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Mich. Man Gets 20 Years For Fleecing Inmates’ Kin

A federal judge has sentenced a man to 20 years in prison and ordered him to make $2M in restitution for defrauding the families of inmates

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2013

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Medical Alert Scam Targets Seniors

A new scam involves telemarketer-type calls to elderly people with medical issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

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Waterford Travel Agent Charged With Stealing Clients’ Money

A Waterford woman who ran a travel agency out of her home has been charged with stealing money from clients.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/11/2013

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Winans Scion Fails To Get Fraud Sentence Delayed

A judge won’t extend the deadline for Michael Winans Jr. to report to federal prison for financial fraud.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/04/2013

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Mich. Man Wants To Drop Guilty Plea In $2M Scam

A Michigan man who reaped $2 million by telling inmates that he could spring them from prison wants to withdraw his guilty plea after learning he could face decades behind bars.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2013

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Jury Convicts Father, Son Of Defrauding Investors

A Brighton-area investment manager and his son have been found guilty in a $50 million scheme to defraud hundreds of investors.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013

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Winans Scion Gets Nearly 14 Years In Prison

A member of the gospel music Winans family has been sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison for an $8 million financial scam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

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Gospel Music Scion Faces Prison For $8M Fraud

Prosecutors have recommended at least 12 1/2 years in prison for a member of gospel music’s Winans family whose $8 million bond scam involved more than 1,000 people.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

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Thieves Pose As Water Workers In Bloomfield Twp.

Bloomfield Township police are warning residents about a door-to-door scam.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/26/2013

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Police Search For Trio Who Pulled Off Valentine’s Day Scam

Police in Roseville are investigating a Valentine’s Day scam that was anything but “sweet.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/16/2013

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