CRIMES

Bosnian Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic, war criminal, prison sentence extended from 40 years to life

The Telegraph Sentence increased to life for wartime Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic By Nick Squires March 20, 2019 Former Bosnian Serb political leader Radovan Karadzic was sentenced to life in prison after a UN court rejected his appeal and increased his original sentence of 40 years behind bars. Karadzic was found guilty of genocide, […]

Utah Psychiatrist Joel Hanson, hired by Ascendant Behavioral Health’s Comprehensive Treatment Center after pleading guilty to privacy and witness tampering

ABC4 Psychiatrist at new substance clinic has addiction and recovery in his own past Dr. Joel Hanson pleaded guilty to privacy and witness tampering charges in 2000 By Rick Aaron March 19, 2019 TAYLORSVILLE (ABC4 News) – The owners of a new addiction recovery clinic hope to help in battle against Utah’s opioid crisis and […]

Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic, Bosnia Wartime Leader, Convicted of Genocide for Massacre

Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Hague Court Set To Rule On Bosnian Serb Wartime Leader Karadzic’s Appeal March 18, 2019 A ruling is expected on March 20 on former Bosnian Serb wartime leader Radovan Karadzic’s appeal against his conviction in The Hague for genocide and other atrocities during the Balkan wars of the 1990s. Along with […]

Prabakar Rajan Thomas, Melbourne Psychiatrist, to be sentenced next month – sexual assault on patient

The Age Melbourne psychiatrist sexually assaulted vulnerable patient By Karen Sweeney March 15, 2019 A Melbourne psychiatrist who sexually assaulted a vulnerable long-term patient has been slammed for the “absolutely catastrophic” impact of his abuse of power. Prabakar Rajan Thomas, 69, pleaded guilty to a charge of sexual assault on Friday, more than three years […]

Psychiatrist Radovan Karadzic could be jailed for life when war crimes court delivers verdict next week

Balkan Insight Radovan Karadzic: Psychiatrist-Poet Who Led Bosnian Serbs to War Radovan Karadzic, the Bosnian Serbs’ wartime president, spent years on the run before he was caught and tried, and could now be jailed for the rest of his life when the Hague war crimes court delivers its final verdict next week. March 14, 2019 […]

South Carolina Psychiatrist/Burglar Ian Gale Sentenced

The Associated Press December 3, 1979 Psychiatrist-Burglar Sentenced to 15 Years A psychiatrist was sentenced by a judge Monday to 15 years in prison on one count of housebreaking and larceny for carrying out a series of burglaries that netted about $300,000 worth of property from homes in fashionable neighborhoods. Dr. Ian Gale was ordered […]

Wisconsin Psychiatrist Alice Dean Convicted of Fraud

The Associated Press August 13, 1980 Psychiatrist Sentenced to India for Medicaid Fraud Wisconsin’s attorney general is unhappy with a Milwaukee judge’s decision to send suburban psychiatrist Alice Dean to India to serve an alternative sentence for Medicaid fraud. Ms. Dean, convicted of obtaining $13,285 in fraudulent payments, has been directed to spend three years […]

O.C. psychiatrist Robert Perez, guilty in drug conspiracy case

Orange County Register O.C. psychiatrist pleads guilty in prescription drug diversion scheme By City News Service February 26, 2019 SANTA ANA — A Santa Ana-based psychiatrist pleaded guilty Monday to participating in a scheme to disseminate prescriptions for opioids and other drugs for non-medical reasons. Dr. Robert Tinoco Perez of Westminster, 56, signed a plea […]

Patients hope Fayetteville psychiatrist ‘never practices again’ after alleged prescription fraud

Atlanta Journal-Constitution Patients hope Fayetteville doctor ‘never practices again’ after alleged prescription fraud February 11, 2019 By Zachary Hansen Former patients of a Fayette County psychiatrist said they weren’t surprised when she, her husband and two of her nurse practitioners were accused by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration of an illegal prescription scheme. Now they’re […]

Psychiatrist Brian Lahey suspended in Kansas found “practicing” in Missouri

Kansas City Star Psychiatrist accused of sex with Overland Park patients still practices in Missouri By Andy Marso February 11, 2019 A former Overland Park psychiatrist continues to practice in Missouri after being suspended in Kansas and facing an investigation by the state medical board. The Kansas Board of Healing Arts suspended Brian Patrick Lahey’s […]

New Hartford Psychiatrist Surendra Johri, found guilty in sex abuse trial – sentencing April 11

WKTV GUILTY VERDICT IN NEW HARTFORD PSYCHIATRIST’S SEX ABUSE TRIAL February 7, 2019 By Joleen Ferris UTICA, N.Y. — A judge reached a guilty verdict in the sex abuse trial of a New Hartford psychiatrist, accused of inappropriately touching and exposing himself to two patients. Doctor Surendra Johri was found guilty of two counts of […]

George David, Fremont psychiatrist, arrested Monday in Fraud case

San Francisco Chronicle Bay Area psychiatrist indicted in disability fraud scheme By Megan Cassidy February 6, 2019 A federal grand jury has indicted a Bay Area psychiatrist and a Union City woman in what prosecutors describe as a scheme to defraud California’s disability program by securing benefits for people who lied about an illness, injury […]

Surendra Johri, NY psychiatrist – trial begins – accused of engaging in sexual misconduct with patients

Observer Dispatch Sex abuse trial begins for New Hartford psychiatrist Johri By Jolene Cleaver February 4, 2019 UTICA — The first of two alleged sexual assault victims took the stand Monday in Utica City Court to testify against their former psychiatrist, Dr. Surendra Johri. Johri, of New Hartford, is accused of engaging in sexual misconduct […]

Ginari Price, Fayetteville Psychiatrist, signed more than a thousand prescriptions – from her jail cell

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution DEA: Husband, nurses illegally sign 1K prescriptions while psychiatrist was jailed for DUI Updated Jan 28, 2019 By Zachary Hansen, Authorities said a psychiatrist signed more than a thousand prescriptions in Fayetteville — from her jail cell. Her husband and two of her nurse practitioners joined her in jail after allegedly writing […]

Ajit Trikha, Illinois Psychiatrist, Sentenced for Defrauding Medicare $1.755 million

Belleville News-Democrat (Illinois) Belleville psychiatrist sentenced to more than two years for fraud By Beth Hundsdorfer April 3, 2008 A Belleville psychiatrist received a 30-month prison sentence today after he admitted to defrauding Medicare of $1.755 million. Ajit Trikha, 55, pleaded guilty to two counts of health care fraud in June by overbilling Medicare and […]

Welsh psychiatrist Brian Harris’ license revoked – continued to “practice” while under investigation for sexual misconduct

BMJ Psychiatrist who saw patients after being told to stop practising is struck off By Clare Dyer December 15, 2017 A former consultant psychiatrist who ignored an order from the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service to stop practising while under investigation for misconduct has been struck off the UK medical register. Brian Harris, 77, of south […]

Virginia Psychiatrist Alberto Cervantes Sentenced to Prison – Insurance Fraud

WJHL Southwest Virginia psychiatrist sentenced to prison for healthcare, wire fraud By Olivia Carey January 9, 2019 ABINGDON, VA (WJHL) – Psychiatrist Alberto Cervantes was sentenced to 7 months in prison on Wednesday. Cervantes pleaded guilty to defrauding Virginia Medicaid and United Healthcare by billing insurance programs while carrying out a sexual relationship with one […]

Hicksville psychiatrist Raj A. Danthuluri – convicted of sexual abuse

newsday.com Hicksville psychiatrist convicted of sexual abuse By ZACHARY R. DOWDY A Hicksville psychiatrist faces up to a year in prison for sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl during counseling in his offices in Rego Park, Queens, authorities said yesterday, but the therapist\’s attorney vowed to appeal the verdict. Raj A. Danthuluri, 40, of 810 Highview […]

Zabrin Inan, Chicago Psychiatrist, charged with felony child abduction

CBS Chicago Psychiatrist Charged With Abducting Kids March 3, 2011 CHICAGO (CBS) — A Gold Coast psychiatrist was arrested at O’Hare International Airport Wednesday, after she allegedly took her two children across state lines without the consent of their father. Dr. Zabrin Inan, 43, of the 1000 block of North Lake Shore Drive, was charged […]

Psychiatrist Nidal Malik Hasan Sentenced to Death – Faces Years and Years on Death Row

Los Angeles Times Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan sentenced to death for Ft. Hood shooting By Molly Hennessy-Fiske August 28, 2013 FT. HOOD, Texas — A military jury has sentenced Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan to death in connection with the mass shooting at this central Texas Army post four years ago that killed 13 and wounded […]

Florida Psychiatrist Patricia Hough Gets Prison Time For Tax Evasion – Must Repay $15 Million

The Ledger Psychiatrist Gets 2-Year Sentence for Tax Evasion By SHELBY WEBB May 11, 2014 FORT MYERS | An Englewood doctor convicted last fall of filing false tax returns and conspiring to defraud the Internal Revenue Service was sentenced Friday to two years in federal prison and three years of supervised release. Dr. Patricia Hough, […]

Psychiatrist Aubrey Levin’s Wife Convicted for Attempting to Bribe Juror in his Sexual Assault Criminal Case

CBC News Erica Levin found guilty in juror bribing case Wife of psychiatrist Aubrey Levin found to have obstructed justice by trying to bribe jury member in his trial October 09, 2014 A Calgary woman has been found guilty of trying to bribe a juror in the sexual assault trial against her husband. Erica Levin, […]

Montana Psychiatrists James Peak and Nathan Munn, Sex Offenders, Want Licenses Back

Billings Gazette Billings psychiatrist seeking return of medical license will have to wait By Cindy Uken January 17, 2014 A Billings psychiatrist’s quest for a second chance to practice medicine has stalled temporarily. Dr. James H. Peak, 51, sought reinstatement of his license from the state Board of Medical Examiners on Friday but the board […]

Carla Rodgers, Psychiatrist, Testifies in Defense of Psychiatrist Who Felt Boobs to Check Blood Pressure

Courier Times Expert testifies that Doylestown psychiatrist used proper procedure By Hayden Mitman October 10, 2014 A medical expert called to defend a Doylestown psychiatrist charged with fondling eight female patients said she believed the doctor had acted properly when he checked the women’s heart rate and blood pressure. Testifying Thursday in Bucks County Court, […]

Psychiatrist Sharon Iglehart, Houston, Arrested in $158 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme – “false claims for mental health treatment”

Department of Justice Office of Public Affairs Houston Doctor Indicted for Her Alleged Role in $158 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, December 17, 2013 A Houston doctor has been arrested on charges related to her alleged participation in a $158 million Medicare fraud scheme involving false claims for mental health treatment. Acting […]

Psychiatrist Thomas Sachy Jailed – charged with contempt

Jones County News Psychiatrist jailed for contempt of court by Debbie Lurie-Smith February 7, 2010 A local psychiatrist who alleged corruption of the Jones County’s Sheriff’s Department and Superior Court system now resides at the Jones County Law Enforcement Center as a result of a contempt charge. Dr. Thomas H. Sachy was ordered incarcerated by […]

Psychiatrist Morris Fraser on list of Britain’s most depraved men

The People March 2, 2014 Northern Ireland Britain’s most depraved men GEOFFREY PRIME THE PIE [Paedophile Information Exchange] member and Russian-speaking traitor worked for the RAF and Britain’s spy nerve centre, GCHQ. He was exposed when police investigating a sex assault found his spy gear and PIE magazines. He scoured local newspapers in Hereford for […]

Enrique Lara Gonzalez, Mexico Chief Psychiatrist, Masterminded Murder of Another Psychiatrist According to Police

The Yucantan Times Murder of a Psychiatrist, the case that has shocked Mérida August 29th, 2014 The trial that will determine the guilt or innocence of psychiatrists Enrique Lara Gonzalez and Pablo Santos García Gutiérrez for the murder of their colleague Felipe de Jesus Triay Peniche will take place in February 2015. After Judge Luis […]

Hawaii Psychiatrist Robert Brown – Well Known Honolulu Chief of Psychiatry – Accused of Sexually Preying on Students Decades ago – but now victims are Suing

Psychiatrist Ali Salim, Faces 37 Years in Prison – Killed (and Raped) Mother and her Unborn Daughter

Columbus Dispatch Judge revokes bond of doctor convicted in deaths of pregnant woman, unborn child By Laura Arenschield November 8, 2013 DELAWARE, Ohio — In the year and a half since Deanna Ballman’s body was found in the back seat of her car, the doctor who ultimately was convicted of raping her and killing both […]