Elder Abuse Case Leads Accountant to Prison

Elder abuse is one of the country’s fastest growing crimes. It is committed by relatives, friends, strangers, and even trusted advisors. Now, an accountant who targeted an elderly client and stole more than $1.2 million from her has been sentenced to prison. Barry Palczewski is going to state...

After Targeting the Terminally Ill and the Elderly, Estate Planning CEO and Employee Head to Prison

He saw “death as a holiday.” He targeted the terminally ill and the elderly. He stole millions of dollars. Federal prosecutors say that Joseph A. Caramadre, the president, chief executive officer, and majority owner of Estate Planning Resources in Cranston, R.I., did all this – and...