BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A former Connecticut man has pleaded guilty in a $175,000 fraud prosecutors say swindled a dozen investors, including military veterans, who thought he had business opportunities in Iraq. Fifty-two-year-old Joseph T. […]
(Glastonbury, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – A woman charged with making fraudlent returns at a clothier where she was once employed is being charged by Glastonbury police. Detectives say 21-year-old Marianne Castillo of Manchester is facing over […]
By MICHAEL CATALINI, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) _ Federal Emergency Management Agency officials have agreed to provide Superstorm Sandy victims who think their insurance claims were not fairly paid out a chance for a […]
Police in a number of Connecticut communities report receiving calls from residents of their towns who have received calls purporting to be from the Internal Revenue Service in what the agency says is the largest scam of its kind in the history of the IRS.
State tax officials are trying to confirm fraudulent tax returns have not been filed.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A man who created a charity to benefit those affected by the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School has been arrested on allegations that he took most of it […]
Some Connecticut taxpayers who asked for their refunds by direct deposit or debit card will be receiving paper checks, instead.
Milford police say a 43-year-old North Haven woman is charged with larceny and forgery after the elderly Milford resident for whom she worked as a home health aide.
A Venezuelan financier who ran a massive fraud scheme used investment funds as personal piggy banks to support a lavish lifestyle, including a $5 million home on Connecticut’s Gold Coast, prosecutors said in a memo urging a federal judge to sentence him to at least 12 years in prison.
A Vernon man who faced up to seven years in prison on prescription drug fraud charges and accusations he moved $73,000 of federal aid into his and others’ accounts while working at the University of Connecticut has avoided prison time.