COURTS IN CRACKDOWN ON DONEGAL DOLE DEFRAUDERS

first_imgA number of people have appeared before the courts today charged with making false dole claims.A number of people appeared in court charged with defrauding the social welfare.Two separate cases before Judge Paul Kelly at Letterkenny District Court came to a combined total of €50,000 in bogus claims. The various cases were taken by the Minister for Social Protection against various individuals.Judge Kelly addressed one man who had made a false statement to the dole office and claimed bogus payments of €26,000 over four years.Judge Kelly told the man “That’s at the expense of people who are entitled to it.”A number of other individuals also appeared before today’s court charged with making false claims to claim dole payments.The court heard a number of the individuals are paying back the falsely claimed cash as part of repayment plans agreed.COURTS IN CRACKDOWN ON DONEGAL DOLE DEFRAUDERS was last modified: December 2nd, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Department of Social Protectiondoledonegalfalse claimslast_img

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