Former council worker investigated for fraud

A former Birmingham City Council worker is being investigated for alleged fraud after her arrest last year.

West Midlands Police arrested a 50-year-old woman from the city on suspicion of fraud in May 2017. She has since been released pending an investigation. The BBC reports that the ongoing inquiry was revealed in the council's latest audit risk assessment, according to the Local Democracy Reporting Service. According to the report, there has been a 'major overhaul of the systems and ... For the full story register now for free or login below...