A councilman in the scandal-plagued city of Vernon faces allegations that he may be unfairly influencing a ballot for City Council.
George Tannous, 55, will serve 33 months in prison after he scammed hundreds of victims out of nearly $9 million.
A 43-year-old Riverside County woman has been charged with defrauding the State of California and Employment Development Department (EDD) for nearly $300,000, according to authorities.
A Florida man has pleaded not guilty to defrauding a Los Angeles art collector out of more than $2 million by selling him forgeries of the work of Claude Monet, Vincent van Gogh and Jackson Pollock.
A judge sentenced former New York Mets star Lenny Dykstra to three years in state prison for leasing high-end cars from a dealership by providing false information and claiming credit through a phony business.
Two Southland women are accused of cheating their clients in Orange County out of $2 million in a fraudulent real estate investment scheme.
A CBS2 News hidden-camera investigation uncovered people selling food stamps, cashing in your taxpayer money.
A judge Wednesday set a Feb. 7 bail hearing date for the mother of arson suspect Harry Burkhart.
A judge raised bail Tuesday to $7.5 million for the German national suspected of a New Year’s weekend arson rampage in Los Angeles.
A veteran LAPD police sergeant was out on bail Friday after his arrest on charges of workers’ compensation fraud.
If you filled up your tank in Sierra Madre recently, the police may want to speak with you.
A Los Angeles woman was sentenced Monday to five years in federal prison for using phony medical clinics and the stolen identities of doctors to defraud Medicare out of more than $6.2 million.
The mother of serial arson suspect Harry Burkhart is scheduled to make her own court appearance Friday. Federal prosecutors are seeking to deport Dorothee Burkhart, who faces fraud charges in Germany.
The suspect in a rash of arson fires across Los Angeles and the San Fernando Valley was charged Wednesday with multiple counts of arson.
The mother of a man suspected of setting dozens of arson fires over New Year’s weekend is wanted in Germany on 19 counts of fraud.