In the Media

Police seek new tactics to fight fraud

PUBLISHED May 6, 2005

There's a hole in your bank account. You've been taken for a ride. Or you've just discovered that money's been leaking out of your company.

Faced with the reality of fraud, who do you call?
There's the police, obviously. One of the UK's 160,000-odd officers must be able to help. But fewer than one in 200 - about 700 officers in all - work in a fraud squad.