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December 2010

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District Man Sentenced to 30 Years Incarceration For Brazen, Daylight Armed Home Invasion(PDF)

12/21/2010 Jury Convicts Mother in Slaying of Child - Defendant Stabbed Girl, Then Set House on Fire(PDF)

Foreign Subsidiary of PPG Industries, Inc. Pleads Guilty To Illegally Exporting High-Performance Coatings To Nuclear Reactor in Pakistan - Company Agrees to Pay $3.75 Million in Fines and Forfeit $32,319(PDF)

12/21/2010 D.C. Man Convicted of Kidnapping Victim at Gunpoint, Holding Him For Ransom(PDF)

Former Arizona Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms Offenses - Defendant Arrested After Guns Found in Trailer Near the National Mall(PDF)

12/20/2010 Former Peace Corps Manager Pleads Guilty to Charge,Bypassed Auction Procedures in Selling Vehicles(PDF)

Two Men Plead Guilty in Attempted Robbery of Pizza Shop - Crime Was Captured on Video(PDF)

12/17/2010 Founding Member of Abu Sayyaf Group Sentenced To 23 Years in Prison For 1995 Hostage Taking Involving U.S. and Philippine Citizens(PDF)

Five Men Indicted For Roles in Series of Crimes That Led to Five Deaths, Other Injuries - Defendants Arraigned Today on Murder, Other Charges(PDF)

12/17/2010 Three District Men Sentenced in Carjackings -Two Vehicles Taken at Gunpoint Within Three Hours(PDF)

Maryland Man Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison For Murder of Visitor From Alabama(PDF)

12/17/2010 District Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison For Carjackings, Took Vehicles at Knifepoint - One Attack Took Place in Church Parking Lot(PDF)

U.S. Attorney’s Office in District of Columbia Collects More Than $1 Billion In Financial Recoveries During Fiscal Year 2010 - U.S. Attorney Machen Credits New Initiatives, Enhanced Collaboration(PDF)

12/15/2010 District Man Convicted of Assault With Intent to Kill In Shootings of Ex-Girlfriend, Another Man(PDF)

Nine Indicted on Federal Drug Charges, Accused of Conspiring to Distribute Methamphetamines In Washington Area - Ring Allegedly Had Ties to Mexican Drug Cartel(PDF)

12/14/2010 Dutch Woman and 17 Other Members of FARC Terrorist Organization Indicted on Hostage-Taking and Weapons Charges(PDF)

District Man Sentenced to 21-Year Prison Term For July 2008 Slaying of Father of Three - Shooting Followed Dispute Involving Parked Car(PDF)

12/10/2010 Man Convicted of Killing Northwest Washington Couple - He and Two Others Targeted Home For Burglary(PDF)

MDPD Officer Sentenced For Use of Excessive Force(PDF)


U.S. Attorney Machen Hosts First in Series of Town Hall Events(PDF)

12/9/2010 Maryland Man Sentenced For Making Illegal Payment To D.C. Tax Collector In Anticipation of Erasing Brother's Tax Liability(PDF)

Man Indicted on Murder Charges in Fiery Assault That Led to Death of Manager of Good Guys Club - Defendant Now Serving Prison Term on Related Charges(PDF)

12/8/2010 MS-13 Members Convicted of Federal Racketeering Charges - Crimes Included Murder of One Victim, Maiming of Another(PDF)

Former Caregiver is Sentenced for Assault(PDF)

12/7/2010 Fourteen Arrested on Drug Charges, Accused of Distributing Cocaine and Marijuana - Drug Ring Operated Out of Auto Repair Shop(PDF)

D.C. Men Sentenced to Prison Terms For Filing False Tax Returns (PDF)

12/6/2010 Three Foreign Nationals Each Sentenced to 23 Months in Prison For Alien Smuggling and Visa Fraud Scheme(PDF)

Financial Fraud Enforcement Task Force Announces Regional Results of Largest-Ever Nationwide Operation Targeting Investment Fraud(PDF)

12/1/2010 Florida Man Indicted On Wire Fraud And Other Charges In Massive Internet-Based Ponzi Scheme - Venture Raised over $110 Million From "Members" (PDF)

Maryland Man Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison For Fatally Stabbing Man in 2007 (PDF)

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