Victims should welcome the overhaul of Action Fraud – Nick Vamos discusses in The Times
Action Fraud, the national reporting service, is to be scrapped in a move that is long overdue. Despite fraud making up 42 per cent of reported crimes in England, as few as one in 50 Action Fraud reports actually led to a suspect being caught. Official reviews condemning the organisation’s performance are a recurring theme, criticising it as a black hole into which reports simply disappear and leave victims without redress. Read more.