embezzlement

Edward Belczak - former pastor of St. Thomas More in Troy.

Guilty Plea Likely From Detroit-Area Priest In Fraud Case

The government says Rev. Edward Belczak concealed his theft of more than $500,000 from St. Thomas More Church in Troy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2015

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Authorities: Woman Kept Disabled Sister Locked In Closet For Years

A Michigan woman kept her disabled adult sister locked in a closet for six or seven years with little food, water or clothing and only a bucket for urination.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2015

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Shelby Township Man Charged With Embezzling Over 20K From Youth Baseball Team’s Funds

A Shelby Township man is accused of embezzling more than $20,000 from a youth baseball team’s funds raised from charity fundraisers.

CBS Detroit–08/06/2015

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Manager At Credit Union Admits Embezzling $1.9M From Vault

Authorities say for the last 14 years, the woman was taking cash from the vault and hiding it in her purse.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/01/2015

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Michigan AG: $510,000 In Public Medicaid Funds Spent On Palm Reader

A mid-Michigan man has been charged with felony embezzlement in a case that involved a half-million dollars and a fortune teller.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/22/2015

Rudolfo Diaz, left, and Cecilia Zavala, right. (credit: Wayne County Prosecutor's Office)

Detroit High School Principal, Nonprofit Leader Accused Of Stealing $100K Intended For At-Risk Kids

Prosecutors say a Detroit Public Schools auditor discovered irregularities last year…

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/29/2015

Weapons confiscated from the home of Steven and Sarah Nicks (credit: Genesee County Sheriff's Office)

Search Warrant Uncovers Secret Arsenal In Bowels Of Michigan School Bus Drivers’ Home

“They have more ammunition than I do,” said Genesee County Sheriff Robert Pickell.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/07/2015

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Former Head Of County Vets Office Charged With Embezzlement

… about $42,000 is believed to have been taken from people seeking assistance with disability benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/11/2015

Tina Binkley (Booking Photo)

Former Nursing Home Worker Pleads Guilty To Embezzlement

A former nursing home employee accused of stealing $460,000 from residents at an Oakland County facility has admitted to her role in an embezzlement scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/28/2015

Rev. Timothy Kane sentenced by Judge Bruce Morrow on Dec. 15. (Photo: Marie Osborne/WWJ)

Detroit Priest Gets ‘Unusual’ Sentence In Charity Theft

Wayne County Circuit Judge Bruce Morrow’s sentence calls for the Rev. Timothy Kane to be jailed during the months of December and June for stealing money from a charity for the poor.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/15/2014

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