fraud

Guilty plea for United Auburn Indian Community contractor in $17 million fraud case

A San Diego man entrusted with overseeing construction of United Auburn Indian Community buildings in Auburn pleaded guilty Thursday to fraud and money laundering charges. Bart Wa ...

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 ...

Foresthill man pleads guilty in $2.5M Raley’s fraud case

  A third local man has been charged and pleaded guilty to his part in a conspiracy of schemes that cost Raley’s Family of Fine Stores more than $2.5 million. Foresthi ...

New charges in United Auburn Indian fraud case

    A superseding indictment brought Thursday by a federal grand jury adds charges of filing false tax returns to a string of allegations against three defendants accus ...

Auburn man pleads guilty to defrauding Raley’s of $2.5M

A former Raley’s advertising director from the Auburn-area pleaded guilty to defrauding the West Sacramento-based grocery chain of more than $2.5 million using a number of sc ...

Three charged in missing United Auburn Indian $18 million case

AUBURN CA - The U.S. Justice Department is now going after three suspects in an alleged $18 million fraud theft from the United Auburn Indian Community in criminal court. The Sacra ...

US President blatantly lies

The recent letter from liberal/leftist Geary Tiffany is yet another example of leftist hysteria which occurs with great frequency any time anyone dares to question Obama’s po ...

Obamacare medical card scam strikes in Placer County

AUBURN CA - With a Supreme Court ruling in favor of the federal Affordable Care Act, a crook was at work in Placer County attempting to put a fresh spin on the old medical-card sca ...

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 ...

Jagger sentencing delayed until June

AUBURN CA - The sentencing of Brian Jagger on a fraud charge in connection with more than $20,000 that went missing from three Placer County election campaign funds has been delaye ...

Brian Jagger sentencing delayed again

AUBURN CA - A former Placer County election campaign aide’s sentencing on a wire-fraud charge related to missing election funds has been pushed back to April 30. Brian Jagger, 3 ...

Blessed are the fraudulent

Yes, I also support the Occupy Davis movement. The time has come for such an uprising. Perhaps it is not too late for a fundamental change. As Howard Zinn said, “Change begins at ...

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 ...

Time to think about clean-up

In response to Rocky Warren’s letter, “Let’s start with a clean slate,” (Reader Input, June 28): I can’t recall when I’ve read a Journal letter that has not been, for t ...