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.
A former Glendale mayor Monday was sentenced to a year in jail after being convicted of embezzling more than $300,000 from a Montrose farmers’ market.
The former head of the Los Angeles Trade-Technical College Foundation has been arrested on corruption charges for allegedly embezzling nearly $140,000 in public money.
Prosecutors said 47-year-old Cindy Ann Su’a was sentenced Wednesday in a Fullerton courtroom and ordered to pay more than $1 million in restitution, taxes and fines.
A former Rialto Unified School District accountant accused of stealing $1.8 million in district lunch money will remain in jail, a judge decided Wednesday.
Charges were filed Tuesday against a former Rialto Unified School District employee suspected of stealing $1.8 million over an eight year period, authorities said.
The Rialto Unified School District is reacting to the news that a former employee is accused of stealing more than $2 million over a seven-year period.
A former school district accountant allegedly made off with more than $2 million in lunch money, according to officials in Rialto.
A Studio City man has been arrested on suspicion of embezzling a Porsche Panamera from an auto leasing company, authorities announced Saturday.
Four current and former Irwindale city officials have been charged with embezzlement after they allegedly spent nearly $200,000 in city money on lavish trips to New York.
Former PAR maintenance manager Rudolph Peter Juarez, 56, and former PAR supervisor Gabriel A. Garcia, 40, are charged.
A former battalion chief for the Compton Fire Department, who once appeared on a reality television show, has been charged with setting fire to his own department’s headquarters in an alleged embezzlement scheme.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office Tuesday announced the filings of 41 new charges in the embezzlement and bribery case involving County Assessor John Noguez.
The former president of a Southland chapter of the Service Employees International Union has been convicted of embezzling tens of thousands of dollars from the organization, which represents home healthcare workers.
Police in the mountain community of Crestline have arrested a psychic and accused her of embezzling money from her clients.