A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrest Of Westchester Nonprofit Executive In Scheme Involving State Program To Assist Seniors And The Disabled
PEARL RIVER - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the arrest of Darlington Odidika, 47, of Poughkeepsie, the Executive Director of Systems and Abilities, Inc., a Yonkers-based nonprofit that specialized in securing state-funded service contracts that provided construction and moving services to the elderly and disabled to allow them to move from nursing homes back into the community. Odidika and Systems and Abilities, Inc. were charged with rigging contractors' bids, demanding kickbacks from sub-contractors and defrauding Medicaid of more than $50,000.
- Date:February 4, 2015
- Agency:New York Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies