Fire Chief » Theft http://www.firechief.com Every Department | Every Leader Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:20:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.1 Fire dept. might close after treasurer stole almost $5K http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/fire-dept-might-close-after-treasurer-stole-almost-5k/ http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/fire-dept-might-close-after-treasurer-stole-almost-5k/#comments Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:45:38 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2015/01/22/fire-dept-might-close-after-treasurer-stole-almost-5k/
The former treasurer stole from the department by cashing checks in which she forged the chief's signature
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New N.H. fire chief wrestles with missing funds in budget http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/13/new-n-h-fire-chief-wrestles-with-missing-funds-in-budget/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/13/new-n-h-fire-chief-wrestles-with-missing-funds-in-budget/#comments Sat, 13 Dec 2014 19:40:48 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/13/new-n-h-fire-chief-wrestles-with-missing-funds-in-budget/
The former fire chief was charged with taking the money, his replacement says its hard to make a budget not knowing what was really earned and spent
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Calif. firefighter charged with burglary, elder abuse http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/10/calif-firefighter-charged-with-burglary-elder-abuse/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/10/calif-firefighter-charged-with-burglary-elder-abuse/#comments Thu, 11 Dec 2014 00:33:13 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/12/10/calif-firefighter-charged-with-burglary-elder-abuse/
He's accused of going door-to-door at a mobile home park, offering to help seniors with their smoke detectors, then stealing from them
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Boston fire chief ‘shocked’ at larceny charge http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/26/boston-fire-chief-shocked-at-larceny-charge/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/26/boston-fire-chief-shocked-at-larceny-charge/#comments Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:15:16 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/26/boston-fire-chief-shocked-at-larceny-charge/
The attorney general says he had vendors pay him directly when he ran the city's fire academy
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Former NC fire chief charged with stealing $100K from department http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/22/former-nc-fire-chief-charged-with-stealing-100k-from-department/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/22/former-nc-fire-chief-charged-with-stealing-100k-from-department/#comments Sat, 22 Nov 2014 07:09:18 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/22/former-nc-fire-chief-charged-with-stealing-100k-from-department/ The embezzlement charges say he took the money over a three-year period]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/22/former-nc-fire-chief-charged-with-stealing-100k-from-department/feed/ 0 Boston fire chief accused of stealing $50K http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/15/boston-fire-chief-accused-of-stealing-50k/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/15/boston-fire-chief-accused-of-stealing-50k/#comments Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:31:10 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/15/boston-fire-chief-accused-of-stealing-50k/ The attorney general says he had vendors pay him directly when he ran the city's fire academy]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/11/15/boston-fire-chief-accused-of-stealing-50k/feed/ 0 How to keep your rigs from getting ripped off http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/22/how-to-keep-your-rigs-from-getting-ripped-off/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/22/how-to-keep-your-rigs-from-getting-ripped-off/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 02:04:45 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/10/22/how-to-keep-your-rigs-from-getting-ripped-off/
Whether on scene or at the station, fire trucks and ambulances are targets for thieves; here's how to keep them safer
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Embattled former fire chief pleads guilty to $45K theft http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/27/embattled-former-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-45k-theft/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/27/embattled-former-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-45k-theft/#comments Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10:46:34 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/27/embattled-former-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-45k-theft/ He faces 10 years in prison and $250,000 in fines for skimming money from his volunteer fire department]]> http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/27/embattled-former-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-45k-theft/feed/ 0 Former Pa. asst. chief cleared of theft charges http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/18/former-pa-asst-chief-cleared-of-theft-charges/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/18/former-pa-asst-chief-cleared-of-theft-charges/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:15:33 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/09/18/former-pa-asst-chief-cleared-of-theft-charges/
Richard Sinko said it was nothing more than a "witch hunt" that led to charges that he stole more than $2,300 in cash and building products belonging to the fire company
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Pa. fire chief pleads guilty to stealing $45K from fire dept. http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/29/pa-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-stealing-45k-from-fire-dept/ http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/29/pa-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-stealing-45k-from-fire-dept/#comments Fri, 29 Aug 2014 11:19:17 +0000 http://www.firechief.com/2014/08/29/pa-fire-chief-pleads-guilty-to-stealing-45k-from-fire-dept/
Three months ago the chief said he and nothing to hide and investigators could 'bring it on'
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