Shropshire businessman swindled more than £8,000 in disability benefits

October 23, 2017 admin 0

Lee Stevens ran his own business but falsely claimed £8,744.10 in disability living allowance, Shrewsbury Crown Court heard. Mr John Oates, prosecuting, said police raided […]

Woman denies falsely claiming disability benefits for 10 years

September 11, 2017 admin 0

A 57-year-old woman has been charged with falsely claiming disability benefits for 10 years – amassing £65,000. Kay Woodward allegedly failed to tell the Department […]

Benefits cheat avoids prison over £14,000 in fraudulent claims

August 22, 2017 admin 0

Benefits cheat avoids prison over £14,000 in fraudulent claims   Thelma Watson. A woman has been spared jail after falsely claiming £14,000 in benefits. Thelma […]

Disabled benefits cheat who took part in a 100-mile charity walk while falsely claiming £77,000 is told he will miss his wedding and honeymoon to the Caribbean as he is jailed for 16 months

August 10, 2017 admin 1

A disabled benefits cheat who falsely claimed almost £77,000 will miss his wedding in five weeks’ time after being jailed for 16 months. Barry Firmager, […]

DISABLED £65K ‘LIE’ Woman, 57, claimed £65k in disability benefits claiming she could barely walk but was able to go scuba diving, court hears

July 26, 2017 admin 3

A SECRETARY in a £65,000 disability con claimed to be crippled while playing badminton and going scuba diving, a court heard yesterday. Linda Hoey, 57, […]

Oxford benefits cheat jailed for £20,000 scam

June 19, 2017 admin 0

A BENEFITS cheat who fraudulently pocketed more than £20,000 during his three-year scam has been locked up. Shahid Sultan tricked the Department for Work and […]