Fraud

Read: Attorney General Bonta: Ashford University Must Pay $22M in Penalties for Defrauding California Students

Attorney General Bonta: Ashford University Must Pay $22M in Penalties for Defrauding California Students

The San Diego Superior Court found in the state’s favor in its lawsuit against Ashford University, an online, for-profit school.

Read: More than 40 Washington Hospitals Receive Fake N95 Masks

More than 40 Washington Hospitals Receive Fake N95 Masks

The fake N95 face masks look so real that only the manufacturer can tell if they are counterfeit.

Read: Univ. of Arkansas Professor Suspended for Not Disclosing Chinese Ties

Univ. of Arkansas Professor Suspended for Not Disclosing Chinese Ties

The professor and researcher, who has worked at the university since 1988, received grants and contracts from federal agencies, including NASA.

Read: FBI Warns Health Care Professionals of Increased Potential for Fraudulent Sales of COVID-19-Related Medical Equipment

FBI Warns Health Care Professionals of Increased Potential for Fraudulent Sales of COVID-19-Related Medical Equipment

Scammers may promise equipment they do not have access to in order to capitalize on the medical community’s urgent needs.

Read: 2 University Professors Allegedly Steal More Than $400K in Research Funds

2 University Professors Allegedly Steal More Than $400K in Research Funds

One former professor has pleaded guilty to the theft of research grants, while the other has been charged.

Read: Feds: Ex-DeKalb Medical Security Director Stole Over 90 Guns, $20K

Feds: Ex-DeKalb Medical Security Director Stole Over 90 Guns, $20K

The former director of security allegedly ordered dozens of firearms meant for security personnel and sold them for profit.

Read: Update: 21 LGBTQ Students Sue USC, Sexual Health Physician

Update: 21 LGBTQ Students Sue USC, Sexual Health Physician

The students’ allegations against USC and the school’s physician include sexual battery, gender violence, sexual harassment, negligence and fraud.

Read: Patients Sue Prince George’s Hospital After OB-GYN Faked Identity

Patients Sue Prince George’s Hospital After OB-GYN Faked Identity

A former OB-GYN obtained his medical license using a fake name and a fake Social Security number and also had a false passport, visa and birth certificate.

4 California Colleges Suspected of Immigration Scheme

Three men were arrested in the Los Angeles area Wednesday as federal prosecutors alleged they helped hundreds of immigrants stay in the U.S. by pretending they were attending school.

Michigan School Exec Sentenced for Fraud

1 2
Get Our Newsletters
Campus Safety HQ