Laborers Union Boss Matthew Archer Faces Criminal Charges

Laborers Local 1325 union boss Matthew Archer has been charged with crimes involving wire fraud. Read more about it below.

From the Department of Labor:

On November 10, 2022, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Indiana, Matthew Archer, former Secretary-Treasurer of Laborers Local 1325 (formerly located in Indianapolis, Ind.), was charged in a two-count information with wire fraud for embezzling approximately $82,462 in union funds and filing false LM-3 reports for fiscal years 2017 and 2018, in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1343. The charges follow an investigation by the OLMS Cincinnati-Cleveland 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.

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