Charged with fraud
A MAN has been charged with fraud for allegedly trying to misappropriate money from the State Government’s Back to Work scheme.
He is charged with fraud against Queensland Treasury Department of $30,000, and attempting to defraud Queensland Treasury Department of $1 million. The man is yet to face court.
Figures released by the Government last year showed there had been 50 matters of potential fraud relating to 163 separate applications for Back to Work funding under investigation.