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Force to submit special funding plea to offset cost of fraud inquiry

Team of 12 officers have required specialist software and accountancy support during four year football inquiry.

The force said it is making a funding application to the Home Office

The force said it is making a funding application to the Home Office "to seek to ensure the full cost of the investigation is not borne solely by local taxpayers."

Date - 8th January 2020
By - Gary Mason
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Northamptonshire Police is to submit a Special Funding application to the Home Office after it emerged that a four-year fraud inquiry into a local football club had already cost almost £1 million. A team of between eight and 12 officers have...
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