Police in the mountain community of Crestline have arrested a psychic and accused her of embezzling money from her clients.
A San Bernardino County woman was in police custody Wednesday for allegedly embezzling $9,000 from a client of her storefront psychic business.
Los Angeles County Assessor John Noguez remained behind bars pending a bail review hearing set for Monday.
The former office manager of the Anaheim Police Association was arrested Wednesday morning on suspicion of embezzling more than $360,000 from the union.
A former Long Beach city employee has pleaded guilty to embezzling hundreds of thousands of dollars from the animal care services bureau.
The president of a Huntington Beach parent teacher organization has been charged with embezzling more than $22,000 from elementary school fundraisers.
A former Glendale mayor and city councilman has been indicted for stealing nearly $305,000 from a Montrose farmers’ market over eight years, according to a 28-count grand jury indictment unsealed Tuesday morning.
Lawyers representing the six men charged in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum corruption case came out swinging after the 29-count indictment charged their clients with embezzlement, bribery and conspiracy.
The former chief business officer of the Lynwood Unified School District faces 21 felony counts of embezzlement and misappropriation of public funds.
Kinde Durkee, the Burbank-based campaign treasurer being investigated for allegedly embezzling millions of dollars from clients, will not appear in federal court this week as scheduled.
A former U.S. Forest Service accountant has been sentenced to four years in prison for embezzling $1.4 million while working for the agency in California.
The former financial controller of an Orange County architectural firm has been sentenced to 13 years in state prison for embezzling nearly $2 million by stealing from corporate accounts and the personal account of a firm owner.
A retired Los Angeles sheriff’s deputy has been sentenced to three years in prison for embezzling nearly $500,000 in towing fees that should have gone to the city of La Puente.
Ventura County prosecutors have dropped criminal charges against Fillmore’s former fire chief, who was accused of using public money to fund a lavish lifestyle.
The former president of a Huntington Beach company has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for embezzling nearly $4 million from 24 California cities.