SFO - Serious Fraud Office

 

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.

Latest news

07 October 2014

LIBOR manipulation: banker pleads guilty to conspiracy to defraud

A senior banker from a leading British bank pleaded guilty at Southwark Crown Court on 3 October 2014 to conspiracy to defraud in connection with manipulating LIBOR. This arises out of the Serious Fraud Office investigations ...

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Speeches

15 October 2014

Alun Milford's speech to the Global Investigations Summit


SFO Confidential

Have you got information about serious or complex fraud or corruption?

Then please contact us at SFO CONFIDENTIAL.

Current Scams

If you receive a communication that purports to be from us, but which you find suspicious, please forward electronic communications to alerts@sfo.gsi.gov.uk.


Pension Scams

Please see a press release on "Pension scams - a lifetime's savings lost in a moment" for more information.