Eventually he had himself named the organization's Man of the Year, and threw a festive awards luncheon in his own honor.
In 1979 Robinson finally completed probation; but in 1980 he was arrested again on multiple charges, including embezzlement and check forgery, for which he served 60 days in jail in 1982.
In 1957 he became an Eagle Scout, and reportedly traveled to London with a group of Scouts who performed before Queen Elizabeth II.
Later that year he enrolled at Quigley Preparatory Seminary in Chicago, a private boys' school for aspiring priests, but dropped out after one year due to disciplinary issues.
Robinson was arrested for the first time in Kansas City in 1969, after embezzling ,000 from the medical practice of Dr. In 1971 he was arrested once again for embezzling firm funds, and ordered back to Kansas City where his probation was extended.
Wallace Graham, where he had secured a job as an X-ray technician using forged credentials. In 1970 Robinson violated probation by moving back to Chicago without his probation officer's permission, and took a job as an insurance salesman at the R. In 1975 it was extended again after another arrest, this time on charges of securities fraud and mail fraud in connection with a phony "medical consulting" company he had formed in Kansas City.
In 1961 he enrolled at Morton Junior College in Cicero to become a medical X-ray technician, but dropped out after two years.
During this period, Robinson cultivated and maintained the outward appearance of a community-minded citizen and family man; he became a Scoutmaster, a baseball coach and a Sunday school teacher.In 1977 he talked his way onto the board of directors of a local charitable organization and forged a series of letters from its executive director to the mayor of Kansas City, and from the mayor to other civic leaders, commending his generous volunteer efforts and generally singing his praises.