Two men were convicted at Craigavon Court on Tuesday last for claiming benefits they were not entitled to.
Martin Keegan (57) of St Pauls Place, Lurgan, claimed Jobseekers Allowance totalling £4,969 while failing to declare employment. He was given a four month prison sentence suspended for 18 months.
Ivan McGuinness (49) of Bayview Park, Craigavon, claimed Jobseekers Allowance and Housing Benefit totalling £13,091 while failing to declare an occupational pension. He was given a six month prison sentence suspended for two years.
Both are also required to repay any outstanding money.