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July 29, 2011

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty in Carjacking Of Wilson High School Teacher - Defendant Earlier Pled Guilty to Related Charges in Maryland

District Man Sentenced to More Than 11 Years in Prison In Slaying That Followed a Dispute Over Drugs - Defendant Repeatedly Stabbed His Friend in Argument at Her Apartment

District Woman Pleads Guilty to Murder, Other Charges In Killing of 19-Year-Old Latisha Frazier - Defendant Later Joined in Plot to Dispose of the Victim's Body

District Man Pleads Guilty to First Degree Murder While Armed In the Killing of His Teenage Daughter - He Left Her Body in a Trash Can, Tried to Cover Up the Crime

Maryland Woman Sentenced For Stealing More Than $30,000 In Checks From D.C. Government Office - Cleaning Staff Member Took Checks While Working in Building

Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms In Armed Burglary of Residence - Father and Two Young Daughters Were Inside the Apartment

Virginia Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Prison For Using Counterfeit Checks to Steal More Than $125,000 - Counterfeit Checks Deposited into Accounts for Sham Companies

July 28, 2011

Former Background Investigator For Federal Government Sentenced For Making a False Statement- Judge Orders Four Months of Incarceration and 150 Days of Home Detention

July 27, 2011

Maryland Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison In Murder-For-Hire Plot - Plan Unraveled by Federal Agents, No One Was Hurt

July 26, 2011

District Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Attack on Vulnerable Victim - Defendant Beat Man With Wooden Bat, Breaking Both of the Victim’s Legs

District Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Prison For Taking Part In Armed Robbery of Armored Truck - He and Two Others Carried Out Brazen Mid-Afternoon Crime

Maryland Woman Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison In Theft of More Than $450,000 From Employer - Clerk Created Files For Fake Real Estate Transactions

July 25, 2011

Former Caregiver is Sentenced for Abuse

Former MPD Officer Sentenced to Seven-Month Prison Term In Attempted Burglary of Apartment in Northwest Washington – Used Police Radio to Monitor Communications in Hopes of Avoiding Detection

July 22, 2011

Father Pleads Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter In Death of His Seven-Week-Old Son- Defendant Gave Misleading Information to Medical Personnel

Three Gang Members Sentenced to Prison Terms For Crimes Arising From Assault - One Threatened to Decapitate a Potential Witness

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting 14-Year-Old Girl and Kidnapping Her 17-Year-Old Male Friend - Defendant Linked to Crime by Fingerprint and DNA Evidence

District Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison For Armed Sexual Assaults Against Two Women and One Boy - Three Cases Were Linked By DNA Evidence

July 21, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 40-Month Prison Term In Robbery Of White House Liaison - Victim Accosted While Walking in Northwest Washington

Former Background Investigator For Federal Government Pleads Guilty to Making a False Statement

July 20, 2011

District Man Indicted on Murder, Other Charges In Killing of 13-Year-Old Daughter, Wounding of Two Others - Defendant Also Accused of Carjacking a MetroAccess Sedan

July 19, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Obstruction of Justice, Other Charges After Threatening to Shoot Girlfriend and Family - Defendant Was Recorded Telling Victim What to Say to Authorities

Maryland Company, Two Officers and Related Entities To Pay $3.2 Million to Resolve Claims Stemming From Operation of Petroleum Underground Storage Tanks - EPA Cited Violations of State, Federal Regulations

July 18, 2011

District Man Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term For Cocaine Trafficking, Must Forfeit More Than $95,000 - Drugs, Cash Were Discovered in Defendant's Northwest Washington Apartment

District Man Pleads Guilty to Charges in Dispute With Neighbor Over a Parking Space - Defendant Made Threats, Drove His Car Directly at the Victim

July 15, 2011

Two District Residents Plead Guilty to Weapons Charges - One Brandished a Gun at the Other's Ex-Boyfriend

District Man Pleads Guilty to Weapons Charge - Defendant Used a Starter Pistol to Threaten His Family

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Burglary and Assault In Attack Against 19-Year-Old Woman in Her Home - Victim Was Attacked While Bathing Her One-Year-Old Son

Internet Communications Firm Owners Plead Guilty To Employment Tax Fraud and Failure to Pay Tax

District Man Pleads Guilty to Weapons Offense - Defendant Stabbed Victim During an Argument at His Mother's House

Member of Violent Drug Ring Sentenced to 45 Years in Prison For Slaying of Man He Mistakenly Viewed as a Witness - More Than 30 Shots Fired at Victim

District Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Prison For Shooting Motorist in the Third Street Tunnel - Victim Was Hit Twice, Car Had At Least Eight Bullet Holes

July 14, 2011

MPD Officer Accused of Sexually Assaulting Three Women

Three Men Sentenced to Prison Terms For Taking Part in Drug Organization - Defendants Admit Roles in Organization That Distributed PCP, Other Drugs

District Man Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison For Role As Heroin Supplier to Drug Trafficking Network - Drug Ring Operated in Potomac Gardens Housing Complex

Maryland Woman Pleads Guilty to Murder And Weapons Charges In 2009 Slaying - Claimed She Kept Shooting Victim So That He Could Not Identify Her

July 13, 2011

Former Employee Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison For Stealing Over $200,000 From The Federal Trade Commission - Supply Clerk Made Unauthorized Purchases of Laptops, Televisions, Other Items

July 12, 2011

Former Police Officer for the Department of Defense Sentenced For Traveling Into the District of Columbia To Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct and Enticing a Minor Child

District Woman Sentenced For Embezzling Social Security Checks

Man Sentenced to Six Months in Prison For Defrauding The Government To Collect Pension of His Deceased Father - More Than $130,000 Collected Through Scheme

District Man Convicted of Shooting at Father and Brother During Argument on Christmas Eve - Stray Bullet Went Through Nearby Apartment Bedroom Window

District Man Sentenced to 13 1/2 Years in Prison For Armed Robbery, Other Crimes - In One Case, He Robbed a Woman, Then Fled From Police

July 11, 2011

Former Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charge, Admits Receiving More Than $1,700 to Bring Contraband Into Jail - Defendant Was Caught With Concealed Items Last Fall

District Man Found Guilty of Aggravated Assault While Armed -Defendant Sliced Ex-Girlfriend's Arm with Machete

July 8, 2011

District Teenagers Sentenced to Prison Terms in 2010 Slaying - Mother of One Defendant Also Sentenced for Obstructing Justice

District Man Pleads Guilty to Charges in Daytime Robbery and Assault in Northwest Washington - Defendant Admits Choking One Victim and Stealing $60 From Another

Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms In Shooting That Followed Argument at Party - One Gunman is Cousin of Victim

District Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison For Daytime Burglary in Northeast Washington - Neighbor's Call, Fast Police Work Lead to Arrest

District Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison In September 2010 Slaying in Southeast Washington- Defendant Pled Guilty to Involuntary Manslaughter, Weapons Charges

District Man Sentenced to 25-Year Prison Term For Two Murders in Northeast Washington -One Victim Slain on 17th Birthday, Other While With His Family

Former Managing Director of PPG Paints Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd., Charged with Illegally Exporting High-Performance Coatings To Nuclear Reactor in Pakistan

July 7, 2011

Armor Group North America and Its Affiliates Pay $7.5 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

July 6, 2011

Maryland Man Sentenced to 16 Months in Prison For Armed Assault Against U.S. Capitol Police Officers - Defendant Brandished Gun in Confrontation With Police

July 5, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Assault with a Dangerous Weapon -Defendant Pulled a Loaded Gun During Argument With His Brother

District Man Sentenced to 19 Months In Prison For Assaulting Employee Outside Day Care Center -Defendant Attacked Security Employee in Failed Attempt to Get to Girlfriend

July 2, 2011

District Woman Convicted of Stalking, Contempt and Identity Theft Charges - Made Thousands of Calls to Victim at Home and Place of Employment

Maryland Man Convicted of Assault In Attack Against Ex-Girlfriend, Another Man - Incident Took Place on the Street in Southeast Washington

July 1, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 24-Year Prison Term In February 2009 Slaying of 14-Year-Old Boy

District Man Sentenced to 47-Month Prison Term For Possession of Child Pornography - Defendant Collected More Than 100,000 Images of Child Pornography

District Man Convicted of Shooting 17-Year-Old Victim On Christmas Eve 2009, Brandishing Gun in Front of 11-Year-Old - Victim Survived, But Doctors Had to Remove Kidney to Control Internal Bleeding

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