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The scale and nature of fraud: a review of the evidence

Details findings from an evidence review undertaken to bring together what is known about the scale and nature of fraud affecting individuals and businesses in the UK.

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The scale and nature of fraud: a review of the evidence

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This slide pack details findings from an evidence review undertaken by Home Office Analysis and Insight to bring together what is known about the scale and nature of fraud affecting individuals and businesses in the UK.

The aim of the review was to help establish the current state of the evidence base on fraud and identify new areas for research. It draws upon literature from academia and industry, and data from official sources including new data from the Crime Survey for England and Wales.

Published 16 July 2018