Overtime lawsuit
12:47 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

St. Louis police sergeants sue for overtime pay

(St. Louis Public Radio)

Six police sergeants with the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department have filed a federal lawsuit seeking three years of overtime pay they say they were illegally denied.

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Embezzlement sentence
4:17 pm
Wed October 12, 2011

Brentwood city administrator gets probation in embezzlement case

Brentwood City Hall, Brentwood, Mo.
(via Google Maps screen capture)

The former city administrator for Brentwood, Mo. is on probation for the next five years, including six months of house arrest, for embezzling about $30,000 from the mid-county municipality.

Christopher A. Seemayer will also have to pay a fine of $2,000 and make restitution of $15,383 to the city. He pleaded guilty in June to two counts of federal program theft for taking cash advances on the city of Brentwood credit card to use while gambling at the Casino Queen in East St. Louis.  The city, unaware of Seemayer's actions, paid the bills with city funds.

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