Friday, January 28, 2011

Conduct unbecoming an officer

Yes, I know he was retired from military service when this ocurred.

But still......

Retired Colonel guilty in fraud
Medical commander must repay $541,773.
By Guillermo Contreras - Express-News

A retired colonel who led a major Air Force medical division pleaded guilty Thursday in a case alleging a multimillion-dollar fraud against the military.

Sidney Brandler, 71, once commanded the Air Force Medical Support Agency at Brooks City-Base, which oversees the Air Force Surgeon General's policies and medical support capabilities.

He retired in 1999 and had been under investigation by the Air Force Office of Special Investigations for months over allegations that he and contractors he did business with circumvented procurement laws to land engineering consulting and computer cabling contracts between 2002 and 2006.

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