Fraud Investigation

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Dear Northampton Borough Council,

How many investigators are in your fraud investigation team?
Do you have a case management system used by the fraud investigation team?
If so who supplies it and what is the name of the system?
When does the contractual agreement to use the software expire?
What is the annual cost to use the system?
If you do not have a fraud investigation team, can you please inform me if you are part of a shared fraud investigation team, or if your fraud investigations are outsourced?
If they are outsourced can you please inform me who the fraud investigation is outsourced to?
For the avoidance of doubt, I am making these requests under the Freedom of Information Act. I await your response within 20 working days.

Yours faithfully,

Emily Oliver

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The Council entered into a Local Government Shared Services (LGSS) with
Northamptonshire County Council (NCC) in June 2013 to provide various
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From:    Emily Oliver <[FOI #656340 email]>

Sent:     23 March 2020 10:32

To:          Requests

Subject:               Freedom of Information request - Fraud
Investigation

 

Dear Northampton Borough Council,

 

How many investigators are in your fraud investigation team?

Do you have a case management system used by the fraud investigation team?

If so who supplies it and what is the name of the system?

When does the contractual agreement to use the software expire?

What is the annual cost to use the system?

If you do not have a fraud investigation team, can you please inform me if
you are part of a shared fraud

investigation team, or if your fraud investigations are outsourced?

If they are outsourced can you please inform me who the fraud
investigation is outsourced to?

For the avoidance of doubt, I am making these requests under the Freedom
of Information Act. I await

your response within 20 working days.

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Emily Oliver

 

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