• Ex-Colonial Heights official accused of embezzling

    A former Colonial Heights building inspector faces charges of embezzling from the city.

  • Va. woman pleads guilty to embezzling from church

    LEXINGTON, Va. (AP) — A Lexington woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling from a church in Rockbridge County. Fifty-six-year-old Marilyn J. Dudley was accused of embezzling from the Collierstown Presbyterian Church from July 2002 through January of this year. Police say Dudley was in charge of the church’s memorial fund and the Presbyterian women’s account.…

  • Ex-priest serving embezzlement sentence dies

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former Roman Catholic priest convicted of embezzling from two rural parishes has died in prison. Chiles Funeral Home in Richmond says on its website that 58-year-old Rodney Rodis died Aug. 5. The Richmond Times- Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1BDCUly) reports no cause of death was available and at the request of the family,…

  • Ex-Va. alcohol agency employee pleads to theft

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A former employee of the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $239,000 from the agency. Twenty-nine-year-old Steven Hammond of Richmond entered the plea Tuesday in federal court in Richmond. A routine review by the agency uncovered the fraud in May 2013 and Hammond was…

  • Ex-Girl Scouts CEO gets 3 months for embezzlement

    HANOVER, Va. (AP) — A former Girl Scouts executive in Virginia will serve a three-month sentence after pleading guilty to embezzling nearly $23,000 from the organization. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1qEFZg5) that 62-year-old Linda Carne of Crozier was sentenced Monday. A Hanover Circuit Court judge suspended all but three months of a five-year sentence. Carne…

  • Founder of 2 unions guilty of embezzling funds

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A retired D.C. police detective has pleaded guilty to embezzling money from two unions he founded. Prosecutors say 67-year-old JC Stamps of Upper Marlboro, Maryland, pleaded guilty to theft from an employee benefit plan after embezzling more than $190,000. He likely faces a sentence of 18 to 24 months in prison and…

  • Va. public school employee charged with embezzlement

    A Fairfax County Public Schools employee has been charged with two counts of embezzlement for allegedly stealing laptops, refurbishing them and selling the computers online, officials say.

  • Metro manager charged with embezzling farecards

    A Metro station manager is accused of taking paper farecards and transferring their value onto SmarTrip cards so that he could sell them.

  • Metro station manager charged with embezzlement

    A Metrorail station manager in Virginia has been charged with embezzlement by the Metro Transit Police.

  • UPS worker charged with embezzling Apple electronics

    A sorter at a Springfield UPS facility is charged with stealing Apple electronics from the facility and then selling them at bargain prices.