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A Brief Look at Crime 11/30 – 12/06

Two Las Vegas Men Indicted for Alleged Multimillion-Dollar Sports Betting Scheme Two men in Las Vegas have been indicted on federal charges in Nevada for allegedly running a multimillion-dollar sports betting scheme and defrauding more than 600 investors. A federal grand jury returned a 14-count indictment against John Frank Thomas III, 75, and Thomas Joseph […]

A Brief Look at Crime 11/23 – 11/29

Aria hotel-casino in Las Vegas receives $12K COVID-19 penalty from OSHA  Aria hotel-casino in Las Vegas and Eureka Owl Club in Eureka each received penalties from the state for COVID-19 safety violations last week, according to the Division of Industrial Relations’ Nevada Occupational Safety and Health Administration, also known as OSHA. The citation to Aria […]

A Brief Look at Crime 11/02 – 11/08

Locals concerned over recent Las Vegas Strip crime, as aggravated assaults climb The recent streak of violence on the Las Vegas Strip continued early Friday morning, with another fight leading to another shooting. This shooting happened in the MGM Grand on the casino floor near elevators, nobody was hurt. This comes after a fight on […]

A Brief Look at Crime 10/26 – 11/01

COVID-19 benefit payments spent on poker machines as gambling hits record high in Queensland Gambling on poker machines has hit a record high in Queensland since venues reopened, with data from the Office of Liquor and Gaming showing almost $293 million spent in July and similar amounts in every month since. That’s compared to $161 […]

A Brief Look at Crime 10/05 – 10/11

Shooting on Las Vegas Strip injures 2; several arrests made Several people have been arrested after two people were injured following a shooting on the Las Vegas Strip, authorities said. Metro Police said the shooting occurred about 2 a.m. Saturday on the sidewalk in front of the Paris Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. Officers arrived […]

A Brief Look at Crime 9/21 – 10/04

7 Accused of Stealing $390K Through PPP Loan, Casino Money Laundering Scheme, SC Feds Say Three South Carolina residents and four Georgians were charged this week with conspiracy to commit wire fraud and conspiracy to commit money laundering in a major scheme involving a casino, drugs, and stealing hundreds of thousands through a Paycheck Protection […]

A Brief Look at Crime 07/13 – 07/19

Woman Left 4 Year Old Girl Alone While She was Gambling A New Jersey  woman who pleaded guilty to leaving her 4-year-old girl alone in a hotel room while she gambled at an eastern Pennsylvania  casino last fall has been placed on five years’ probation. LehighValleyLive.com reports that 27-year-old Rebecca Yandoli said Tuesday she’s taken […]

A Brief Look at Crime 06/29 – 07/05

Now betting giant WILL have to pay £3.5million fine over death of addict  The gambling giant accused of using a ‘blatant’ legal loophole to dodge a £3.5million fine for their role in a young man’s suicide performed a dramatic U-turn this morning. Chris Bruney, from Sheffield, took his own life hours after being plied with […]

A Brief Look at Crime 06/22 – 06/28

Gambling dispute may have sparked Monday night shooting in SE Cedar Rapids According to the Cedar Rapids Police Department, three men — ages 21, 32, and 38, — were shot at about 11 p.m. Monday night in the 700 block of 16th Street SE. Police said the men were at a party at a residence […]

A Brief Look at Crime 04/20 – 04/26

UK iGaming Firms Under Fire For Targeting Problem Gamblers During Covid-19 Lockdown The social distancing guidelines necessitated by the COVID-19 pandemic have led to widespread lockdowns in an effort to quell the spread of the coronavirus in the UK. With captive market of gamblers stuck at home with few options to relieve their boredom, online […]

A Brief Look at Crime 08/19 – 08/25

Man Stabbed and Killed Wife After Losing Thousands Gambling This week a court in London a court heard testimony that gambling addict Jalal Uddin allegedly stabbed his wife in the face after rowing about money in January. The 47-year old chef was said to have stabbed Asma Begun, 31, at their family home in East […]

A Brief Look at Crime 5/6 – 5/12

Police: Dead robber hit same casino in November  Police say a 49-year-old twice-convicted bank robber who died exchanging gunfire with police while trying to flee a casino robbery was responsible for a similar heist in November at the same Las Vegas Strip resort. Clark County Assistant Sheriff Charles Hank showed side-by-side photos Monday of Michael […]

A Brief Look at Crime 4/15 – 4/21

Admitted College Embezzler Negotiates with State  It’s been over a year and no charges have been filed against Henrietta Trujillo. The former Northern New Mexico College finance director resigned her position in March 2017 and provided her supervisor with a box of evidence detailing how she allegedly kept over $200,00 from the College. New Mexico […]

A Brief Look at Crime 01/28 – 02/03

Two Nuns Alleged to Have Embezzled $500,000 Two longtime nuns at St. James Catholic School in Torrance allegedly embezzled as much as $500,000 in tuition, fees and donations, perhaps spending some of the money on trips and gambling at casinos while telling parents the school was operating on a shoestring budget, it was reported Thursday. […]

A Brief Look at Crime 01/14 – 01/20

Two Kelowna women charged with stealing $180K from Okanagan hospice  The Central Okanagan Hospice Association (COHA), whose mandate is to offer care, comfort and support for the dying, is under the microscope now that two former employees have been charged with fraud and theft. A little more than a year ago, Global Okanagan was first […]