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Osofsky: SFO was too late to charge individuals in Rolls-Royce case

By Sam Fry

13 October 2020

Osofsky: SFO was too late to charge individuals in Rolls-Royce case A Rolls-Royce jet engine (Credit: flickr.com/Mark Hillary)

The UK’s anti-fraud agency didn’t charge anyone in its long-running Rolls-Royce investigation because most of the people it wanted to go after “turned out to be dead”, the head of the agency has said.