Lords overturn Saudi probe ruling – BBC News

Posted July 30th, 2008 in bribery, corruption, news, Saudi Arabia, Serious Fraud Office by sally

“The House of Lords has ruled that the Serious Fraud Office acted lawfully when it halted its investigation into a Saudi arms deal.”

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BBC News, 30th July 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk

Hatchet man or saviour of the Serious Fraud Office? – The Times

Posted July 24th, 2008 in Serious Fraud Office, special report by sally

“Are we just starting to see the true Richard Alderman? There were suspicions that he was hired as a hatchet man to carve up the Serious Fraud Office or oversee its demise. He was, after all, instrumental in creating the Assets Recovery Agency, becoming its first legal director. Within just five years it had been absorbed into the Serious Organised Crime Agency (Soca).”

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The Times, 24th July 2008

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

Jessica de Grazia Full Report into the Serious Fraud Office – Attorney General’s Office

Posted June 11th, 2008 in fraud, reports, Serious Fraud Office by sally

Review of the Serious Fraud Office: Final Report, June 2008 (PDF)

Attorney General’s Office, 10th June 2008

Source: www.attorneygeneral.gov.uk

Fraud office comes under scrutiny – BBC News

Posted June 10th, 2008 in fraud, news, Serious Fraud Office by sally

“The Serious Fraud Office’s conviction rate has dropped from 82% to 61% in five years, a report has found.”

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BBC News, 10th June 2008

Source: www.bbc.co.uk