ISWU Boss Richard DiArenzo Sentenced After Guilty Plea

US Department of Labor Investigation Update

Richard DiArenzo, Treasurer for the Independent Spectrum Workers Union (ISWU) in Philadelphia, has been sentenced to probation and community service after pleading guilty to falsifying union records.

From the Department of Labor:

On April 5, 2023, in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Richard DiArenzo, former Treasurer of Independent Spectrum Workers Union (ISWU), located in Philadelphia, Pa., was sentenced to 18 months of probation and 75 hours of community service. He was also ordered to pay a $25 special assessment. On December 28, 2022, DiArenzo pleaded guilty to one count of falsifying union records, in violation of 29 U.S.C. 439(c). The sentencing follows an investigation by the OLMS Philadelphia-Pittsburgh Office.


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