Category Archives: Sacramento Field Office

Rohnert Park Vocational Nurse Arrested on Felony Prescription Drug Charges

Jennifer Renee Carter, of Rohnert Park, a licensed Vocational Nurse, was arrested on April 13, 2017, on two felony charges of prescription forgery and obtaining a prescription by fraud. Investigators from the California Department of Consumer Affairs’ Division of Investigation … Continue reading

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Chiropractor Arrested for Unlicensed Practice of Medicine

Northern California woman used the designation of “D. PSc.” in her advertisements A Northern California chiropractor was arrested January 16, 2017, and charged with practicing medicine without a license. Diem Thi Nguyen, of El Dorado Hills, is licensed by the … Continue reading

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Unlicensed Nurse Faces Charges in Placer and Sacramento Counties

A Placer County woman faces criminal charges in both Placer and Sacramento counties after she allegedly posed as a Registered Nurse and used someone else’s professional license to gain employment at five area health care facilities. Lara Noelle Bennett, of … Continue reading

Posted in Board of Registered Nursing, Department of Consumer Affairs, Division of Investigation, Placer County District Attorney's Office, Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office, Sacramento Field Office

Nurse Charged with Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substances

Redding woman took opioid tablets from hospital. Licensed vocational nurse (LVN) Erin Bullock, of Redding, will appear in court on November 8, 2016, after the Shasta County District Attorney’s Office charged her with one felony count of unlawful possession of … Continue reading

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Two Charged with Identity Theft and Unlicensed Practice of Engineering

Sacramento area father and son charged with felony and misdemeanor counts Igor Roman Kravets and his son Orest, owners of Kravets Development Group, in Carmichael, have been charged with five counts, including two felony counts for filing false documents with … Continue reading

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Central Valley Physical Therapist Charged with Insurance Fraud

Devra Ann Bommarito, of Stockton, was arrested and charged by the San Joaquin County District Attorney’s Office with two felony counts of insurance fraud, one felony count of grand theft and one felony count of falsifying records. Bommarito, who owns … Continue reading

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Investigation Leads to Convictions for Illegal Practice of Veterinary Medicine

Former Novato Veterinarian Charles Galvin pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges of practicing veterinary medicine without a license and conspiracy to commit a crime last month in Marin County Superior Court. Galvin’s assistant, Gail Ann Caughie, of Sepastopol, also pleaded … Continue reading

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Physician Assistant Charged with Writing Illegal Prescriptions

El Dorado Hills Woman Charged with 30 Felony Counts An arraignment is scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2015 in El Dorado County Superior Court for an El Dorado Hills physician assistant charged with 30 felony counts of unlawfully writing prescriptions … Continue reading

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Registered Nurse Sentenced To Three Years Probation

A Chico Registered Nurse has been placed on three years criminal probation for stealing powerful prescription drugs including hydromorphone, morphine and oxycodone. Michael Alan Headley received the probation sentence after a no contest plea to felony and misdemeanor charges. He … Continue reading

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Canine Care, Inc. Ordered To Pay $150,000 In Restitution For The Unlicensed Practice Of Veterinary Medicine

SACRAMENTO – Canine Care, Inc. has been ordered to pay $150,000 in restitution for the unlicensed practice of veterinary medicine following a settlement agreement with law enforcement authorities. An investigation into Canine Care, Inc. led by the Division of Investigation … Continue reading

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