Deegan To Pay Back One State Overpayment

A former Vermont state trooper charged with falsifying his time sheets says he’s writing a check to the state. That’s after Sergeant Jim Deeghan was told the payroll office over-credited him in calculating his final paycheck.

Officials See More Time Sheet Problems For Vt. Trooper

Investigators looking into alleged overtime fraud by a former state police officer have found other irregularities in his pay records. Officials are also conducting a broader look at potential overtime accounting problems throughout state government, but they say the case appears so far to be an isolated incident.

State Trooper Denies Padding Time Sheets

A 22-year veteran of the Vermont State Police – who resigned after possible time-sheet fraud – is facing charges. Sergeant Jim Deeghan of Colchester pleaded not guilty Friday to two counts of false swearing

Taser Incident Reignites Debate

The precise cause of Macadam Mason’s death is yet unknown, but when he was stunned by a Vermont State Police trooper with a Taser it again stirred debate about the use of these weapons by Vermont law enforcement.