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"Your house can be raided by police and you know you've done nothing wrong and nothing happens for a year," Conservative MP Peter Bone told ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener after it was announced that will not face charges over fraud claims.
"In a way it's alright for me as an MP I'm used to having people say nasty things about me but it's very unfair on my wife and children," he added.
A spokesman for Northamptonshire Police said: "We received a complaint about a suspected fraud and had a duty to investigate those claims. By their very nature, fraud investigations are complicated and can take a long time to complete.
"Following our investigations, we submitted a file for consideration to the Crown Prosecution Service and we have now been informed of their decision."
Conservative MP Peter Bone said he and his wife have suffered "trial by media" after the Crown Prosecution Service announced that the couple will not face any charges over fraud allegations.
Mr Bone said in a statement: "What has been so frustrating about this whole episode is that it has been going on for over a year, without an opportunity for us to clear our names. Recently, we have suffered trial by media."
"One newspaper in particular has printed information that is incorrect and made allegations that are totally untrue," he went on. "It seems that certain newspapers feel able to print information that is without foundation, despite being told in advance that that information is factually incorrect."
"As we have done nothing wrong and the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) only considered the evidence, not newspaper innuendo, we have been proven innocent," the 61-year-old added. "We are naturally delighted that this nightmare has now come to an end."
Conservative MP Peter Bone and his wife will not face any charges over fraud allegations, the Crown Prosecution Service has announced.
Northamptonshire police investigated the Wellingborough MP and his wife over claims that assets belonging to his mother-in-law were concealed so Northamptonshire County Council would fund her care home fees.
The CPS said "We have decided there is insufficient evidence to charge any criminal offence."
It explained: “The evidence showed: firstly that the woman’s mother considered the suspects' conduct to be acceptable; secondly that the suspects acted openly in declaring the sale of the mother’s house to the Council; thirdly that no element of dishonesty could be proved."
It added that there is an ongoing civil litigation case.
A 24-year-old man is still being questioned after an explosion at a Conservative party office in Lincolnshire.
Police were called to the blast at Conservative Hall in Bourne early yesterday morning.
The bomb squad was called in and parts of the town centre were sealed off for 12 hours.
A man is being questioned by police after an explosion at a Conservative Party office in a Lincolnshire market town.
The bomb squad were called in and parts of the centre of Bourne were sealed off for 12 hours after the blast overnight which could be heard throughout the town. Jon Hill reports.
A police cordone has been set up around the scene of an explosion at the MP for Grantham and Stamford, Nick Boles's, constituency office in Bourne. A man has been arrested in connection with the incident.
An MP whose offices were damaged after an explosion, has issued a statement condemning the "act of violence." Grantham and Stamford MP Nick Boles was not at the Conservative Hall in Bourne at the time of the blast and no one was injured. A man has been arrested in connection with the attack.
Obviously I deplore this act of violence. The incident is being investigated by police and I know that everyone will do whatever they can to support the investigation. In the meantime, we should all carry on doing our jobs as normal"
A police spokesman said officers attended the scene and minor damage had been caused to the building.
Police have arrested a man following an explosion at Conservative Hall in Burghley Street, Bourne, at around 1:24am this morning.
Officers attended the scene and minor damage had been caused to the building and no one had been hurt.
Initial inquiries were carried out and a 24-year-old local man was arrested in connection with the incident. He is currently helping police with their inquires.
Early indications suggest this incident is not linked to any wider issues or recent events in the county.