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2016 winners

The Government Counter Fraud Awards were held for the first time in 2016 and attracted some very impressive entries.

Click on each of the categories below to find out who won and why. The 2016 winners’ stories are inspiring and reflect the expertise, collaborative spirit and innovation of those working to protect public funds.

“The Award win helped us to gain traction with external audiences as it lent a degree of gravitas and credibility.”  Louise Baxter, manager of the National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team, winners of the 2016 Excellence in Fraud Awareness Award

“Fraud prevention is not often seen as a priority so winning the award was a terrific shot in the arm.” Fraser Paterson, manager of the Fraud Prevention team at NHS Scotland Counter Fraud Services (CFS), winners of the 2016 Excellence in Fraud Prevention Award

Outstanding Recovery Solution | Operation Cheesy

Outstanding Collaboration | Operation Renegade and Operation Eagle

Excellence in Fraud Prevention | NHS Scotland Counter Fraud Services

Outstanding Internal Fraud Initiative | King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Excellence in Fraud Awareness | National Trading Standards (NTS) Scams Team

Recognising excellence in counter fraud