In Hobart, Ind., police are trying to see why a city-owned fire truck was apparently traded to a former firefighter for a batch of computers—and whether any laws were violated.
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Hobart’s Ex-Fire Chief—the Focus of a Police Investigation—Signals Intent to Retire
After the BGA and the Post-Tribune revealed McCorkle had sold city-owned equipment to his underlings for cash, the former fire chief signals his retirement.
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NW Indiana Fire Dept. Equipment Sold by Ex-Chief — Where’s The Cash?
Did Hobart, Ind., taxpayers get hosed when a high-ranking fire official sold city-owned equipment to his underlings for cash? The BGA and the Northwest Indiana Post-Tribune investigate.