| Jun 13, 2013
| 3:52 PM
Anchorage police say a former bookkeeper entrusted with handling money for people with disabilities is charged with embezzling over $90,000 from them, including funds set aside for their burials.
APD spokesperson Dani Myren says Ruby M. Brooks, 35, faces...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 6:08 PM
Two people were arrested for alleged fuel theft embezzlement after the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office concluded a 12-week embezzlement investigation.
Arthur Heredia, 36, and Ruben Gonzalez-Sandoval, 48, were arrested on suspicion of fraudulently...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:25 PM
A former attorney in Orange County has been convicted and sentenced for embezzling more than $200,000 in insurance claims and for defrauding his clients, prosecutors said Friday.
Tuan Thanh Tran, 44, of Irvine, pleaded guilty Thursday to 10 felony...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 1:58 AM
CALEXICO — More than 23 pounds of heroin and methamphetamine were found concealed in a car muffler Wednesday as the driver attempted to cross through the Downtown Port of Entry, a press release announced.
The narcotics were found around 12:30 p....
| Jun 15, 2013
| 2:51 PM
An Irvine attorney was sentenced to one year in jail and restitution for embezzling more than $150,000 and defrauding his clients, authorities said.
Tuan Thanh Tran, 44, pleaded guilty Friday to 10 felony counts of embezzlement by a fiduciary of trust,...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 2:03 PM
A former employee of a credit union in Dickinson County has been sentenced to two years probation for embezzling $85,000.
Deborah A. Bomia, 46, Enterprise, pleaded guilty to one count of embezzlement. She admitted the crime occurred while she worked...
| May 6, 2013
| 10:42 PM
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MOSCOW — In the biggest show of opposition to Russian President Vladimir Putin since last May, thousands of demonstrators gathered Monday near the Kremlin to demand an immediate release of...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:17 PM
A former Richland Township Fire Department business manager waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges that he embezzled money from the department.
Jason Ober, 36, Alvin Street, Johnstown, is charged with theft by deception, receiving stolen...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Officials plan to ask six former mayors — including John Drayman, who was indicted on embezzlement charges last year — if they would be open to filling the City Council seat left vacant by Rafi Manoukian, who was recently elected to the city...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 10:28 AM
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A woman has been sentenced on federal embezzlement charges after admitting that she stole $874,000 from Northwestern Bank branches in Ludington.
The Muskegon Chronicle reports a judge on Wednesday sentenced Stacy Ahlgren...
| Apr 19, 2013
| 7:24 PM
The City Council appears determined to appoint a replacement to seat left vacant by Rafi Manoukian, who was recently elected city treasurer instead of scheduling an immediate special election, even as they admit the latter option is the preference of...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 7:25 AM
Former Mayor Frank Quintero was appointed to hold a 14-month term on the City Council on Tuesday after six other former mayors turned down the city’s offer to apply for the job.
“They were very appreciative to be thought of,” said...