True the Vote Election Crimes Database

A nationwide compilation of election crimes prosecutions

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State Defendant Co-Defendants Sex Date Election D/R Charged Convicted Type1 Type2 Type3 # Charges # Fraudulent Votes / Election Margin Description Sentence Source1 Source2 Source3sort descending Source4 Source5 Follow Up
Virginia Unnamed organization 2016-09 General Registration fraud An organization engaged in registering voters for the 2016 general election submitted numerous voter registration applications that appeared false, using the information of deceased people. An investigation was opened by the Harrisonburg Police Department and the FBI, and referred to the Commonwealth’s Attorney and the United States Attorney for the Western District of Virginia. So far the investigation has revealed a number of voter registration applications that are false. http://www.whsv.com/content/news/Voter-fraud-investigation-in-Harrisonburg-39328... http://wina.com/news/064460-voter-fraud-probe/
Washington Douglas Lord M 1 Records received from Snohomish County Washington did not indicate the specific accusation. From a list of almost 200 voter fraud cases that occurred since June 2007, only one person was charged. According to the prosecutor's office, the remainder of the cases were not prosecuted and no records were kept on the type of specific charge for the unprosecuted cases. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...
Alaska Unknown 2 Voter fraud case referred to Alaska Department of Law Criminal Division. Declined for prosecution. No charges filed. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/374296-alaska-dept-of-law-response.html
New Mexico Luz Vargas Mary Ann O'Brien F 2012-03 Sunland Park municipal 2012-06 Ineligible district voting 4 1 Authorities say 56-year-old Luz Vargas registered El Paso, Texas, resident Mary Ann O'Brien to vote in Sunland Park's municipal election in March. They were charged with false voting, conspiracy to commit false voting, registration offenses, falsifying election documents and false swearing. http://krwg.org/post/two-more-charged-voter-fraud-sunland-park
Oregon Monica Walberg F 2007-03 Petition Fraud 5 Monica Walberg submitted 150 signatures, of which 45 did not match and 83 belonged to unregistered voters. Charged with 5 counts of making false statements under election laws, a Class C felony. Pleaded guilty. 60 days in jail (suspended), 36 months of probation, a $500 fine and was barred from collecting signatures. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/366805-oregon-prosecuted-cases-log-to-ari...
Kansas Jerrald Alan Chesser M 2010-11 Multiple Voting 1 Chesser was accused of voting in both Marshall County, Kansas, and Nebraska in November 2010 elections. Referred to county attorney; under investigation. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/403896-kansas-sos-4th-response-with-cases...
Michigan Randy Allen Dunham M Absentee Ballot Fraud Dunham was accused of tampering with absentee ballots at the tech school where he taught.
Washington John Doe1 M 1 Records received from Snohomish County Washington did not indicate the specific accusation. From a list of almost 200 voter fraud cases that occurred since June 2007, only one person was charged. According to the prosecutor's office, the remainder of the cases were not prosecuted and no records were kept on the type of specific charge for the unprosecuted cases. http://www.documentcloud.org/documents/394076-washington-snohomish-county-respon...
Iowa Terry Hambrick M 2003 Democratic primary D 2012 Registration fraud Perjury 4 Terry Hambrick pleaded* guilty to two counts of perjury, including one in connection with his voter registration, and identity theft. Hambrick, who previously served time in prison, applied in 2012 for driver’s licenses under the name of his deceased brother Aaron Hambrick, and in the process registered to vote. He was charged with four counts of felony perjury and other charges. *Plea deal: 10 years in prison http://www.desmoinesregister.com/story/news/politics/2013/12/16/guilty-pleas-res...
Connecticut Lori Pfau F 2009-04 Referendum D Absentee Ballot Fraud A complaint was brought against Lori Pfau alleging that she mailed absentee ballot applications without including warnings and eligibility information, as required by law, and that she did not first register with the town clerk before taking such action, among other charges. The Connecticut Elections Enforcement Commission investigation concluded the complaint should be dismissed. Dismissed http://seec.ct.gov/e2casebase/data/fd/FD_2009_038.pdf

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