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September 2011

September 29, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Assault While Armed In Recent Shooting in Southeast Washington - Shot Victim in the Neck After She Refused to Turn Over Money

District Man Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse

September 28, 2011

Former Guard Charged With Attempting to Communicate National Defense Information to People's Republic of China

September 27, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 51-Month Prison Term For Travel With the Intent to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct And Possession of Child Pornography

September 26, 2011

Former USAID Controller Pleads Guilty To Theft of Government Property and Tax Charge - Defendant Agrees to Pay $1.9 Million in Penalties to IRS

District Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison For Obstruction of Justice, Other Charges - Defendant Threatened to Shoot Girlfriend and Her Family

District Man Sentenced to 10-Year Prison Term For Shooting at Father and Brother on Christmas Eve - Stray Bullet Went Through Nearby Apartment Bedroom Window

Former Insurance Professional Sentenced for Insurance Fraud and Agrees to Pay Up to $995,000 in Civil Penalties

$55 Million Being Returned to Victims of Internet Fraud - Victims Receive Forfeited Ponzi Scheme Proceeds

September 23, 2011

District Man Sentenced to 20-Year Prison Term In Fatal Stabbing of Family Friend - Defendant's Family Tried to Stop the Attack, Aided the Victim

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing 12-Year Old Girl

Four Area Men Plead Guilty To Federal Narcotics Conspiracy Charges - Significant Amounts of Cocaine Recovered During Investigation

District Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison For Murder at Bus Stop Following Funeral Service - Defendant and Two Others Attacked Victim After Seeing Him at the Funeral Home

September 21, 2011

U.S. Attorney Machen to Host Public Safety Forum For Latino Communities in the District of Columbia - "One City, Safe City" Program is Part of Series of Community Events

September 19, 2011

Postal Employee Pleads Guilty to Obstruction of the Mail - Admits Taking Mail That Included Donations For Charities

September 16, 2011

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking of Children And Transporting a Child for the Purpose of Prostitution - Co-Defendant Pleads Guilty to Tampering With Evidence

Maryland Man Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Prison For Distribution of Child Pornography

District Man Sentenced to 2 1/2 Years in Prison For Threatening Neighbor in Dispute Over a Parking Space - Defendant Made Threats, Drove His Car Directly at the Victim

Maryland Woman Sentenced to Nearly 30 Years in Prison On Murder and Weapons Charges in 2009 Slaying - Claimed She Kept Shooting Victim So That He Could Not Identify Her

September 14, 2011

Former District Man Sentenced to Seven-Year Prison Term On Charges of Identity Theft and Theft - Defendant Stole Maryland Woman's Identity, Got Phone Service in Her Name

District Man Pleads Guilty in Mortgage Fraud Scheme - Defendant Admits Obtaining $2.4 million as a Result of the Fraud

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder In November 2010 Slaying in Southeast Washington - Defendant Chased Victim, Firing a Semiautomatic Pistol

Father Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term For First-Degree Cruelty to Children - Defendant Punched Son in the Eye and Nose, Causing Fractures to Orbital Bone

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder In July 2008 Slaying in Northeast Washington - Victim Was Shot With an Assault Rifle

Former U.S. Department of Homeland Security Specialist Sentenced for Conflict of Interest

September 12, 2011

Three Plead Guilty to Conspiracy to Provide Material Support To the Pakistani Taliban

Two Plead Guilty to Charges In January 2011 Slaying of District Teenager

U.S. Attorney Machen to Host Public Safety Forum For African Immigrant Communities in the District of Columbia -"One City, Safe City" Program is Part of Series of Community Events

September 9, 2011

Virginia Man Sentenced to 34 Months in Prison For Failing to Register as a Sex Offender - Defendant Had Been Convicted in Child Pornography Case

District Men Convicted in Pair of Attacks on the Same Victim - Victim Was Stabbed in Both Incidents, and Told: "I Knew I’d Catch You Alone"

District Man Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term For Attacking Ex-Girlfriend With Machete - Defendant Convicted of Aggravated Assault While Armed, Other Charges

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder In July 2011 Slaying in Southeast Washington - Victim Tried to Flee the Attack

District Man Sentenced to 80-Month Prison Term For Possession of Child Pornography - Defendant Collected More Than 8,800 Images and 250 Videos of Child Pornography

Teenagers Sentenced to 40-Year Prison Terms For Murder, Other Charges in Killing That Took Place During An Attempted Robbery - Victim Was Slain While Trying to Save His Friend

District Man Sentenced to More Than Three Years in Prison In Stabbing Outside Northeast Washington Nightclub - Admitted Stabbing Two Women, Carrying a Fully Loaded Firearm

District Man Sentenced to Six Years in Prison For Receipt of Child Pornography - Arranged to Have Photos Taken and Mailed of Child in Guatemala

September 8, 2011

Second Defendant Pleads Guilty in Check-Kiting Scheme That Cheated Banks Out of More Than $188,000 - He and Others Opened Fraudulent Accounts, Targeting at Least Nine Banks

Former Title and Escrow Agent Sentenced to 31 Months in Prison Following Guilty Plea for Mortgage Fraud - Admitted to Stealing Money From Banks and Client Escrow Account

Florida Man Sentenced to One Year in Prison For Defrauding Company - Defendant Used Aliases to Cheat Firm of $26,000

District Man Pleads Guilty to Multiple Burglaries - Defendant Stole Laptops from Businesses in Northwest Washington

September 7, 2011

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of Child Pornography

Former U.S. Housing and Urban Development Official Sentenced For a Conflict Of Interest Offense

District Man Sentenced to 16-Year Prison Term For Shooting 17-Year-Old Victim On Christmas Eve 2009 - Victim Survived, But Doctors Had to Remove Kidney to Control Internal Bleeding

Noted Scientist Pleads Guilty to Attempted Espionage - Scientist Arrested in 2009 Following Undercover Operation

September 6, 2011

District Man Convicted of Shooting a Man And Conspiring to Cover Up His Involvement in Crime - Co-Defendant Convicted of Joining in the Cover-up

September 2, 2011

Man Sentenced to 15-Year Prison Term For Sexually Assaulting Ten-Year-Old Child Under His Care - Defendant Also Must Register as a Sex Offender For Rest of His Life

Two District Department of the Environment Officials Arrested, Accused of Demanding Bribes in Exchange For Covering Up Asbestos Contamination - Arrests Followed Investigation by FBI, D.C. Inspector General's Office

District Man Pleads Guilty to Voluntary Manslaughter In Killing of His Then-Girlfriend's 20-Month-Old Son - Child Had Numerous Injuries, Marks and Bruises

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Traveling Into the District of Columbia and Virginia to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct, Enticing a Minor and Possession of Child Pornography

San Francisco Man Pleads Guilty to Traveling Into the District of Columbia to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct With a Minor and Transportation of Child Pornography

September 1, 2011

District Man Sentenced to Two Years in Prison For Assault with a Dangerous Weapon - Defendant Pulled a Loaded Gun During Argument With His Brother

Maryland Man Sentenced to Seven-Year Prison Term For Bank Robbery - Held Up Bank in Northwest Washington in December 2010

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