BY the very nature of their job, we don’t often get to hear about the skills of undercover cops.

But we can reveal details of their excellent work in today’s paper following the court case of paedophile Mark Luscombe.

Thanks to the specialist unit of detectives at Dorset Police, Luscombe is now behind bars for five years after admitting a number of child sex offences.

And their success in snaring Luscombe should act as a warning to other perverts that they will be caught and punished through the courts.