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Taxi fraud pair sentenced

A Birmingham couple are expected to be sentenced today after admitting they made more than £1million worth of bogus claims for taxi fares.

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More than £600,000 of taxi fraud funds untraced

Detailed investigations into the fraud committed by former CPS area manager, Lisa Burrows, and her partner, Tahir Mahmood, have failed to trace more than £660,000 of stolen public funds.

Lisa Burrows spent her money on luxury hotels and designer clothes Credit: West Midlands Police

The Birmingham couple were sentenced to six years in jail after defrauding the CPS of just over £1million between 2008-2013.

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