The trial for retired officer Kevin Burnham, accused of stealing nearly $400,000 from the department evidence room, has been moved to May.
Kevin Burnham is accused of pocketing close to $400,000 cash seized in Springfield drug cases between 2009 and his retirement in 2014.
Two audits have been completed on the Springfield Police Department’s narcotics and cash evidence inventory.
Officer Kevin Burnham is accused of pocketing nearly $400,000 in cash seized in drug cases between 2009 and his retirement in 2014.
The attorney general’s office says that Officer Kevin Burnham allegedly stole funds associated with some 170 different drug cases.
After 43 years of protecting the people of Springfield, Officer Kevin Burnham is calling it a career.