The ringleader of one of the largest scams out of Southern California to target Medicare Part D out of has been sentenced to eight years in federal prison and ordered to pay millions in restitution to Medicare and Medi-Cal.
An Orange County doctor accused of bilking Medicare of nearly $3 million in fraudulent claims was sentenced to federal prison and ordered to pay restitution Monday.
An acupuncturist accused of submitting more than $2 million in false claims to Medicare pleaded not guilty in federal court Monday.
Twelve people were arrested Tuesday on charges of health care fraud in seven criminal cases in which the defendants stand accused of attempting to bilk Medicare for more than $22 million collectively in false claims.
A Southern California doctor has been sentenced to prison for an $11 million Medicare scheme that paid kickbacks to patients recruited on Skid Row.
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.
Eight Los Angeles medical professionals people, including two doctors, are in custody Wednesday after a nationwide Medicare fraud sweep.
A man authorities say headed a vast network of Armenian gangsters has pleaded guilty in New York to racketeering charges.
A CBS 2 News exclusive, reported by David Goldstein.
Recently unsealed federal indictments have given a glimpse into the complex workings of Armenian organized crime.
A vast network of Armenian gangsters and their associates used phantom health care clinics and other means to try to cheat Medicare out of $163 million, the largest fraud by one criminal enterprise in the program’s history.