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Stories with subject: Embezzlement
  • Agent: collecting evidence in Magnolia can case 
    Updated: Apr-20-14 2:49 pm
  • MCCOMB, Mississippi - The State Auditor's office is continuing to investigate the alleged embezzlement of public money by Magnolia's former city grounds and street keeper.

  • Former NC airport manager gets prison delay 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 1:43 pm
  • HICKORY, North Carolina - The former manager of a regional airport near Morganton has been given more time to report to prison for charges including embezzlement.

  • Ex-Vermont employee faces embezzlement charges 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 7:16 pm
  • MONTPELIER, Vermont - A former state employee was charged Friday with embezzling more than $50,000 by using what Gov. Peter Shumlin called a "fairly sophisticated" scheme that involved setting up false claims against the state and then using the money that was to pay those claims for her own purposes.

  • Ex-Pike school officials enters guilty plea 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:04 am
  • MCCOMB, Mississippi - A former North Pike School District transportation official has been sentenced to four years' non-adjudicated probation after pleading guilty to allegedly siphoning the money from a school district account.

  • Former SC sheriff found guilty in corruption trial 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 8:16 pm
  • CHESTERFIELD, South Carolina - The former sheriff of Chesterfield County has been found guilty after prosecutors accused him of giving away guns from his department without filing proper paperwork and allowing untrained people to act as deputies.

  • Former Neb. clerk accused of taking nearly $80,000 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:45 pm
  • CEDAR CREEK, Nebraska - A former village clerk in eastern Nebraska has been accused of embezzling nearly $80,000.

  • Ex-AD pleads guilty to stealing from Ky. college 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:06 pm
  • LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - Former Northern Kentucky University athletic director Scott Eaton pleaded guilty Thursday to stealing more than $300,000 from the school during a six-year scheme that included taking gift cards meant to help feed student-athletes, the state's attorney general said.

  • Chairman of China conglomerate being investigated 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 8:58 am
  • BEIJING - China's ruling Communist Party says the chairman of a massive state-owned conglomerate is being investigated on suspicion of corruption, nine months after the government audited the company.

  • Man charged with stealing from church, school 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 4:05 am
  • VAN BUREN, Arkansas - Police in Van Buren have arrested a man for allegedly embezzling $94,000 from a church and a school where he handled the organizations' finances.

  • Sidney woman gets probation for theft 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:58 am
  • SIDNEY, Nebraska - A Sidney woman accused of stealing from the Sidney Federation Wrestling Club has been given 18 months of probation.

  • City clerk faces sentencing for stealing from town 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 5:04 am
  • WICHITA, Kansas - The former city clerk of a tiny southeast Kansas community faces sentencing for embezzling almost $60,000 from the town and her church.

  • May 1 trial set in Rocky Boy embezzlement case 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 10:22 pm
  • HAVRE, Montana - A federal judge has set a May 1 trial date in the embezzlement case against former Rocky Boy Indian Reservation health clinic director Fawn Tadios.

  • Former fire chief pleads no contest to radio theft 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 7:19 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - A former Southern California fire chief has pleaded no contest to stealing more than $300,000 of radio equipment to sell on eBay and setting a fire in a bungled attempt to hide the theft.

  • Ex-head of now-closed credit union gets 3 years 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 1:28 pm
  • BURLINGTON, Vermont - The attorney for the former manager of the now-closed Border Lodge Credit Union in Derby says his client didn't use any of the money she has pleaded guilty to embezzling to support a lavish lifestyle.

  • AC Transit officer accused of stealing from church 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 8:25 am
  • OAKLAND, California - Prosecutors say the chief financial officer for the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling more than a half-million dollars from his East Oakland church.

  • Chester festival organizer accused of embezzlement 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:47 am
  • CHESTER, West Virginia - The chief organizer of Chester's Fourth of July festival faces charges of embezzling from the event's committee.

  • Former Mayetta fire district official sentenced 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 5:02 pm
  • TOPKEA, Kansas - The former treasurer of a northeast Kansas fire district has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for embezzling funds from the district.

  • Neb. officials fight deposition in ward theft case 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 6:55 pm
  • SCOTTSBLUFF, Nebraska - An attorney for a western Nebraska woman accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from state wards is seeking to question State Auditor Mike Foley and Nebraska State Court Administrator Janice Walker under oath.

  • Former store manager charged with embezzlement 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 4:10 pm
  • BURLINGTON, Vermont - A former grocery store manager has denied charges of embezzling nearly $70,000 from the store where she worked in Lyndonville.

  • Ex-employee of Wichita bank pleads to embezzlement 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:13 pm
  • WICHITA, Kansas - A former employee has pleaded guilty to stealing at least $289,000 from a Wichita bank.

  • Ex-Northern Michigan student president is charged 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 12:28 pm
  • MARQUETTE, Michigan - The former student president at Northern Michigan University has been charged with embezzlement.

  • Plea deal for ex-ELCA synod bookkeeper 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 3:01 pm
  • MOORHEAD, Minnesota - Prosecutors have reached a plea deal with a former bookkeeper accused of embezzling $700,000 from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America synod in northwestern Minnesota.

  • Shands, sister indicted in American Legion case 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 2:08 pm
  • CLEVELAND, Mississippi - The former adjutant of an American Legion Post 1776 in Cleveland has been indicted on embezzlement charges.

  • Firefighter charged with embezzling from union 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 7:35 am
  • BARRE, Vermont - The president of the local firefighters union in Barre, Vermont, has been accused of embezzling funds from the organization.

  • State investigating Jefferson County embezzlement 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 4:34 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Jefferson County officials say an audit found just over $104,000 missing from the treasurer's office in fiscal year 2013.