S43 of the Local Government Transparency Code 2014 requires local authorities to publish information about their counter fraud work.
The figures below cover the period 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2014.
|Number of occasions powers under the Prevention of Social Housing Fraud (Power to Require Information) England Regulations 2014||9|
|Employees undertaking investigations (FTE)||8|
|Professionally accredited Counter Fraud Specialists||7|
|Total amount spent by the authority on Investigation and Prosecution of Fraud||£879,643|
|Total number of fraud/irregularity cases investigated||911|
|Total number of occasions on which fraud / irregularity was identified||606|
|Total monetary value of the fraud/irregularity that was detected||£1,629,956.86|