FBI Mortgage Fraud Investigations Jump 400% in Five Years

The FBI was aware for years of "pervasive and growing" fraud in the mortgage industry that eventually contributed to America’s financial meltdown, but did not take definitive action to stop it.

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MORTGAGE FRAUD IS INVESTIGATED BY THE FBI Mortgage Fraud is investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and is punishable by up to 30 years in federal prison or $1,000,000 fine, or both. It is illegal for a person to make any false statement

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The FBI’s financial institution/mortgage fraud investigations pursue those who endanger the stability of our banking system and the safety of assets and personal information the public has.

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FBI on the Lookout for Mortgage Fraud.. to 21,994 in the last two years and the dollar value of these crimes increased to $1.01 billion, according to a Federal Bureau of Investigation report..

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Safi Sobh, 34, of Dearborn, was sentenced to 10 years in prison by U.S. District Judge Patrick Duggan on his May 15 jury trial conviction for leading a mortgage fraud conspiracy that used inflated.

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Mortgage fraud costs the industry and consumers millions of dollars each year. While no reliable numbers are available to measure the extent of mortgage fraud, the trend data that is available is troubling. The FBI reports a fivefold increase in mortgage fraud investigations from 2001 through 2004. Page 41 PREV PAGE TOP OF DOC Fraud schemes are.

The number of open FBI mortgage fraud investigations has increased more than five-fold in the past three years, from 102 probes in 2001 to 533 as of June 30 this year, the FBI said.

Centreville – A Centreville man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for his alleged part in a $1.5 million mortgage-fraud scheme. This ongoing investigation is being conducted by the FBI’s.