Claimant, Scrounger, Snooper, Spy

A Granada World in Action film from 1981 looking into benefit fraud and how the fraud teams track them down.

Categories: ,
Tags: , , , ,
Year Produced: 1981
Running time: 26 minutes
Watch online: ideo on demand


Investigates the lifestyle of social security scroungers and the “government snoopers” who track them down. The programme contains interviews with a former investigator who describes the techniques used by the force of 1,000 new investigators seeking out false claimants.

The imagery and film quality may not be to modern standards but is useful for historical use.

This programme can be rented on our Video on Demand system for £2.00, for this you can view as often as you like within a 48 hour period of your own choosing, the film is available to stream or download for £10.00.

Interested in a USB instead of a DVD for £24.50, email us directly or follow this link:

Claimant, Scrounger, Snooper, Spy from Concord Media on Vimeo.


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Claimant, Scrounger, Snooper, Spy”

Your email address will not be published.

Click the Video on Demand button to see the prices to rent (stream) or buy (download):
ideo on Demand