Benfit fraud hotline should be closed

96% of calls to the National Benefit Fraud Hotline are malicious or timewasting. Of 254,000 calls to the hotline in 2009/10, only 3,360 (1.3%) resulted in a claimant being sanctioned for fraud. In a further 8,000 cases (3.1%) error, not fraud, was found.

Great Blog entry “A TOWN CALLED MAILICE” Declan Gaffney Tue, 12/06/2011


About Councillor, Sefton MBC

Councillor, Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council, Victoria Ward, Ward Chair'
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