Change of Direction
Because he was unable to return to duty, the police department fired him. This was the start of Jacobson’s new pathâas the criminal mastermind behind one of the greatest frauds in history.
Jacobson’s declining health took a toll on his marriage. In 1983, he and his wife divorced. Jacobson went on to become a security auditor for an accounting firm and was assigned a client called Simon Marketing, where he oversaw their $500 million McDonald’s account…