January 10, 2014

California Man Sentenced to 5 Years in Federal Prison for Debit Card Fraud and Student Loan Fraud

A California man was recently sentenced to 63 months in federal prison for debit card fraud and student loan fraud. Mordechay Altit, 34, of Elk Grove, had pleaded guilty in August to two counts of mail fraud and one count of money laundering. Altit’s sentence was handed down by U.S. District Judge Garland E. Burrell. Court […]

December 24, 2013

California Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy

A man from Elk Grove, California, was recently sentenced to federal prison for conspiring to commit mortgage fraud. Sean Patrick Gjerde, 37, received two and a half years for the fraud conspiracy as well as for making false statements in loan applications. Gjerde pleaded guilty to the charges in December of last year. According to a […]