Alabama Local Firefighters Financial Secretary Indicted

Fire fightersOn August 6, Herman Peoples, former financial secretary of Security, Police and Fire Professionals Local 598, was indicted in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama on one count of embezzling funds from the Huntsville union in the amount of $10,690. The indictment follows an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.