the Decision to add fraud investigations to the side and entered into force in October and would initially apply until the end of the year. The reason was that the police did not have the power, with the increasing number of notifications.
Now reporting the Echo that the Police even after the new year added bedrägerianmälningarna on high. It means that the evidence, as, for example, like, for cases of less than sek 5,000 are not to be collected in the normal case.
for bedrägerisektionen at the Police, told the Echo that the police continued with the procedure despite the fact that no new decision in the matter has been taken. In december, she explained the decision to not collect evidence in cases like this:
" It was because we had a harsh location with a small resource and a inflow had increased 15 percent compared with last year. So we had to deal with it here to make it best for the plaintiff, but at the same time have a good working environment.
receive every day between 100 and 150 fraud cases. For cases under 5,000 crowns not investigated, and has among other things been criticised by the Swedish federation of trade.
– This sends the wrong signals. It signals that it is free, Nina Jelver, bedrägeriexpert at the Swedish Trade federation, said to the Echo.
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