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Million dollar grant will help D.A. prosecute fraud

Original post made on Nov 12, 2012

The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office received $1.3 million in grants to combat insurance fraud, District Attorney Mark Peterson announced Friday. The grants will aid in the county's continuing effort to aggressively investigate and prosecute of workers' compensation, automobile insurance, and disability and healthcare fraud.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 9, 2012, 1:26 PM

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Posted by Ave, a resident of San Ramon
on Nov 12, 2012 at 8:41 am

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Who will investigate the fraud of illegals stealing $1000 per non-existent relative year after year? Many claim 20 at a time for $20,000---IRS knows but refuses to do anything---Obama voters.

Posted by Woody, a resident of Danville
on Nov 13, 2012 at 5:03 pm

Where did the 1.3 Mil come from and why does the DA need a special grant to do their job?

This all part of the scam that is the State of CA Budget. They take the property and sales tax money from the localities, then pass it back to them as "grants" thereby indebting the local politicians and representitives. When they State needs something i.e. more taxes, they now have "local support". Wake up people!

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