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Dozens Disqualifed From Broome Welfare Benefits

Broome County officials say several dozen people were removed from benefit programs over the past month.

The county Security Division implemented more than 100 administrative disqualifications during November as investigators looked into suspected welfare fraud

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Broome County Reports More Welfare Fraud Arrests

Ten additional arrests have been made as Broome County security officials work to prevent people from receiving public assistance funds to which they are not entitled.

County Executive Debra Preston said the latest round of arrests are part of an ongoing crackdown on welfare fraud

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FBI photo

Endwell Man Admits Sales Tax Fraud

A man who had owned a Vestal business has admitted he defrauded the state out of $107,099 in sales taxes.

Authorities say 47-year-old Christopher DeProspo, who had lived in Endwell, has pleaded guilty in Broome County Court to felony grand larceny

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Binghamton Police Department
Binghamton Police Department

Binghamton Police Seek Suspect In Theft

City police are trying to track down a man in connection with a burglary on Binghamton's West Side.

Authorities say a purse was stolen from a residence during a July 19 burglary.

Investigators say a man used a credit card that had been in the purse a few minutes later at a nearby convenience store

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Broome Credit Card Fraud Suspects Sought

Investigators are trying to identify two suspects in connection with the use of a stolen credit card at three Broome County stores.

Authorities say a man and a woman made a purchase with someone else's credit card at a Manley's convenience store in Vestal on June 30

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Florida Fugitive Found In Johnson City

Johnson City police say officers tracked down a woman wanted in Florida after a complaint of suspicious activity in a parking lot.

Authorities say police received a report of a man and woman going through cars in the lot outside the Walmart store on Gannett Drive

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Bob Joseph/WNBF News

Mom, Son Sentenced To Prison In $14M Binghamton Fraud Case

Two Susquehanna County residents who admitted stealing more than $14 million from a Binghamton credit union have been sentenced to five years in federal prison.

Prosecutors say 47-year-old Laura Conarton of Great Bend was sentenced Thursday morning in United States District Court in Binghamton

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Broome Country Sheriff's Office
Broome Country Sheriff's Office

Three Arrested in Broome County For Check Fraud

Three Broome County women have been arrested by the Broome County Sherrif's Detective Division for suspicion of fraud.

Sheriff's officials say 22 year-old Brittany Krisko of Johnson City, 22 year-old Yvonne Scott of Johnson City, and 26 year-old Shanika Cooper of Binghamton have all been charged with conspiring to commit a fraudulent act

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