San Bernardino County supervisors approve report on Islamic terrorist attack response

The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a contract to study the county’s response to the Dec. 2 Islamic terrorist attack, although the study won’t include the ongoing controversy over victims’ workers compensation claims. That issue is being studied by a separate county task force that will likely report before the after-action […]

Workers’ comp fraud: Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara County District Attorney Joyce E. Dudley announced last week the release of a Public Service Announcement as part of the “District Attorney’s Office Anti-Workers Compensation Fraud” program. This Public Service Announcement comes at no cost to Santa Barbara County. It was created by the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s office with State funds […]

Washington: Former corrections officer jailed for workers’ comp fraud

A former corrections officer pleaded guilty Friday to first-degree theft, a felony. The 44-year-old man admitted to working jobs in another state while collecting Washington disability checks. He had claimed his injuries prevented him from working. HeraldNet (Everett, Wash.)

New Jersey flooring company owner charged with fraud

An Illinois man has been arrested as a result of a investigation conducted by the Bergen County, New Jersey’s Prosecutor’s Office Financial Crimes Unit. The Hartford insurance company filed a complaint with the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office in August 2016 against Mathusek, who is the owner and operator of Bison Floors in Moonachie. The Hartford […]