A former clerk employed by the Scottish Courts Service, at Edinburgh Sheriff Court has, apparently been charged with fraud to the tune of £90k. (I thought the SCS said their staff never got up to this kind of stuff ? – Ed)
BBC News reports :
A former clerk at Edinburgh Sheriff Court has appeared on petition in his former workplace charged with fraud.
Graeme Wilson, 28, of Kirkcaldy, made a brief appearance in private before Sheriff James Farrell on Thursday.
He was charged with obtaining £90,107 by fraud from the Scottish Courts Service between 7 October 2007 and 6 March 2009.
No plea or declaration was made and the case was continued for further inquiry. He was released on bail.