Suburban Immigration Lawyer Gets 15 Months For Asylum ScamRobert Dekelaita cheated the immigration system like “a well-oiled machine,” the feds say.
Willowbrook Businesswoman Gets Year In Prison For Contract FraudElizabeth Perino is going to prison for a year for trying to cheat the city on a runway repair project at O’Hare Airport.
Those 'Chip' Cards? They're Not InvincibleCriminals have already figured out a way around the latest technology. How can you protect yourself against fraud? CBS 2's Dorothy Tucker reports.
Elk Grove Village CEO Gets 9 Years For Defrauding Investors Of $9MGregory Webb was convicted last year of nine counts of mail and wire fraud for bilking more than 200 investors.
2 Investigators: Fraudsters Luring Victims Through Job-Search Engines2 investigator Pam Zekman warns: Beware of job scams.
Check Fraud Causes Doctor to Lose More Than $7,000An Indiana doctor is a victim of what police say could be a massive check fraud ring in the Chicagoland area.
Mortgage Loan Processor Stole Dozens Of IdentitiesThe Schaumburg resident was indicted Jan. 12 on 59 felonies including theft, identity theft and financial institution fraud.
Cops: Orlando Identity Thieves Ran $20K On Credit Cards In GurneeThree Orlando residents were charged with identity theft after flying to Chicago and allegedly committing about $20,000 in credit card fraud in north suburban Gurnee.
Tinley Park Doctor Convicted Of Medicare Fraud Gets 40 MonthsA Tinley Park doctor convicted earlier this year of defrauding Medicare has been sentenced to 40 months in prison and ordered to pay $1.5 million in restitution.
Joliet Tax Preparer Gets 42 Months In Prison For FraudA southwest suburban tax preparer has been sentenced to 42 months in prison after pleading guilty to defrauding the state out of more than $400,000.
Father, Son, Who Scammed Schools Out Of Millions, Plead GuiltyA suburban father and son accused in 2014 of scamming public school district out of millions — only to post diamonds and rubies to get out of jail — pleaded guilty Tuesday to mail fraud.
Co-Owner Of Medical Transport Company Gets 30 Months For FraudThe co-owner of a Chicago-based medical transport company, who pleaded guilty to overbilling Medicaid, has been sentenced to 30 months in federal prison and ordered to pay $4 million in restitution.