Thursday, 3 May 2012

Kent County Council Officer jailed for fraud

Further to my previous posts on the subject

Kent County Council’s Head of Energy Procurement charged with fraud (31st October 2011)

Kent County Council energy chief allegedly embezzled more than £2million (21st March 2012)

A senior official has been sentenced to seven years in prison for defrauding two million pounds from various local authorities. Ross Knowles was a high ranking manager at Kent County Council.

He was responsible for buying bulk gas and electricity. Kent County Council says the funds are currently being recovered and it has revised its controls to prevent something similar happening again.

View the video report from the source ITN News

Read all articles about Kent County Council on this blog

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