Northampton Borough Council is reminding people of the dangers of making false applications for social housing after two women from Northampton were prosecuted for separate housing fraud offences.
Posted by Cotswold District Council
Cotswold District Council has successfully bid for over £400,000 from the Department of Communities and Local Government (DCLG) to expedite the establishment of a Gloucestershire-wide Counter Fraud Unit.
CDC has been the lead authority for this funding, and the ...
Posted by Kent County Council
Tackling fraud has always been a priority for Kent authorities and now they have successfully bid for a £480,000 grant from the government to help boost the fight against fraud throughout the county.
The bid was one of only ...
Posted by BBC NEWS
The maximum administrative penalty for benefit fraud that can be offered as an alternative to prosecution could be doubled under government proposals.
The House of Commons will be asked to approve plans to increase the maximum fine from £2,000 ...