local garage owners and car dealers who provided him with MOT certificates for cars bought under the false IDs and MOT certificates with heavily reduced mileages.
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