Investigation of Monroe County LDCs

A sweeping indictment unsealed November 6 charges four individuals, including the husband of County Executive Maggie Brooks, in an alleged scheme to rig contracts for Monroe County projects for connected vendors, steal money through those agreements and use the cash to pay for everything from golf outings to campaign donations. The charges were the first major salvo to result from an investigation for well over a year by the state Attorney General's Office into the operations of local development corporations, or LDCs, which are nonprofit companies set up to handle county projects. Visit DemocratandChronicle.com for continuing coverage.

The following is a collection of documents related to the investigation. Browse the documents or search the contents using the toolbar below.