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  • 2 Norfolk police officers charged with embezzling from union

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Two Norfolk police officers face charges of embezzling from a law enforcement union. Multiple media outlets report that a Norfolk grand jury indicted officers Randy Brann and Jacob Wright on Wednesday…

  • Ex-Franklin court worker pleads no contest to embezzlement

    ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) — A former Franklin County General District Court employee has pleaded no contest to embezzling about $4,000 from the court clerk’s office. Jennifer Nicole Phillips also agreed to pay restitution. The…

  • Ex-Christiansburg officer pleads no contest to embezzlement

    CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — A former Christiansburg police officer faces up to 140 years in prison after pleading no contest to embezzlement charges. Online court records show 40-year-old Stephen Lane Kilby pleaded no contest on…

  • Ex-CFO of burglar alarm firm gets 20 years for embezzlement

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The former chief executive officer of a burglar alarm firm is returning to prison for failing to repay nearly $1 million he embezzled. The Herald-Mail reports ( ) that 55-year-old Curtis…

  • 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…

  • 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.…

  • 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…

  • 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 ( that 62-year-old Linda 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…

  • 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.