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Serial Scammer Jailed For Posing As An Immigration Lawyer

Police arrested a Bronx man yesterday for continuing to scam immigrants by posing as an immigration lawyer after repeated court orders demanding that he stop, dating back more than a decade. Edwin Rivera, 68, ran an operation called Immigracion Hoy News Today out of a storefront in Westchester Square. Though the business was billed as an accounting office, Rivera advertised himself as an attorney with more than 30 years of experience, targeting undocumented immigrants looking to legalize their status, according to the Attorney General's Office, which announced his arrest.
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