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A Bristol man who claimed benefits while accumulating a portfolio of 10 properties he rented out has been jailed for six months after pleading guilty to nine offences of dishonesty and making false representations in claiming £73,000 over eight years from 2002. [read more]
Five tradesmen who conned the elderly and vulnerable out of more than £700,000 have been jailed.
Long-awaited voting reforms to stamp out the type of fraud that saw Birmingham compared to a banana republic have been delayed yet again – because of a coalition row.
'This is outrageous abuse of hospitality': Judge's anger as he jails family of Ugandan fraudsters who stole £4million in benefits to buy luxury homes and restaurants in Africa
Dozens of families across the UK claim they have been ripped off by an immigration firm based in the Midlands.
A family of African fraudsters stole at least £4million from taxpayers in a 20-year scam.
A mother faces jail after she shaved her son's head and eyebrows to pretend he had cancer in a £50,000 benefit fraud, a court heard.
A woman whose signature was allegedly forged as part of attempts to get a celebrity chef elected as a politician told a court she felt "violated".
Debit and credit card fraud has increased as con-artists turn to unsophisticated snatching and Pin theft, an industry body has said.
Leader of 'Con Air' gypsy family gang who jetted into Britain to claim benefits in £800k fraud is ordered to pay back less than a TENTH of the cash swindled
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