Tag Archives: National Audit Office

26p recovered under proceeds of crime for every £100 stolen in the UK

Reposted from Mirror on line The criminals who make the most from crime are the least likely to have their criminal profits taken back You’d be pretty angry if you had a £200 bicycle stolen and only got 52p back. … Continue reading

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DWP Spends £4.8m on Outside Consultants as Bill Quadruples

Reposted from International Business Times Iain Duncan Smith is in charge of the Department for Work and Pensions(Reuters) The Department for Work and Pensions almost quadrupled the amount it spent on consultants between 2014 and 2013, according to an analysis of … Continue reading

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Work programme: bonuses to be paid even to worst performing providers

Reposted from The Guardian National Audit Office discovers DWP is obliged to make bonus payments even to badly performing work programme providers Welfare-to-work providers will receive undeserved bonuses of up to £25m even though they have failed to hit government … Continue reading

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