The police have charged the clerk of the Soufriere Village Council with the theft of EC$31,860.90.
Police PRO, Inspector John Carbon, said the money was stolen from the office of the Village Council between June 25 and December 2, 2013.
She has been identified a Maria Norelle Nicholas, 34, of Soufriere.
Carbon said during the course of investigations by the police, EC$8545.00 was recovered.
Nicholas is expected to appear before a Roseau Magistrate today (Friday).