Jim Deeghan, Former Vermont Cop, Accused Of Writing 973 Fake Tickets
(HUFFINGTON POST) The tickets were fake, but the payoff was real. Former Vermont State Police Sgt. Jim Deeghan is accused of writing 973 traffic tickets over the course of 12 years that were never given to any motorists, according to the Burlington Free Press. Deeghan allegedly of padded his time sheets in an effort to bilk state tax payers out of $139,332 of overtime pay.