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Glendale Elementary School District - Theft and Misuse of Public Monies


From January 2004 through May 2008, Debbie Santa Cruz, former superintendent’s executive assistant misused $32,501 of public monies, embezzling $8,045 of this amount for her own purposes. On March 18, 2013, the Arizona State Grand Jury indicted Ms. Santa Cruz on ten felony counts related to theft, misuse of public monies, fraudulent schemes, and forgery.