Indiana Postal Workers UnionĀ President Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement


Mug shot of Pamela Nessen provided by the Allen County Sheriff's Dept.

Mug shot of Pamela Nessen provided by the Allen County Sheriff’s Dept.

On June 11, Pamela Nessen, former president of American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Local 286, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana to one count of embezzling funds from the Fort Wayne union in the amount of $58,598. Nessen, who headed the APWU local during November 2009-November 2013, had turned herself into police in January after being indicted by a grand jury last November. She originally had pleaded not guilty. The indictment and guilty plea follow an investigation by the Labor Departmentā€™s Office of Labor-Management Standards.

Source: Indiana Postal Workers President Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement | National Legal and Policy Center

One thought on “Indiana Postal Workers UnionĀ President Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

  1. Union and NAME of Local/Branch
    Stamford APWU

    I can’t believe that someone that’s been president all those years has been embezzling money from the union. She was supposed to be representing her union members. She deserves what she gets.

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