Our church treasurer accessed our banking account 10 days after she resigned and copied 3 checks front and back and sent them out to several individuals. What is the penalty for something like this? Is it a criminal offense?
2 Answers from Attorneys
Hello. Of course, the full details of the situation would need to be known in order to advise the church appropriately.
Tricia Dwyer Esq
Tricia Dwyer Esq & Assoc PLLC
NON PROFIT LAW
More would have to be known. However, it would seem it is a theft at a minimum and potentially a hacking offense for accessing the computer without consent. It should be reported to police.
Maury D. Beaulier
Attorney at Law
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