Monthly Archives: June 2015

DCA Investigators Honored at the U.S. Attorney’s Office Central District 14th Annual Law Enforcement Awards

LOS ANGELES – Three Department of Consumer Affairs’ Division of Investigation (DOI) investigators were recognized today at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California 14th Annual Law Enforcement Awards for their distinguished service. “It is an honor … Continue reading

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Preliminary Hearing Set for Owner of a Saratoga Medical Clinic

A preliminary hearing is set for Tuesday in Santa Clara County Superior Court for a Saratoga physician charged with two felonies for aiding and abetting the unlicensed practice of medicine at his clinic. An investigation led by the Health Quality … Continue reading

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Southern California Physician Convicted of Illegal Prescription of Controlled Substances Awaits Sentencing

A southern California physician recently convicted of illegally prescribing controlled substances appeared last month before a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge and will face sentencing in October. An investigation conducted by the Cerritos Field Office of the Department of … Continue reading

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Visalia Pharmacist Sentenced for Embezzlement, Forgery

KINGS COUNTY – A Visalia pharmacist has been sentenced in Kings County Superior Court to three years’ probation, community service and addiction treatment courses for illegally obtaining controlled substances, forging prescriptions, and embezzlement. Emily Clark was investigated by the Central … Continue reading

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Former Registered Nurse Sentenced to Jail, Probation

FRESNO – A former Registered Nurse has been sentenced in Fresno County Superior Court to 40 months in jail, and will be placed on probation upon his release following his no contest pleas to felony charges of obtaining controlled substances … Continue reading

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Registered Nurse Pleads Guilty to Obtaining Controlled Substances by Fraud

A Castro Valley Registered Nurse has pled guilty in Alameda County Superior Court to obtaining controlled substances by fraud. An investigation conducted by the Hayward Field Office of the Department of Consumer Affairs’ Division of Investigation found that between November … Continue reading

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