Utility Workers Financial Secretary in Michigan Indicted

utility-workers-logoOn April 12, Robert Cole, former financial secretary of Utility Workers Union of America Local 124, was indicted in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Michigan for embezzlement of $11,605.59 from the Irons (Lake County), Mich. union and falsifying financial records to conceal the thefts. The indictment follows an investigation by the Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.