The use of private prosecutions―as an alternative approach to fighting fraud―is expected to rise in the wake of COVID-19 and the associated economic crisis. In recent years, U.K. authorities have been less likely to investigate and prosecute fraud due to competing priorities and diverted resources. But, with misconduct increasing, understanding how private prosecutions can be useful is more important than ever.

StoneTurn explains the steps in the private prosecution process.

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Lucy Cryan

Lucy Cryan, a Manager with StoneTurn, has a background in forensic accounting investigations, and dispute resolution. Over the course of her career, Lucy has conducted investigations into fraudulent activity, accounting […]

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