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3 Years, 4 Months In Prison For Former LIRR Foreman In Disability Fraud Scheme

A former Long Island Rail Road train maintenance foreman was sentenced to more than three years in prison Wednesday for his role in a disability claims scheme at the railroad.

03/05/2014

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

8 Years In Prison For Former LIRR Conductor In Fraud Scheme

A former Long Island Rail Road conductor was sentenced this week to eight years in prison, after being convicted of playing a role in a massive disability fraud scheme.

12/21/2013

LIRR trains (CBS 2)

Report: 2 LIRR Employees Plead Guilty To Fraud Scheme

Two more Long Island Rail Road retirees pleaded guilty to charges of disability fraud just as before their trial was set to begin, according to a published report.

09/23/2013

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Doctor, 2 Consultants Convicted In LIRR Disability Fraud Scheme

Three defendants were convicted Tuesday in a scheme to help Long Island Rail Road employees receive disability payments by exaggerating or making up ailments.

08/06/2013

Long Island Rail Road Train (file / credit: LIRR)

8 Years For Doctor In LIRR Disability Fraud Scheme

A Long Island doctor was sentenced to eight years in prison this week for his part in a massive scheme enabling Long Island Rail Road workers to collect disability fraudulently.

05/25/2013

"Bear Swamp Recovery" with retired officer Joseph Derrico (circled). (credit:newjerseywatchdog.org)

Report: Retired NJ Cop On Disability Seen Tackling Man In Reality TV Show

The retired Hamilton police officer is on disability for a leg injury. He earned $70,000 in disability pension last year.

04/29/2013