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Police Officer charged with embezzlement

Police Officer charged with embezzlement

August 07
09:49 2013

Police officer, Erdal Onder serving for a year in the Kyrenia Police Traffic Enforcement Department was found to have been keeping money collected from speeding fines.

Over the year, it emerged that he had collected nearly TL 1 million in speed camera fines but had kept them for himself.

His theft was discovered during an internal investigation.

At Kyrenia court yesterday, he was found guilty and sentenced to eight years in prison.