A Maryland woman who joined a family scheme that defrauded the Department of Veterans Affairs of at least $1 million was convicted of federal charges and now faces up to 15 years in prison.
Mary Francis Biggs, 65, was found guilty Monday of conspiracy to commit fraud and theft of government property. The jury concluded that Biggs had colluded with her daughter Angela Farr, a Navy veteran, to obtain $170,000 in disability benefits in her husband’s name.
The Command Advance to Position (CA2P) DMAP window for the August MNA Cycle is open through August 26!
CO's who want to advance their DMAP-eligible ABF3s, ABH3s, GSM3s, and CS3s who PNA'd on the latest E-5 exam can nominate their Sailors to open E-5 billets at their command by submitting a Member Realignment Request (MRR) in MyNavy Advancement (MNA).
Most Navy websites do not comply with regulations to promote the Veterans Crisis Line, an internal audit found, as officials take unprecedented steps to prevent suicide in the military. The Navy mandates that a suicide hotline for veterans be accessible from the homepage of every Navy website, but a previously unreported internal audit found that most of the pages reviewed were not in compliance.