Former Westminster Planning Commissioner Charged With Bribery

Former Westminster Planning Commissioner David Phuong Dinh Vo was arraigned at the U.S. District Court in Santa Ana Tuesday morning on federal corruption charges after Vo solicited $15,000 in bribes from a confidential FBI informant in exchange for help obtaining a city liquor license.

Former Member of Westminster Planning Commission to Face Federal Charge of Soliciting Bribe to Help Obtain a Liquor License

The following is a press release from an organization unaffiliated with Voice of OC. The views expressed here are not those of Voice of OC. SANTA ANA, California – A former member of the Planning Commission for the City of Westminster is scheduled to be arraigned today on charges of soliciting and receiving a $15,000 bribe to help a person obtain a liquor license. Dave Phuong Dinh Vo, 42, of Westminster, is expected to surrender and be arraigned this morning on one count of bribery in a program receiving federal funds. Vo has agreed to plead guilty to the federal bribery charge.