President, Secretary of Maryland AFSCME Local Indicted for Thefts

On November 2, Tyrone Johnson and Dorothy Jordan, respectively, former president and former secretary-treasurer of American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees Local 3374, were indicted in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City on two charges each of stealing funds from the Baltimore union. Johnson allegedly stole between $100 and $1,500; Jordan allegedly embezzled between $1,500 and $25,000, plus another $2,206. The union represents employees of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. The indictments follow an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.