The chief financial officer for Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District has been arrested and accused embezzling more than a half-million dollars from religious organizations that provide for the poor, according to prosecutors.
The Peninsula Symphony is making music again, thanks to the generosity of members and supporters who rallied to raise money for the volunteer organization after an embezzler emptied the orchestra’s bank accounts.
A Santa Rosa man suspected of embezzling nearly $400,000 in Social Security funds from dozens of developmentally disabled clients is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday.
A woman who embezzled $320,000 from a state agency was later hired by California’s High-Speed Rail Authority — and she says nobody asked about her background.
A former financial secretary for a San Jose public school Parent Teacher Association has been charged with embezzling $27,000 from a PTA fund, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.
A fugitive conman from San Mateo was arrested this week in Las Vegas after allegedly bragging about his exploits online.
Five of six current and former San Francisco Unified School District employees charged with embezzling $15 million from the schools pleaded not-guilty Tuesday at the Hall of Justice.
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.