jump to navigation

Eight arrested for unemployment fraud in New Jersey June 10, 2014

Posted by jefhenninger in News.
Tags:
trackback

Eight people have recently been arrested for allegedly committing unemployment fraud in New Jersey.  To many, unemployment fraud seems like a victimless crime.  They think that if they just pay the money back, they won’t be arrested.  However, this story shows that New Jersey takes unemployment fraud seriously and that people do get arrested for these crimes.  The following people have been arrested:

Edward Soto
Jessica Soto
Theodore Campbell
Diana Campbell
Nado Shaw
Russell Garrett
Kurt ohlson
Donna Ohlson

In each case, authorities say the defendants certified that they were “physically able to work” and “available to go to work immediately,” when in fact they were in jail and therefore not eligible to receive benefits.  These eight defendants represent the first round of prosecutions resulting from referrals from the Department of Labor and the ongoing investigative efforts of the Division of Criminal Justice.  Thus, more arrests are expected.

This firm has represented hundreds of people charged with unemployment fraud.  Call us today at 732-773-2768 to discuss your case.  Do not wait until you are charged!

Story is here.

New Jersey Unemployment Fraud Lawyers

Advertisements

Comments»

No comments yet — be the first.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: