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Submission + - Retired New York police, firefighters indicted in vast 9/11 fraud scheme (csmonitor.com) 1

Taco Cowboy writes: 106 ex-firemen / ex-cops were rounded up and arrested Tuesday morning as part of a massive investigation into disability fraud in the New York City area, authorities said Tuesday.

Among them, a motorcycle daredevil, a black-belt karate teacher and deep sea fisherman.

What makes their indictments so special is that, while they claim disability compensation due to the distresses they had received in the 9/11 incident, many of them posted pictures of themselves on Facebook ( http://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/glenn-lieberman.jpg http://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/louis-hurtado.jpg http://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/michael-scialabba.jpg http://thenypost.files.wordpress.com/2014/01/richard-cosentino.jpg ) doing things that they claim they couldn't do due to their so-called disability.

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