Alleged Fraud

Exclusive: 'Granny Scammer' Suspect Reportedly Bilked Seal Beach Widow Out Of $30KA Canadian man suspected of conning an 86-year-old widow and others out of more than $100,000 was extradited to Southern California Thursday night, concluding an international manhunt that lasted for a year and a half.
Insurance Broker Charged With Defrauding Tom HanksA Southern California insurance broker pleaded not guilty Wednesday to allegations he overcharged Tom Hanks, the former guitarist of The Police and others hundreds of thousands of dollars for insurance premiums.
CalWorks Fraud Case Exposes Lack Of State ControlsStephanie Vega's soon-to-be ex-husband was gathering his belongings to move out of the house when he found a bag that contained $3,000 and bogus documents bearing alterations of his name.