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February 2011

February 28, 2011

District Man Convicted of Second Degree Murder - Victim Had Been Arguing With Defendant’s Father

Serial Burglar Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Prison - Former Construction Worker Broke Into Homes of Employers and Customers

Teenager Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison on Murder, Other Charges in 2008 Killing of Off-Duty Federal Police Officer

February 25, 2011

MPD Detective Sentenced On Charges Stemming From Assault - Incident Took Place in June 2010 in Northwest Washington

February 24, 2011

Guatemalan Man Indicted For Kidnapping U.S. Citizen in Guatemala In Crime That Resulted in Her Death - Accused of Abducting Victim in May 2010

February 23, 2011

District Man Indicted in Mortgage Fraud Scheme, Accused of Obtaining $2.4 Million Through the Fraud

Man Pleads Guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter While Armed In the February 2011 Stabbing Death of His Brother - Killing Followed an Argument That Started in Their Apartment

Man Convicted of First Degree Premeditated Murder While Armed For the Shooting Death of a Good Samaritan - Teenage Victim Tried to Stop a Robbery

February 22, 2011

Former CEO of Publicly Traded Company Pleads Guilty to Obstruction of Justice Third Attorney to Plead Guilty In Connection With Ongoing Securities Fraud Investigation

District Man Pleads Guilty to Burglary, Weapons Charges - Stole Computer, Then Posted His Picture on Victim’s Facebook Page

February 18, 2011

District Man Sentenced For Killing Mother of Five, Shooting Another Woman in August 2007 Attack

USAID Employee Arrested On Charge Stemming From Theft of Government Property

Jury Convicts Two Men of Armed Robbery, Other Charges In Brazen Attack in Northeast Washington - Numerous Shots Fired, Five Victims Accosted

Former D.C. Council Chief of Staff Pleads Guilty To Accepting Illegal Gratuities and Making a False Statement

Man Found Guilty of Federal Charges in Murder-For-Hire Plot - Plan Unraveled by Federal Agents, No One Was Hurt

District Man Convicted of Manslaughter in March 2010 Slaying in Northeast Washington - Victim Shot While Trying to Break Up Altercation

District Man Sentenced to 14-Year Prison Term For Conspiring to Kidnap and Stab His Ex-Brother-in-Law– Victim Abducted from his Home, Stabbed in Rock Creek Park, and Left to Die near Catholic University

February 17, 2011

Romanian Man Pleads Guilty For Role In International Fraud Scheme Involving Online Auction Websites

District Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison for Defrauding Insurance Company - Defendant Lied to Obtain Life Insurance Policy In the Name of His Dying Brother

Former Investigator/Tax Auditor of the D.C. Office of Tax & Revenue and Maryland Businessman Sentenced in Scheme To Cheat D.C. Government of More Than $100,000

Convicted Sex Offender Pleads Guilty to Armed Sexual Assaults Against Two Women and One Boy - Three Cases Were Linked By DNA Evidence

February 16, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter While Armed in November 2007 Killing in Southwest Washington

Serial Burglar Sentenced to 26-Year Prison Term - Convicted of Two Break-ins Within 16 Days

February 15, 2011

Former Transportation Company Driver Gets Jail Term For Criminal Abuse of a Vulnerable Adult

Senior Program Manager With the Office of Personnel Management Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $40,000

Supervisor Sentenced to More Than Six Months in Jail For Sexually Abusing Woman at Workplace

February 11, 2011

Two Men Plead Guilty to Federal Drug Charge For Setting Up Clandestine Drug Lab at Georgetown University - Discovery of Lab Led to Evacuation of Hundreds of Dormitory Residents

District Man Convicted of Assault, Robbery Charges in March 2010 Attack on Two Victims

District Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter Charge iIn June 2009 Stabbing

Member of Todd Place Crew Sentenced to 50-Year Prison Term For Months-Long Rampage One Killed, 12 Others Shot, Including Innocent Bystanders

Ingmar Guandique Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison For Killing of Chandra Levy - 2001 Slaying Part of Pattern of Violent Conduct

February 10, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 40 Months in Prison for Traveling from Virginia to D.C. To Have Sex With 13-Year-Old Child

February 9, 2011

District Man Sentenced to Six-Year Prison Term for Robbing Victims of iPhones - Allegedly Targeted Victims on Metro

Eleven Alleged MS-13 Members Indicted on Racketeering and Other Charges in Series of Violent Crimes -Gang Targeted Rivals in Shootings, Stabbings, Beatings

February 8, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Charges in Failed Scheme to Deceive a Federal Judge– Was Attempting to Obtain a $3 Million Default Judgment in Civil Lawsuit

Convicted Sex Offender Pleads Guilty to Armed Sexual Assaults Against Two Women and One Boy - Three Cases Were Linked By DNA Evidence

February 7, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 14-Year Prison Term for Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend and Father of Her Child

Certified Nursing Assistant Sentenced to Jail Term for Criminal Negligence

Supervisor Found Guilty of Sexually Abusing Woman at Workplace

February 4, 2011

Maryland Man Gets 11-Month Prison Term for Bank Fraud and Conspiring to Cash Altered U.S. Treasury Tax Refund Checks

February 3, 2011

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty in Identity Theft Scheme – 25 Victims and More Than 40 Accounts Compromised

Former Employee of Georgetown University Hospital Sentenced to Five Months in Prison for Stealing Money from Nonprofit Foundation Based at Hospital

February 2, 2011

District Man Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term for Perjury in Racketeering Case

District Man Sentenced For Sexually Assaulting Cognitively Disabled Client at Workplace

District Man Sentenced to More Than 30 Years in Prison for January 2009 Murder - Defendant Later Boasted of the Killing

February 1, 2011

Former Accountant Convicted of Stealing from Georgetown University’s Credit Union - Used Access to Bank’s Internal Systems to Steal More Than $200,000

District Man Sentenced to 67 ½ Years in Prison for the August 2008 Shooting of Two Brothers - Shots Killed One Victim, Wounded Another

Iranian National Charged With Illegally Exporting Specialized Metals From the United States to Iran - Some Metals Allegedly Destined for Iranian Entities Involved Ballistic Missile Activity

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