A low-level clerk in City Hall embezzled almost $750,000 in permit fees over five and a half years without raising any alarms by depositing hundreds of checks payable to the city in business and personal bank accounts she controlled, federal prosecutors said.

Comment:  Uncovered by bank officials.  Where are the city’s  internal controls?

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