Week of June 6: More trouble for Julia Olson-Boseman, and questions about the former WPD crime lab
On this episode, the latest trouble for New Hanover County Chairperson Julia Olson-Boseman, who now must appear before a judge to defend herself from criminal contempt. Plus, a lawsuit's allegations suggest that issues leading to the transfer of the Wilmington Police Department crime lab to the New Hanover County Sheriff's Office were downplayed and kept from the public.
Additional reporting on Julia Olson-Boseman:
- State Bar probes misconduct allegations against NHC Commission chair; criminal investigation possible
- NHC Commission chair mismanaged and lied about client funds, State Bar alleges
- Despite years of unfiled reports and unpaid fines, NCSBE fails to take action against Julia Olson-Boseman
- Commissioner says embattled Chairwoman ‘should be nowhere near elected office’
County leader’s failure to provide financial documents could lead to criminal contempt of court