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Jail time waved for grieving grandmother after fraudulent £17,000 benefits claim discovered

Sharon Love, from Stockton-on-Tees was charged with over £17,000 worth of benefits fraud, after failing to inform her local council and the Department for Work and Pensions, that her partner was effectively living with her. The Thornaby grandmother was spared an immediate jail sentence, however, after it was discovered she was grieving from the devastating Read the full article...

Staffordshire Mum-of-four charged with over £81,000 of benefit fraud

A Staffordshire mum-of-four, who had been receiving a disability living allowance, has been charged with benefit fraud after holiday pictures revealed that she had been snorkelling whilst on holiday with her Husband.  58 year-old, Linda Hoey, had claimed around £81,000 in disability benefits, suggesting that her degenerative arthritis and severe back problems left her with Read the full article...