Former Contra Costa Elections Chief Joe Canciamilla Pleads Guilty To Perjury, Personal Use of Campaign FundsFormer Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder Joe Canciamilla has pleaded guilty to nine counts of grand theft and perjury for using election campaign accounts for personal reasons like paying off a loan and going on an overseas trip, county prosecutors announced Tuesday.
Court Date Set For Fmr. CoCo County Clerk-Recorder Charged With Misuse Of $250K In Campaign FundsFormer Contra Costa County Clerk-Recorder Joe Canciamilla is scheduled to appear again in court on Oct. 5. He faces 34 felony charges related to allegations of improper use of campaign funds.
Fmr. East Bay Elections Chief Charged For Alleged Theft Of $261,000Joe Canciamilla, the former elections chief for Contra Costa County was charged Wednesday with 34 felonies for allegedly using more than a quarter million dollars in campaign funds for personal expenses and lying about it.