Fort Worth Fraud Crime Lawyers
The Crime of Fraud
Fraud is a large category of
white collar crime that includes a whole host of nonviolent criminal offenses punishable
by both state and federal laws. Fraud typically involves intentional or
deliberate acts of deception motivated by financial gain. And while fraud
can be difficult to prosecute, the punishments can be extremely harsh,
including incarceration and steep fines.
If you or someone you love in Fort Worth has been charged with fraud, a
lawyer could be your best chance at a positive outcome to your criminal
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Types of Fraudulent Crimes
Common types of fraud include tax fraud, insurance, healthcare fraud, mail
fraud, credit card fraud, internet fraud online identity theft, wire fraud
and frauds involving the government (Social Security, Welfare, Workers'
Compensation). It's important to understand that committing fraud
only requires intent. In the eyes of the law, it does not matter whether
or not the fraud ever reaches fruition or leads to financial or other
types of gain or profit. The crime occurs in the deception, the deliberate
act or attempt to defraud another person or entity.
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While this distinction makes fraud easier to define, it also makes it more
difficult to detect and to prosecute, especially in today's high-tech
world. Ironically, one of the most effective investigative strategies
government agencies and law enforcement can employ today is a simple interview,
a low-tech strategy whereby the suspect incriminates themselves.
Don't let this happen to you or your loved ones living in the state
of Texas. If you've been charged with fraud, don't talk to anyone
about your case and contact an experienced
Fort Worth criminal defense lawyer from The Alband Law Firm as soon as possible. We are skilled litigators
who can protect your rights and provide insight you need.