Tackling public sector fraud this #FraudWeek
It's International Fraud Awareness Week and at Veritau, we're raising awareness of fraud against the public sector.
Council tax fraudster hit with court fine and costs
A Middlesbrough Council Tax fraudster has been hit hard in the pocket after stealing from the public purse for over six years.
Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2023
Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2023 runs throughout October and at Veritau, we’re raising awareness of cybercrime and cybersecurity issues affecting the public sector.
Councils and Veritau crackdown on Blue Badge abuse
On 26 May, as part of a National Blue Badge Day of Action, parking enforcement officers and fraud investigators from three of our member councils worked together to crackdown and help tackle the abuse of blue badges.
International Anti-Corruption Day 2022
International Anti-Corruption Day (9 December 2022) highlights the rights and responsibilities we all have to prevent corruption.
Working together to stop fraud this #FraudWeek
Fraud is a significant risk to the public sector. It’s estimated the taxpayer loses up to £52 billion every year to fraud and error in public spending.
October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2022
View the mandate fraud infographic, try our Wordle-style activity and find out how you can help prevent cybercrime.
Success in court for our first Covid-19 grant fraud case
A man has been prosecuted for Covid-19 grant fraud after an investigation conducted by Veritau on behalf of Ryedale District Council.
Trainee Fraud Investigator – Veritau’s graduate trainee stories
Veritau has run a successful graduate training scheme for many years. We spoke to Ellie, a former Trainee Fraud Investigator...
This World Whistleblowers’ Day 2022, we’re all ears
World Whistleblowers’ Day (23 June 2022) aims to raise global public awareness in combating corruption. It's important that employers aim to achieve a strong and positive speak-up culture.
International Anti-Corruption Day 2021
International Anti-Corruption Day (9 December 2021) aims to help prevent corruption in all forms. Working across many sectors, including public services, the day highlights...