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Menlo Park: Ex-employee gets jail for stealing city's gas

Original post made on Jun 11, 2014

A former Menlo Park public works employee charged with stealing gas from city-owned pumps has been sentenced to 60 days in county jail and three years of supervised probation.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 10:46 AM

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Posted by SteveC
a resident of Menlo Park: Downtown
on Jun 11, 2014 at 3:21 pm

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I certainly hope the gas was worth your job with the city. AND, stealing city property. A police badge? You are hard up and a thief.


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Posted by former resident
a resident of another community
on Jun 11, 2014 at 5:43 pm

how much pension does mr. alvarez collect from the city and will it still be paid now that he's a convicted thief?


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Posted by Yep
a resident of another community
on Jun 11, 2014 at 9:53 pm

Under the 2013 pension law change, job related felony convictions result in forfeiture of all or a portion of the employee pension.
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