fraud

Auburn’s Champlins to pay back $500,000-plus in elder-fraud case

An Auburn man convicted of theft and elder abuse has been ordered to pay $662,000 in restitution to the woman he stole from – his octogenarian mother. Mark Champlin pleaded ...

Craigslist scam being tied to Meadow Vista man widening

AUBURN CA - The extent of a Meadow Vista man?s alleged Craigslist time-share scam is widening, Placer County Sheriff?s investigators say. William Lordier was arrested on fraud cha ...

Head injury, personality change cited in Placer County campaign aide's fraud sentencing

AUBURN CA - Roseville resident Brian Jagger was spared jail time Monday by a U.S. District Court judge for siphoning off more than $24,000 from the campaign funds of three Placer C ...

Bogus repairs alleged in federal indictment of six Lincoln aircraft firm ex-employees

A federal grand jury has indicted six former executives and supervisors at Lincoln’s WECO Aerospace Systems on allegations of fraudulent airplane repairs. The FAA-certified aircr ...

Roseville man sentenced to five years for Ponzi scheme

A Roseville man was sentenced Thursday to five years and 10 months in prison after pleading guilty to a $2.9 million real estate fraud scheme. According to court documents from J ...