More than one hundred charged with Social Security fraud in NY
- 80 retired police officers and firefighters from the New York Police and Fire Departments have been charged with running one of the largest Social Security disability schemes in history; one that allegedly cost taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars.
- 106 people have been charged in all, in a 205-count indictment that was filed on Tuesday. An 83-year-old former F.B.I agent turned lawyer and a 61-year-old representative of the union for NYPD detectives were also among those charged. source
14:42 // 7 months ago