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Housing Authority of Racine County Fraud Unit Recovered $147k Last Year

The Housing Authority of Racine County reported this week that its Fraud Investigation Unit (FIU) helped it recover more than $147,000 in 2020.  The FIU, which began in 2017, consists of retired police detectives who investigate allegations of fraud and unreported income in order to maintain the integrity of Housing Authority programs.  Administratively, the FIU […]

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Police: Chicago Men Try To Get Car Loan With Fake ID’s

Two Chicago men with attempted fraud and identity theft after they tried to get a car loan with someone else’s driver’s license at Educator’s Credit Union in Sturtevant. Kevin Shealey, 49, and Jeffrey Maxwell, 42, were charged by the Racine County District Attorney’s Office with attempted fraud against a financial institution and felony personal identity […]