ORANGE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY NEWS RELEASE
Case # 17CF0136
Date: January 20, 2017
SANTA ANA, Calif. – An Orange County District Attorney’s Office (OCDA) employee was charged with welfare fraud and perjury for failing to report income when applying for welfare benefits. Adrienne Reyes, 38, Brea, was charged yesterday, Jan. 19, 2017, with two felony counts of perjury by false application for aid and two misdemeanor counts of aid by misrepresentation. If convicted, she faces a maximum of six years and four months in county jail. Reyes is scheduled to be arraigned on March 10, 2017, at 8:30 a.m. in Department C-55, Central Justice Center, Santa Ana.
At the time of the crime, Reyes was on medical leave while employed as a clerical staff member at the OCDA. Continue reading