Healthcare Fraud: Vibra Healthcare LLC (Vibra) – False Claims Act by Billing Medicare

VIBRA HEALTHCARE TO PAY $32.7 MILLION TO RESOLVE CLAIMS FOR MEDICALLY UNNECESSARY SERVICES WASHINGTON – Vibra Healthcare LLC (Vibra), a national hospital chain headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, has agreed to $32.7 million, plus interest, to resolve claims that Vibra violated the False Claims Act by billing Medicare for medically unnecessary services, the Department of Justice […]

Financial Fraud: Frederick Ippolito Sentenced For $548,487.00 Tax Evasion

Town Of Oyster Bay Commissioner Sentenced To 27 Months In Prison For Tax Evasion Defendant Willfully Failed to Report Over $2 Million in Consulting Fees Earlier today in Central Islip, New York, Frederick Ippolito, former Town of Oyster Bay Commissioner of Planning and Development, was sentenced to 27 months’ imprisonment, three years of supervised release, […]

Financial Fraud: Kara Hayden Charged In Bank Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft

Anchorage Insurance Sales Woman Arrested on Charges of Bank Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft Anchorage, Alaska – U.S. Attorney Karen L. Loeffler announced that an Anchorage woman has been taken into custody today on charges of two counts of Bank Fraud and two counts of Aggravated Identity Theft. Kara Hayden, Jr., 50, of Anchorage, is […]

Emai Scam: HEINEKEN PREMIUM PROJECT

This is an email scam received about “ HEINEKEN PREMIUM PROJECT ” is a phishing scam and why not try to contact these people or log onto these sites and enter your data because you risk being stolen. from: HEINEKEN PREMIUM PROJECT <infounzzz@gmail.com> via yahoo.com  reply-to: HEINEKEN PREMIUM PROJECT <mrs.sylviapieterse@hotmail.com> to: date: Mon, Sep 26, 2016 at […]

Investment Fraud: Ivan Valdes and 4 Other Charged for Investment Fraud and Kickback Scheme

Miami-Dade County Aviation Department Division Director and Four Others Charged in $5,000,000 Fraud and Kickback Scheme The Miami-Dade County Aviation Department Division Director and four others were  charged in a $5,000,000 fraud and kickback scheme. Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Katherine Fernandez Rundle, State Attorney for Miami-Dade County, […]

Mortgage Fraud: Sam Ames Sentenced In A Conspiracy to Commit Mortgage Fraud

Lansing Man Sentenced In Federal Mortgage Fraud Probe Sam Ames Sent to Prison for Role in Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy  GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN — U.S. Attorney Patrick Miles announced today that Sam Ames, 33, of Charlotte, Michigan was sentenced to eight months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to commit mortgage fraud in connection […]

Tax Fraud: LESTER MORRISON Sentenced For Large-Scale Tax Fraud Scheme

Manhattan Federal Court Permanently Bars Tax Preparer Who Orchestrated Tax Fraud Scheme And Four Of His Associates From Engaging In Tax Preparation Business Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that U.S. District Judge Alison J. Nathan has permanently enjoined LESTER MORRISON, a tax preparer who pled […]

Financial Fraud: George E. Smith Sentenced For a Fraud Scheme

Chicago Businessman Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Grant Fraud Scheme Springfield, Ill. – A Chicago businessman has been ordered to serve 24 months in prison for a fraud scheme that resulted in two state agencies awarding separate, but nearly identical, grants to his not-for-profit entity in September 2008. U.S. District Court Judge Sue E. […]

Financial Fraud: Christopher Swartz Guilty For Investment Fraud Scheme and Tax Evasion

New York Restaurant Entrepreneur Pleads Guilty to Ten-Year Investment Fraud Scheme and Tax Evasion Defendant Deceived Investors, Diverted Funds and Dodged Tax Obligations WASHINGTON – A Watertown, New York food and restaurant entrepreneur and franchisor pleaded guilty today to one count of wire fraud and one count of tax evasion announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney […]

Financial Fraud: Tyler Sutton Guilty In Bank Fraud Conspiracy And Stolen Identity

KC Man Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud Conspiracy KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Kansas City, Mo., man pleaded guilty in federal court today to his role in a bank fraud conspiracy in which he operated a flop house where he paid drug […]

Financial Fraud: Yordan Gorotiza Sentenced For Tax Fraud Schemes

City of Miami Resident Sentenced to More Than 4 Years in Prison for Possessing 242 Stolen Identities Used in Unemployment and Tax Fraud Schemes A City of Miami resident was sentenced to 51 months in prison, to be followed by three years of supervised release, for possessing 242 stolen identities used in unemployment and tax […]

Financial Fraud: Jose Miguel Tapia Sentenced For Bank Fraud And Aggravated Identity Theft

Baltimore Fraudster Sentenced To Five Years In Federal Prison For Bank Fraud And Aggravated Identity Theft Committed Multiple Fraud Schemes Over a Four-Year Period Baltimore, Maryland – Chief U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Jose Miguel Tapia, age 30, of Baltimore, to five years in prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for […]

Financial Fraud: Morad Limlahi Sentenced For Wire Fraud

Fraudster sentenced to three years for £95,000 fraud A fraudster who was the target in two separate police investigations has been jailed for three years following a Dedicated Card and Payment Crime Unit (DCPCU) investigation. Morad Limlahi, aged 27, of east London, was subject to two separate DCPCU investigations for stealing card details from customers […]

Financial Fraud: Mark Anderson Jones Guilty For Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme

Former Massachusetts Man Pleads Guilty to Multi-Million Dollar Ponzi Scheme BOSTON – A former Massachusetts-resident pleaded guilty on Friday, Sept. 16, 2016, in U.S. District Court in Boston in connection with running a $10 million Ponzi scheme. Mark Anderson Jones, 64, pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud and one count of engaging in […]

Financial Fraud: Karamchand “Raj” Doobay Charging With Conspiracy to Commit Mail and Wire Fraud

Canadian Man Ordered Detained Pending Federal Trial Relating To An RV Park And Immigrant Investor Fraud Scheme Jacksonville, Florida – United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announces the unsealing of an indictment charging Karamchand “Raj” Doobay (42, Ontario, Canada and Orlando, Florida) with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud and substantive counts of […]

Financial Fraud: Domonic McCarns with Other 14 Defendants Sentenced to Commit Mail Fraud and Mortgage Fraud

Final Defendant Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison for Nationwide Foreclosure Rescue Scam Over $90 Million in Fraudulent Loans and Hundreds of Homes Stolen from Homeowners SACRAMENTO, Calif. — On Wednesday, September 14, 2016, Domonic McCarns, 41, of Irvine, was sentenced to 14 years in prison by U.S. District Judge Kimberly J. Mueller for conspiracy […]

Financial Fraud: Sherman Carl Vaughn Pleaded Guilty In An Investment Fraud Scheme

Former Owner of Investment Firms Pleads Guilty to $9 Million Fraud RICHMOND, Va. – Sherman Carl Vaughn, 45, of Blackstone, pleaded guilty today to charges related to his role in an investment fraud scheme that caused more than $9 million in losses to over 50 investors. According to the statement of facts filed with the […]

Financial Fraud: Josiah Larkin Convicted Of Tax Fraud

San Francisco-Based Tax Preparer Convicted Of Tax Fraud Defendant Owned Storefront in the Bayview/Hunter’s Point Neighborhood and Advertised Refunds for the Unemployed SAN FRANCISCO – A federal jury convicted Josiah Larkin of conspiracy to file false claims and presenting false claims to the IRS, announced United States Attorney Brian J. Stretch and Internal Revenue Service, […]