Former paratransit director charged with illegal use of vehicles

Posted on May 12, 2014

MORRISTOWN, N.J. — The former director of N.J.-based Morris Area Paratransit System (MAPS) was charged with three counts of fourth degree unlawful taking of a conveyance for using three county-owned vehicles for her personal use, according to the Morris NewsBee.

Hope Hezel, who served as director from 2010 to 2012, allegedly used the vehicles to complete personal errands outside her scheduled hours of employment and also used the vehicles to travel to personal events, such as a youth sporting event in Pennsylvania. For the full story, click here.

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