embezzlement http://wamc.org en Police Say NY Man Stole $467K from Construction Company http://wamc.org/post/police-say-ny-man-stole-467k-construction-company <p></p><p></p><p>Authorities say an upstate New York man charged with stealing more than $50,000 from his employer actually stole nearly 10 times that amount.<br><br>State police investigators tell the Adirondack Daily Enterprise that an examination of Lawrence Jaques' (jayks)' bank records revealed that he actually embezzled more than $467,000 from Torrance Construction of Lake Placid. Mon, 07 Jan 2013 22:50:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 55241 at http://wamc.org Police Say NY Man Stole $467K from Construction Company Former Clerk Charged with Stealing Thousands from City of Westfield, Mass. http://wamc.org/post/former-clerk-charged-stealing-thousands-city-westfield-mass <p></p><p></p><p>A former clerk in the Westfield, Massachusetts collector's office has been charged with embezzling $110,000 from the city.</p><p>A formal complaint against Susan Duffy was filed in federal court yesterday. She is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday on charges of embezzlement and false income tax reporting.</p><p>She was hired by the city in April 2005 and fired in February 2011 when the alleged embezzlement was discovered.</p><p>The city hired an independent auditor, who confirmed the missing funds.</p> Sat, 15 Dec 2012 03:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 53973 at http://wamc.org Former Clerk Charged with Stealing Thousands from City of Westfield, Mass. Ex-NY Senator Espada Found Guilty of Embezzlement http://wamc.org/post/ex-ny-senator-espada-found-guilty-embezzlement <p>Former New York State Senator Pedro Espada Jr. has been found guilty of embezzlement charges. WAMC&rsquo;s Dave Lucas has more&hellip;</p><p>A jury delivered the partial verdict Monday in federal court in Brooklyn.&nbsp; It was the 11th day of often tumultuous deliberations. The jury is still deliberating on charges against Espada&#39;s son and on four remaining counts against him.</p> Tue, 15 May 2012 11:59:54 +0000 Dave Lucas 38986 at http://wamc.org Ex-NY Senator Espada Found Guilty of Embezzlement