Raukura Waikato Social Services Trust

Raukura Waikato Social Services Trust
A case reaches prosecution stage when charges are laid. There may be a number of hearings during this stage and name suppression may stay in place. The SFO will announce if guilty pleas are entered. If not, the case will go to trial.

Raukura Waikato Social Services Trust 2015-822

The former finance manager of Raukura Waikato Social Services Trust has been jailed for two years and five months for defrauding the entity of about $175,000. 

  • Hemo Thompson jailed for two years and five months on 19 July.

  • Hemo Thompson pleads guilty to an additional 99 fraud charges on 1 June.

  • Hemo Thompson pleads guilty to 68 fraud charges on 21 March.

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