A Southern California doctor has pleaded guilty to conspiring to bilk Medicare out of more than $11 million by exaggerating patients’ symptoms to obtain wheelchairs and other medical equipment.
An Orange County jury on Monday returned guilty verdicts for four people for their roles in a $154 million insurance fraud scheme.
A man has been accused of tagging public parks in Burbank he was paid to keep graffiti-free.
City Councilman Richard Alarcon and his wife face charges stemming from allegations that the couple did not live in a Panorama City home Alarcon claimed as his residence.
Attorneys for Jamie McCourt have filed a motion Monday to throw out the divorce settlement between her and her ex-husband and former Dodgers owner, Frank McCourt.
A former state lawmaker who worked for the Los Angeles County Probation Department was the latest official on Monday to be arrested as part of a yearlong internal review into charges of alleged staff misconduct in the department.
Federal prosecutors say a Los Angeles doctor has been convicted for health care fraud after submitting about $1 million in bills for tests that were never performed on patients.
Authorities in Thousand Oaks have announced the arrest of a man they say was trying to sell phony Facebook shares to unsuspecting members of the public.
Two San Fernando Valley men were sentenced to federal prison time for swindling investors, including friends, associates and members of one of the men’s church.
A Torrance real estate agent who allegedly defrauded clients out of over $400,000 faced felony grand theft and other charges on Monday.
Police are looking for a man and a woman they suspect in separate instances of fraud.
She’s wanted for burglary, grand theft and identity theft. Lacy Johnson, a former LA resident, is even accused of faking a breast cancer diagnosis to make money.
A former Newport Beach resident who fled the country in 1999 returned to Los Angeles Thursday after being deported from Malaysia.
John Arthur Walthall swindled an elderly couple out of millions and used it to pay off debt, pay for his son’s film school and buy a hyperbaric oxygen chamber.
A transient father-daughter duo faced theft and conspiracy charges on Tuesday after convincing a mentally impaired man he had won the lottery.