Solomon Dwek is a convicted felon. Dwek was a former real estate investor who became an FBI informant. Contents. 1 Personal profile; 2. The book, released on March 15, was written by Ted Sherman and Josh Margolin and details Solomon Dwek’s ponzi scheme and how his cooperation with the. The book, released on March 15, was written by Ted Sherman and Josh Margolin and details Solomon Dwek’s ponzi scheme and how his.

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Views Read Edit View history. To keep reading please join our mailing list. Meet the cooperator behind N. For instance, neither Peter Cammarano, then the Hoboken mayor arresrs all of three weeks, nor Michael Schffer, a North Hudson Utilities Authority commissioner, knew who he was during a series of meetings at the Malibu Diner. Retrieved October 23, Born to a Sephardic Syrian Jewish family and a resident of Deal Parka neighborhood in Ocean Agrests, New JerseyDwek ran a real estate empire based on a pyramid scheme in and around Monmouth County under multiple business names, and was vice-president of the Deal Yeshiva, a non-profit Orthodox Jewish religious school which his parents founded.

Solomon Dwek

ardests The bankruptcy was converted to a Chapter 11 reorganization. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Click here to sign up for Daily Voice’s free daily emails and news alerts. The split verdict in Leona Beldini’s case was hailed as a victory by both sides and may have arrfsts doubt on the government’s use of Solomon Dwek as an informant. Based on an agreement between the government and Dwek, he is formally accepting from to months in federal prison.

Solomon Dwek, crooked developer turned FBI informant, pleads guilty in $50M fraud

Arrexts fraud Federalmisconduct by a corporate official State. He also particpated in the investigation of an international ring involving Sephardic rabbis who laundered millions of dollars through charitable, non-profit groups.


Retrieved June 24, Posing as a law-breaking contractor, Dwek paid bribes in recorded transactions with several North Jersey mayors and public officials, the FBI said.

Ex-Jersey City Deputy Mayor Beldini’s lawyer files brief that argues campaign contribution violations aren’t a federal crime and her bribery conviction should be dismissed. Welcome arresgs Paramus Daily Voice!

Prior to his arrest, Dwek was well known for his philanthropy both inside and outside of the Jewish community; [ citation needed ] such as in when he befriended Ryan Michael Saberon, a 7 year old non-Jewish boy with terminal cancer whose medical and funeral expenses were paid by him.

Key government witness in ex-Secaucus mayor’s extortion trial jailed after bail revoked”. He served the two prison terms concurrently. Dwek admired for kindness to sick boy, other generous acts. As complaints mounted from people who said Dwek had conned them out of enormous sums of money, his options rwek avoiding prison shrank. Dwek nearly breaks down when asked if he has any friends, outside FBI agents.

Dwej when asked whether he had any friends. Because Dwek was an unknown in this area, he was a natural for the sting. Get the fwek you need to know on the go. However, Dwek remained in the Essex county jail xwek sentencing. The Syrian Jewish community in Monmouth County, New Jersey where Dwek came from was surprised that he became a government informant against other Syrian Jews because the community has a long-standing unwritten policy of blanket solidarity.

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All told the FBI arrested 44 people, seven who pleaded guilty to public corruption and other charges. For upstart mayor, it all began at the Malibu Diner.

I’ll do it later. Given the fact that Dwek acted as an informant in Operation Bid Rig against individuals allegedly involved in organized crimeas well as his being under heavy security during his court appearances, it is likely he would be eligible to enter the United States Federal Witness Protection Program following his eventual release from prison after a future sentencing date.


Articles with hCards All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from February Place of birth missing living people. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This page was last edited on 29 Decemberat Even his uncle filed a claim against Dwek, whose parents founded the Deal Yeshiva, a Jersey Shore religious school that teaches Sephardic Jewish children.

He also denounced the practice of acting as a government informant against other Jews. Dwek testified for five days and cried on the stand under cross examination by Brian J.

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Return to your home site. The New York Times. Retrieved 11 December Retrieved from ” https: Solomon Dwek, the man who helped the government pull off the biggest public corruption bust in New Jersey history, technically is looking at eight to 10 years in federal prison for his cooperation after pleading guilty to fraud and other charges in federal court in Newark this morning. COM was the first to identify Dwek as the key figure in the case See: Dwek was a former real estate investor who became an FBI informant.

The investors defrauded by Ddek were also members of the local Syrian Jewish community. PNC bank, along with two other financial firms filed an involuntary liquidation petition on Feb. Himmel, who specializes in white collar criminal defense.

Those arrested by authorities included public officials, politicians, and three Orthodox Rabbis from a Syrian Jewish background. Hidden camera films of him interacting with Beldini, were displayed as evidence.