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In your own words, summarize what is fraudulent about the conduct. Discuss why it’s a white-collar crime and what type of crime this is, i.e., an investment fraud scheme, false advertising, mail/wire fraud, or another category of financial crime.

For this assignment, I want you to apply your new knowledge to a timely topicfraud schemes and scams related to the pandemic. Unfortunately, every natural disaster seems to spawn scams designed to play on people’s fears. In our current situation, there are several ways that we are seeing fraud related to coronavirus. This can include sales of fake virus tests or cures; fraudulent applications for government benefits; or scams designed to separate individuals from their pandemic stimulus checks. The most brazen one I’ve seen so far was this (alleged) fake drive-thru testing site in Kentucky, (Links to an external site.) where law enforcement is investigating a pop-up testing site that charged people $200 per test and promised results in 24 hours. 1. Find a news article (reputable news sites or official press releases from government regulators or law enforcement only) that relates to an incident of fraud that’s related to the pandemic in some manner. 2. In your own words, summarize what is fraudulent about the conduct. Discuss why it’s a white-collar crime and what type of crime this is, i.e., an investment fraud scheme, false advertising, mail/wire fraud, or another category of financial crime. Also, share what the public can do to prevent being a victim of this particular fraud. 3. Provide a link to the news story you’re discussing.