12 More Arrests In Benefits Fraud Investigation In Lakewood, NJProsecutors in Ocean County say the six couples received nearly $400,000 combined in Medicaid, food, heating and other benefits.
Three More Lakewood, NJ Couples Arrested For Allegedly Bilking Welfare Out Of $674k In Combined BenefitsThree couples were arrested late Tuesday in Lakewood after four couples, including Rabbi Zalmen Sorotzkin, of Congregation Lutzk, and his wife, Tzipporah, were arrested Monday.
DA: East Harlem Deli Ran $2.7 Million Welfare ScamThe neighborhood customers, who preferred to use their benefit cards to get cash, cigarettes or alcohol, found a willing cohort in the unscrupulous deli owner, prosecutors said.
13 People Accused Of Welfare Fraud In Nassau County"Those that set out to defraud the system have become more crafty in their schemes and more elaborate in their schemes," Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano said, adding that welfare fraud impacts everyone. "If you live in Nassau County and you're paying taxes, you're being cheated."