Police allege 37 involved in false disability fraud
Social services scam netted more than 1.6 million euros16 January, 13:15
Authorities said that about 290 payments on false disability claims were made, dating back to 2006, using a computerized procedure for "miscellaneous" requests.
Rome's prosecutors said that false claims came from people aged between about 20 and 30.
Bank accounts and property have been seized as part of the probe.