Karla ParadaKarla Parada - the woman wanted in a mortgage fraud scam perpetrated by what police are calling a San Francisco "crime family" - has turned herself in, SF Weekly has learned. The Antioch resident surrendered to the sheriff's department on Thursday around noon, according to police.&nbs ... More >>
Carlos Parada, allegedly part of "crime family"District Attorney George Gascón is calling them San Francisco's own "crime family:" Two relatives of Edwin Parada -- who faces trial for allegedly duping Latino immigrants into a home mortgage scam -- now face charges of pushing the exact same scam ... More >>
Edwin Parada, a Mission-based real estate and mortgage broker who allegedly stole from Spanish-speaking immigrants seeking to buy, sell, or re-finance their homes, has been charged by San Francisco's district attorney with 24 criminal counts, including grand theft and tax evasion. We wrote a cover ... More >>
They once called him a savior who helped people in need. Today, Edwin Parada is accused of taking money from Latinos unfamiliar with real estate laws.