Insurance Age

Government launches initiatives to tackle fraud

CMS Cameron McKenna LLP is an active legal adviser on anti-fraud issues, and was the only law firm to contribute to a recent intelligence report by the Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) into mortgage fraud. The confidential report, part-published in March, was sent to the financial industry and to police forces across the UK to highlight the growing problem of mortgage fraud.

Findings from the ACPO report included:

Mortgage fraud is attractive to criminals because of the current lo