Saints and Scroungers - Series 5: 2. Kaur/Emmaus/Cavanagh
Series looking at benefit fraud. Investigators work on the case of a woman who claimed benefits as a jobless single mother, but who may be much better off than they first thought.
The council's fraud investigators in Sandwell look into a woman who for years claimed benefits because she was a jobless single mother. As the team dig a little deeper they discover that she may be a lot better off than she has been letting on - £270,000 better off, in fact!
Matt meets 22-year-old Shane, a young man whose life had gone off the rails and who was facing being made homeless. He needed help and support, but would a local charity be able to get Shane back on his feet and give him some hope for a future?