A Maine fraud unit has released data regarding welfare benefits theft in 2015. DHHS Fraud Investigation and Recovery Unit said it uncovered the theft of more than $1.2 million in welfare benefits last year. The release stated that a record 105 welfare fraud cases were brought by investigators to the Attorney General's Office. In 2014, a total of 81 cases were prosecuted. The number of prosecuted cases has climbed each year since there were none in 2009. If you want to report potential fraud, call the state's Fraud Hotline at 1-888-348-1129 or report it online.  (AP)