The Serious Fraud Office is an independent government department, operating under the superintendence of the Attorney General.  Its purpose is to protect society by investigating and, if appropriate, prosecuting those who commit serious or complex fraud, bribery and corruption and pursuing them and others for the proceeds of their crime.  It operates in line with its statutory purpose and policies.  Its Director is David Green CB QC.

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09 October 2015

Arck LLP: Two sentenced to a total of 12 years and 10 months for £47.5m investment fraud

Two fraudsters were today sentenced to prison at Southwark Crown Court, having pleaded guilty to multi-million pound fraud and forgery charges. This follows a joint investigation by the Serious Fraud Office and Nottinghamshire Police. Richard ...

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7 September 2015

David Green CB QC: 33rd Cambridge Economic Crime Symposium

David Green CB QC, Director of the Serious Fraud Office at the Cambridge Economic Crime Symposium

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