Six current and former San Francisco school district employees are facing charges that they embezzled some $15 million in grant money from the district.
The former executive director of the Ross Valley Sanitary District has been charged with misappropriating $350,000 in public funds. Richards’ current whereabouts are unknown, and there is a $1 million warrant out for his arrest.
Novato police arrested a former employee of the Ben Davis Company Thursday on suspicion of embezzling over $100,000 from the Novato-based company.
Prosecutors have filed felony charges against a former Contra Costa County Fire Protection District captain accused of stealing hundreds of items from the fire district while working there.
Two former employees of the San Mateo County Community College District have been arrested on suspicion of embezzling more than $100,000 in public money while they worked at the college, authorities said.
Two transit repairmen accused of stealing more than $40,000 from Caltrain ticket machines have been ordered to stand trial on embezzlement and grand theft charges.
A woman was arrested Thursday in Santa Rosa on suspicion of embezzling money from businesses in Petaluma and Rohnert Park, according to Petaluma police.
A former San Francisco Giants payroll manager was sentenced in federal court Monday to a year and nine months in prison for embezzling $2.2 million from the team in 2010 and 2011.
Cole Hardware has entered guilty pleas to felony grand theft and fraud in connection with a embezzlement scheme at the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission.
A former lay employee of a Roman Catholic convent in Los Gatos has been indicted in federal court in San Jose on charges that she embezzled $100,000 from the organization.