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April 2011

April 29, 2011

Woman Sentenced to 55 Years in Prison In Slaying of Her Seven-Year-Old Daughter - Defendant Stabbed Child, Then Set House on Fire

Justice and Education Departments Commemorate Sexual Assault Awareness Month at Event With Students at Banneker High School - Principal Assistant U.S. Attorney Vincent H. Cohen Jr. Addresses Students

Man Sentenced to 50 Years in Prison For the Shooting Death of a Good Samaritan - Teenage Victim Tried to Stop a Robbery

Man Sentenced to 7 ½ Years in Prison In February 2011 Stabbing Death of His Brother - Killing Followed an Argument That Started in Their Apartment

District Man Sentenced to 16-Year Prison Term In Brazen Attack in Northeast Washington - Numerous Shots Fired, Five Victims Accosted

April 28, 2011

District Man Convicted of Receipt of Child Pornography - Arranged to Have Photos Taken and Mailed of Child in Guatemala

April 27, 2011

MS-13 Members Sentenced to Life in Prison On Federal Racketeering Charges - Crimes Included Murder of One Victim, Maiming of Another

April 26, 2011

Grand Jury Indicts Albert Haynesworth On Charge of Misdemeanor Sexual Abuse - Accused of Fondling Server at Northwest Washington Lounge

Former Humanitarian Workers Sentenced to 142 Months In Prison For Defrauding USAID of $1.9 Million - Money Was to Fund Community Reconstruction Projects in Liberia

District Man Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison For November 2007 Killing in Southwest Washington

MPD Officer Pleads Guilty to Felony Charge In Attempted Burglary of Apartment in Northwest Washington – Used Police Radio to Monitor Communications in Hopes of Avoiding Detection

April 22, 2011

DynCorp International LLC and the Sandi Group Pay United States More Than $8.7 Million To Resolve False Claims Act Allegations - Companies Allegedly Submitted False Claims Related to Police Work in Iraq

District Man Sentenced to 22 Years in Prison For March 2010 Slaying in Northeast Washington - Victim Shot While Trying to Break Up Altercation

April 21, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Prison For Bank Robbery in Southeast Washington

Three Individuals and Two Companies Indicted For Conspiring to Export Millions of Dollars Worth of Computer-Related Equipment to Iran

Somali Hostage Negotiator Arrested and Charged With Piracy In Attack on Merchant Ship - Second Person to Face Charges in Takeover of Vessel

April 20, 2011

Police Officer for the Department of Defense Pleads Guilty to Traveling Into the District of Columbia To Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct and Enticing a Minor Child

Five Men Face New Charges For Roles In Crimes That Led to Five Murders, Nine Other Shootings Superseding Indictment Includes New Charges From Violence on South Capitol Street

District Man Convicted in Brazen Attack and Robbery of Pedestrian in Downtown Washington - Defendant Had Two Additional Stolen Cell Phones at Time of Arrest

Maryland Man Convicted of Distribution of Child Pornography

Man Gets 33-Month Prison Term For Series of Vehicle Break-ins - Broke Into One Vehicle While Police Were Staking Out the Area

April 19, 2011

District Man Convicted of Felony Charges In Attack of MPD Officer at a Home Depot Store – Defendant Bit Officer in the Thigh and Hand During the Struggle

District Man Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Prison On Manslaughter Charge In June 2009 Stabbing

April 18, 2011

Maryland Man Sentenced to 90-Year Prison Term In 1999 Double Homicide - Man and Woman Were Fatally Shot While Seated in a Car

Teenager Convicted of Assault With Intent to Kill For Stabbing Another Teen Near Northeast Washington Recreational Center - Victim Was Stabbed in the Neck, Severing a Muscle

April 15, 2011

Two Men Convicted in Shooting That Followed Argument at Party - One Gunman is Cousin of Victim

April 14, 2011

Crime Victims, Good Samaritans and Advocacy Groups Honored at Event Marking National Crime Victims’ Rights Week - U.S. Attorney Machen Cites Bravery of Victims, Survivors

April 13, 2011

Two Former Employees Plead Guilty to Defrauding Credit Union For the American Red Cross of More Than $675,000

District Man Convicted of Possession of Child Pornography - Defendant Collected More Than 100,000 Images of Child Pornography

Former Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing Over $200,000 From The Federal Trade Commission - Supply Clerk Made Unauthorized Purchases of Laptops, Televisions, Other Items

April 12, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Murder In 2009 Slaying in Northeast Washington

April 11, 2011

Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Defrauding the Government To Collect Pension of His Deceased Father - More Than $130,000 Collected Through Scheme

District Man Convicted of Sexually Abusing Three Daughters

Three Men Convicted of Stabbing Man at Bus Stop - Attack Took Place at 5 a.m. on Georgia Avenue NW

April 8, 2011

Florida Man Sentenced to 40 Months in Prison
For Market Manipulation Scheme

April 7, 2011

Virginia Man Sentenced For Traveling From Virginia to D.C. To Have Sex With Under-Aged Child

Somali Sentenced to 25-Year Prison Term For Armed Piracy In Attack on Merchant Ship - He and Other Pirates Held the Vessel For 71 Days

April 6, 2011

District Man Convicted of Stabbing Neighbor to Death - Attack Took Place While Defendant Was High on PCP

Former Department of Agriculture Official Sentenced To 150 Days In Jail For Sexually Assaulting Employee

Former D.C. Firefighter Sentenced For Fraud -Kept More Than $3,600 In Fees Paid For CPR Training

Community Forum Will Highlight Challenges Facing Women Returning Home From Jail or Prison - Saturday’s Event Encourages Public to “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes”

April 5, 2011

Verizon Communications Pays United States $93.5 Million To Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

April 4, 2011

Four Convicted in Armed Kidnapping - Defendants Bound, Beat and Burned Victim in Retaliation For Burglary

Man Pleads Guilty to Robbing Bank

April 1, 2011

Jury Convicts District Man of Murder, Obstruction Charges Stemming From 2003 Slaying of Homeless Man

JMaryland Man Sentenced to Two-Year Prison Term in Identity Theft Scheme – 25 Victims and More Than 40 Accounts Compromised





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