Benefit fraud took place over 8 years

Webber received an overpayment of benefits to which she was not entitled of around £353,000 over an eight-year period from 2002, and at the time of her arrest lived in a seven-bedroom property.

The false payments related to DLA, carer's allowance, tax credits and housing and council tax benefit.


Mum jailed for £350,000 fraud

A cheating mother of eight found guilty of fraudulently receiving more than £350,000 in benefits and tax credits by claiming some of her children had disabilities and conditions faces jail today.