Obstructing Criminal Investigations

i-whitecollarObstructing criminal investigations into health care offenses, 18 U.S.C. § 1518: “Whoever willfully prevents, obstructs, misleads, delays or attempts to prevent, obstruct, mislead, or delay the communication of information or records relating to a violation of a Federal health care offense to a criminal investigator shall be fined [up to $250,000] or imprisoned not more than 5 years, or both.”