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Feb 09, 2015, 11:03 ET Office of Inspector General Recovers $1.8 Million in Medical Assistance Long Term Care Funds

Inspector General Grayling G. Williams announced today that, from September 2014 through December 2014, the Office of Inspector General recovered...


Feb 04, 2015, 15:58 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Twenty Pennsylvania residents recently were found guilty, pleaded guilty or nolo contendere to welfare fraud, and were sentenced for their crimes,...


Aug 04, 2014, 15:01 ET McKean County Woman Receives Prison Sentence For Welfare Fraud

Tammy L. Grove, 45, of Bradford, McKean County, was ordered incarcerated at the McKean County Prison by President Judge John H. Pavlock after...


Jul 17, 2014, 14:30 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Recovers $7.3 Million in Medical Assistance Long Term Care Funds

Inspector General Michael A. Sprow announced today that the Office of Inspector General recovered more than $7.3 million in taxpayer funds for the...


Jul 14, 2014, 15:41 ET Montgomery County Man Receives Prison Sentence For Welfare Fraud

Gerald Johnson, 47 of Norristown, Montgomery County, was ordered incarcerated at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility by Judge William T....


May 30, 2014, 14:51 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Thirteen Pennsylvania residents recently pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and were sentenced for their crimes, the Office of Inspector General (OIG)...


May 14, 2014, 14:00 ET Ten Welfare Fraud Offenders Sentenced in Counties Across Pennsylvania

59-year-old Margaret Peoples, of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, was sentenced by Judge Kelly Bigley to 18 months probation and was ordered to pay...


Apr 30, 2014, 14:30 ET Two Crawford County Women Receive Prison Sentences For Welfare Fraud

28-year-old Deanna D. Baechtel, of Conneaut Lake, Crawford County, was ordered incarcerated at the Crawford County Correctional Facility by Judge...


Mar 31, 2014, 13:44 ET Crawford and Luzerne County Women Get Prison for Welfare Fraud

42-year-old Mary E. Baker, of Meadville, Crawford County, was ordered incarcerated at the Crawford County Correctional Facility by Judge Mark D....


Jan 30, 2014, 13:56 ET Clearfield County, Pa. Man Gets Prison for Welfare Fraud

39-year-old Donald F. Bradley, of Curwensville, Clearfield County, was recently ordered to serve 90 days to one year incarceration at the...


Dec 30, 2013, 10:45 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Eighteen Pennsylvania residents recently pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes, the Office of Inspector General...


Oct 29, 2013, 14:00 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces September 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

The Office of Inspector General announced today that 27 Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their...


Sep 26, 2013, 14:40 ET Office of Inspector General Announces August 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Twenty-two Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during August, the Office of Inspector...


Aug 20, 2013, 15:30 ET Office of Inspector General Announces July 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Sixteen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during July, the Office of Inspector General...


Jul 12, 2013, 12:00 ET Office of Inspector General Announces June 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Eighteen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during June, the Office of Inspector General...


Jun 17, 2013, 11:51 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces May 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

 Seventeen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during May, the Office of Inspector...


May 15, 2013, 12:10 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces April Welfare Fraud Adjudications

 Twenty five Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during April, the Office of...


Apr 16, 2013, 12:45 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces March 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Eleven Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during March, the Office of Inspector General...


Mar 15, 2013, 11:01 ET Office of Inspector General Announces February 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Seventeen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during February, the Office of Inspector...


Feb 22, 2013, 10:33 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces January 2013 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

 Eighteen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during January, the Office of...


Jan 22, 2013, 14:30 ET Office of Inspector General Announces December 2012 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

 Twenty Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during December, the Office of Inspector...


Dec 13, 2012, 15:07 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces November 2012 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

 Sixteen Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during November, the Office of Inspector...


Nov 15, 2012, 11:25 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Announces October 2012 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

       Nine Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during...


Oct 22, 2012, 13:20 ET Pennsylvania Office of Inspector General Joins Partnership to Fight Fraud and Corruption

 Pennsylvania's Office of Inspector General partnered today with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the U.S. Attorney's Office and the...


Oct 12, 2012, 14:28 ET Office of Inspector General Announces September 2012 Welfare Fraud Adjudications

Eight Pennsylvania residents pleaded guilty to welfare fraud and/or were sentenced for their crimes during September, the Office of Inspector...