Statement from the City of Richardson Regarding Conviction of Former Mayor in Federal Bribery and Corruption Case
Earlier this afternoon, a federal jury convicted former mayor of Richardson Laura Jordan and her husband Mark Jordan on four counts each in their federal bribery and corruption case.
From the very beginning, City officials and staff cooperated fully with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Department of Justice to provide relevant information and testimony. These officials did their duty to help ensure justice could be achieved.
The City of Richardson is thankful to have legal safeguards in place for the protection of its citizens and government, and is committed to continuing its diligent, daily work to build a bright future for the Richardson community.