A former financial adviser with Bank of America in Reno has been sentenced to 10 years in prison on fraud and tax evasion charges as part of a scheme federal prosecutors say he used to defraud six people out of more than $2 million.
A former emission control inspector accused of taking part in a smog check scheme has accepted a plea bargain.
The mastermind of a Las Vegas mortgage fraud scheme has been sentenced to just over 11 years in prison.
A restaurant owner has appeared in federal court in San Antonio on charges that undocumented immigrants paid her thousands of dollars in exchange for immigration paperwork that was never provided.
A 36-year-old Mesquite woman has been arrested after police say she falsely claimed her 7-year-old son had cancer and tried to profit from the scheme.
Family Court Judge Steven Jones has pleaded not guilty to 20 counts in an alleged investment fraud scheme. Jones surrendered to federal authorities yesterday.