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Retired New York City Police Officer John Famularo of Nassau County, standing in a green sweat shirt, is arraigned in Supreme Court in Manhattan. Four Nassau County men are accused of organizing a Social Security disability scheme that prompted 80 retired New York City firefighters and police officers to lie about their mental conditions and fake symptoms to obtain benefits to which they were not entitled. (Jan. 7, 2014)(Credit: Charles Eckert)

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Key players in FDNY, NYPD Social Security fraud case

Four Nassau County men are accused of organizing a Social Security disability scheme that prompted 80 retired New York City firefighters and police officers to lie about their mental conditions and fake symptoms to obtain benefits to which they were not entitled, Manhattan prosecutors said.