Saints and Scroungers

September 2015
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September 25, 2015

Expired 3.0 9 x
An NHS finance boss claims a lottery win funded his huge property portfolio, but investigators unravel his web of lies. Meanwhile, a Department for Work and Pensions undercover fraud team delves into the world of bodybuilding to catch out a suspected benefit cheat.
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September 24, 2015

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Tax inspectors uncover the lies - and fake identities - behind a self-styled U-boat captain and his wife when their disability company is rumbled as a sham to con the system. Elsewhere, Department for Work and Pensions fraud investigators catch a green-fingered cheat on camera.
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September 23, 2015

Expired 3.0 6 x
Police in West Yorkshire pounce on an elderly woman stealing her vulnerable brother's pension and the judge doesn't let her age get in the way of sentencing. Fraud investigators from the DWP serve time on a pub landlord in Pembrokeshire who is fiddling the benefits system in the form of pension credits.
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September 22, 2015

Expired 3.0 6 x
DWP fraud investigators and Hounslow Council team up after receiving a tip-off that a single mum claiming benefits is not so single after all, but their investigation uncovers a much more complex fraud.
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September 21, 2015

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An £8m tax evasion scam takes HMRC investigators across the country in a bid to trace money and ringleaders from fake construction firms, while the founder of a kids' cancer charity and a council benefits assessor are both caught out by investigators uncovering two money-making scams which are stealing money from the people these men are meant to help.
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September 18, 2015

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HMRC uncover a huge VAT and tax fraud by a farmer who turns fugitive when the heat is on, while fraud investigators from the DWP also deal with some fast footwork from a fraudster... but this time it's on the dance floor.
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September 17, 2015

Expired 3.0 7 x
NHS Scotland investigators stop two swindlers who are stealing dental equipment and selling it online, raking in £75,000. The DWP uses undercover surveillance when investigators are on the case of a greedy grandmother claiming disability benefits. Teenager Malik reveals how being a young carer for his mum and having to put his life on hold took its toll on his own health and childhood, and one council in Kent hits the road to help its residents stay safe in their homes.
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September 16, 2015

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A family claim they are all disabled to steal over £200,000 in benefits, which they use to enjoy a lavish lifestyle, drive expensive cars and have luxury holidays, but they don't count on DWP investigators and their covert cameras, which finally call time on their cheating ways. One man struggles to adapt to the changes he has to make in his life when his wife of 28 years receives a devastating diagnosis.
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September 15, 2015

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An NHS accounts worker swindles over half a million pounds from a renowned cancer hospital, diverting funds into the accounts of her associates, leaving NHS investigators chasing the cash. A couple dupe the benefits system by claiming to be single, but photos of the pair prove otherwise. One boy struggles with life through his teenage years after being diagnosed with autism but finds the job of his dreams and a new lease of life thanks to a charity.
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September 14, 2015

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Police in North Yorkshire swoop to catch a group of women purporting to be carers in order to con cash from an elderly lady, while another couple open their home to offer a lifeline to three vulnerable women, giving them a much-needed family life. One boy faces an uncertain future, living with a condition so rare that he is the only sufferer in the world. And fraud investigators conduct a covert surveillance operation to catch out a local league footballer claiming a raft of disability benefits.
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