Thursday, March 19, 2009

Jim Erwin arrested

I haven't been following this story, and Inland Utopia hasn't discussed the guy. Could someone fill me in?

From IE Politics:

For Immediate Release

MICHAEL A. RAMOS District Attorney
Contact person: Susan Mickey 909-382-3665

Date: March 19, 2009

San Bernardino County District Attorney Arrests Jim Erwin

San Bernardino, CA – Today, as a result of the ongoing criminal investigation into the San Bernardino County Assessor’s Office, District Attorney Investigators from the Public Integrity Unit arrested James H. Erwin, 46. Erwin, who is County Supervisor Neil Derry’s Chief of Staff, was arrested this morning without incident at the County Government Center.

Erwin was charged with ten felony counts including: Eight counts of Perjury by Declaration (PC 118) and two counts of Offering a False or Forged Instrument for Filing (PC 115(a). If convicted on all counts, Erwin could receive as much as 11 years in state prison. Bail was set in the amount of $220,000.The criminal investigation is continuing. A copy of the complaint is attached or may be requested by contacting Susan Mickey at 909-382-3665.

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