§16-5V-29. Fraud; penalties; and repayment.
Any person who knowingly makes any false statement or who
falsifies or permits to be falsified any record of the retirement
system in any attempt to defraud that system is guilty of a
misdemeanor and, upon conviction thereof, shall be punished by a
fine not to exceed one thousand dollars, by confinement in jail not
to exceed one year, or by both fine and confinement. Any increased
benefit received by any person as a result of the falsification or
fraud shall be returned to the fund upon demand by the board.