Former Fort Wayne IN APWU local president pleads guilty to embezzlement

On June 11, 2015, in the United States Court for the Northern District of Indiana, Pamela Nessen, former President of American Postal Workers Union (APWU) Local 286 (located in Fort Wayne, Ind.), pled guilty to one count of embezzling union funds in the amount of $58,598, in violation of 29 U.S.C. 501(c). The plea follows an investigation by the Department of Labor’s Office of Labor-Management Standards Chicago District Office.