Washington State Security Treasurer Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

ncsp-logoOn September 7, Charles Nelson, former secretary-treasurer of the National Council of Security Police, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Washington to one count of embezzling more than $140,000 in funds from the Yakima, Wash.-based union federation. Scheduling is set for December. Nelson had been charged in April. The actions follow an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.