KEVIN RICHARDSON age 56, of New Orleans, LA was charged with use of an interstate facility with intent to carry on unlawful activity.
Between January 2011 and February 2019, RICHARDSON was employed as a building inspector for the City of New Orleans and utilized the internet to facilitate the crime of bribery. He solicited and accepted bribe money from individuals seeking favorable inspection reports and certificates of completion for properties that did not comply with the city and state building codes and for properties that had not been inspected.
He also paid bribe money to a City of New Orleans permit analyst for the issuance of permits without proper documentation and plan review.
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