Reduce Improper Payments and Increase Overpayment Recoveries
Press Release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Maryland, here
Greenbelt, Maryland – U.S. District Judge Peter J. Messitte sentenced Yolando Guerrero, age 59, of Laurel, Maryland today to a year and a day in prison followed by three years of supervised release for theft of government property. Judge Messitte also entered an order that Guerrero pay restitution of $335,197.
Press Release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Missouri, here
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Tammy Dickinson, United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced that a Liberty, Mo., man was sentenced in federal court today for stealing $84,137 by spending his deceased mother’s Social Security benefits.
Article from Eagle Tribune here
BOSTON – Two Georgetown men were sentenced today for defrauding the Social Security Administration of $105,158.
Press Release from the U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Connecticut, here
Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that JOSEPH LUCA, 68, of Meriden, waived his right to indictment and pleaded guilty today before U.S. District Judge Michael P. Shea in Hartford to federal theft and tax offenses.
Article from Bangor Daily News here
BANGOR, Maine — An Augusta man who sold 10 of his OxyContin pills each month and used the money to buy the next month’s prescription was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court to five years of probation for not reporting the illegal income to the Social Security office.