ISWU Union Boss Richard DiArenzo Charged For Crimes


While the Independent Spectrum Workers Union (ISWU) may be less common than some other unions, that doesn’t mean that the corruption is less common. In fact, one of their Secretary/Treasurers, Richard DiArenzo has been charged for crimes.

From the Department of Labor:

On September 13, 2022, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Richard DiArenzo, former Secretary-Treasurer of the Independent Spectrum Workers Union (ISWU) (located in Philadelphia, Pa.), was charged in a criminal information with one count of making false entries in union records, in violation of 29 U.S.C. 439(c). The charge follows an investigation by the OLMS Philadelphia-Pittsburgh District Office.


To read more, please visit the DOL site here.

To stay up to date on Criminal Union Corruption, check out our 2022 U.S. DOL Criminal LMRDA Enforcement Actions page here.

And to see the previous union corruption case, go here.