CRIMES

Squirrel Hill Psychiatrist Kenneth Stanko gets the slammer on drug charges

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Western District of Pennsylvania FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, August 11, 2017 Pittsburgh Psychiatrist Sentenced to Prison for Health Care Fraud, Illegally Distributing Oxycodone PITTSBURGH- A Squirrel Hill psychiatrist has been sentenced in federal court to a year and a day in prison, followed by three years of supervised release […]

Spokane Psychologists James Mitchell & Bruce Jessen to face torture trial in CIA waterboarding

  RT Contractors who created CIA’s torture program will face trial by jury August 9, 2017 The case against two psychologists who were paid over $80 million to devise the CIA’s torture program under the Bush administration will go to trial, after a federal judge in Spokane, Washington, denied their request to throw the lawsuit […]

NY Psych Marshall Hubsher, convicted of raping a patient, gets extra prison time for attempting to tamper with jury

  Newsday Former Sands Point psychiatrist gets added time for jury-tamper try By Bridget Murphy August 9, 2017 A Nassau judge Wednesday gave a former psychiatrist who had raped a patient extra prison time for donning a disguise and trying to tamper with the jury that found him guilty of the sex crime by leaving […]

Alan Emamdee, New Mexico Psychiatrist, arrested for sexually abusing patient

kob4 Farmington psychiatrist arrested for sexually abusing patient Devin Neeley July 21, 2017 FARMINGTON, N.M. — A Farmington doctor is behind bars after being arrested for sexual abuse of a patient, and police say there could be more victims. Farmington police arrested psychiatrist Alan Emamdee and charged him with six counts of criminal sexual penetration […]

RK Brahma, Indian Psychiatrist, arrested for death of patient

The Times of India Psychiatrist arrested for death of patient By Tamaghna Banerjee July 18, 2017 KOLKATA: A 67-year-old psychiatrist in Salt Lake was arrested and sent to jail for 14 days on charges of culpable homicide not amounting to murder of a middle aged automobile engineer who was undergoing treatment at his nursing home […]

Wyoming Psychiatrist Matthew Hopkins, back in jail, got drunk and crashed his bicycle

Powell Tribune Cody psychiatrist re-arrested after alleged drunk biking By CJ Baker July 18, 2017 A Cody psychiatrist is back in jail after he allegedly got drunk and crashed his bicycle — disobeying orders from two different judges to stay away from alcohol. “I can’t believe this happened to me,” Dr. Matthew Hopkins said in […]

Marshall Hubsher, NY Psychiatrist, disguised himself, tried to tamper with his jury – but was convicted of raping a patient anyway

Newsday Nassau DA: Disgraced psychiatrist admits jury tampering try By Bridget Murphy July 12, 2017 A disgraced psychiatrist from Sands Point who is serving a prison sentence for raping a patient admitted Tuesday to trying to tamper with the jury that convicted him by donning a disguise and slipping the panel copies of a note […]

Luis Escabi-Pérez, Puerto Rico Psychiatrist – Sentenced for Fraud

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office District of Puerto Rico FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, July 3, 2017 Former Psychiatrist Sentenced For Social Security Fraud SAN JUAN, P.R. – Psychiatrist Luis Escabi-Pérez was sentenced to five years of probation, 500 hours of community service and ordered to pay a restitution of $230,244, for fraud in the […]

Shoichiro Kaneko, Japanese Psychiatrist, Gets 5 year prison term – negligent in plowing his car into 5 people, killing one

The Mainichi Doctor handed 5-year prison term after epileptic fit led to fatal car crash June 27, 2017 A doctor who plowed his car into pedestrians in downtown Tokyo in 2015 after suffering an epileptic fit, killing one of them and injuring four others, was handed a five-year prison term on June 27. The Tokyo […]

Omar Hasan, WV Psychiatrist, found not credible by Board of Medicine after denying sexual relationship with patient

Register-Herald Beckley psychiatrist’s license suspended due to inappropriate patient relationship By Wendy Holdren June 26, 2017 The West Virginia Board of Medicine has suspended for one year the license of a Beckley psychiatrist due to an inappropriate sexual relationship with a former patient. Dr. Omar Khalid Hasan of Raleigh Psychiatric Services denied the allegations, but […]

Jason Hui-Tek Yang, California Psychiatrist, convicted for involvement in insurance fraud

Business Insurance By Joyce Famakinwa June 8, 2017 The California Department of Industrial Relations and its Division of Workers’ Compensation said Wednesday it has suspended Pasadena, California-based psychiatrist Jason Hui-Tek Yang from participating in California’s workers compensation system. Dr. Yang was convicted in Riverside County Superior Court for his involvement in an insurance fraud conspiracy […]

Temitope Oluwagbemisola Ademola, Scottish Psychiatrist, convicted of assaulting patient , kicking her and covering her mouth to stop breathing

The Press and Journal NHS Grampian doctor suspended for assaulting disabled patient By Jon Hebditch June 8, 2017 A former NHS Grampian doctor has been suspended after assaulting and threatening a disabled patient. Dr Temitope Oluwagbemisola Ademola has been disciplined by the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) following her actions at Cornhill Hospital in Aberdeen […]

Psychiatrist Marek Walczyk of Chicago Fined $100,000 – Immigration Fraud

LAW360 Doc Giving Citizenship Test Waiver Gets Probation, $100K Fine By Jessica Corso May 22, 2017 A Chicago psychiatrist was sentenced to three years probation and a $100,000 fine Monday by a judge who questioned why it took the federal government so long to indict him for trying to procure a U.S. citizenship test waiver […]

Riaz Mazcuri, Psychiatrist, Licensed in Florida & Texas – Convicted in $158 Million Fraud

23 years ago Mazcuri was on the Florida Attorney General’s radar. The AG received complaints about an Orlando psychiatric hospital, University Behavioral Center where Mazcuri was the psychiatrist. Former patients said they were led to believe they had signed up for a free trip to a health spa! And then held against their will! Now, […]

Theodore Jasper, NJ Psychiatrist – “World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist” – License Revoked

South Passaic Daily Voice Clifton’s ‘World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist’ Loses License For Sex With Patient By Jerry DeMarco CLIFTON, N.J. — A Clifton psychiatrist who had sex with a patient in his office and at her home — for which she gave him gifts that included a “World’s Sexiest Psychiatrist” pin — had his license revoked […]