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April 2012

April 30, 2012

Man Sentenced to Seven-Year Prison Term For Traveling To District of Columbia To Have Sex With Under-Aged Child

April 27, 2012

District Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison For 2010 Slaying in Northeast Washington -Defendant Shot Victim Multiple Times in the Back-

Former ANC Commissioner Sentenced to Jail For Misusing More Than $28,000 in Government Funds -Community Leader Used Money for Personal Expenses-

April 26, 2012

Former D.C. Corrections Officer Pleads Guilty to Criminal Civil Rights Charge in January 2012 Incident at the D.C. Jail -Admits Striking Inmate During Confrontation-

April 25, 2012

U.S. Attorney's Office Honors Crime Victims, Good Samaritans and Advocacy Groups at Ceremony Commemorating National Crime Victims' Rights Week -U.S. Attorney Machen Cites Courage and Fortitude of Victims, Survivors-

April 24, 2012

District Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Assault With Intent to Rob a Senior Citizen -Defendant Punched 78-Year-Old Victim at a Convenience Store-

District Man Convicted of Assault With Intent to Rob and Other Charges in January 2012 Attack in Northwest Washington -Defendant Broke Into a Parked SUV and Assaulted the Driver-

Individual Indicted in Connection With Machine Gun Attack On U.S. Embassy in Bosnia-Herzegovina in 2011

April 20, 2012

Former Air Force Airman Sentenced to 22 Years in Prison For Murder of Army Sergeant in Germany -Five Others Convicted in 2005 Beating-

April 19, 2012

District Man Pleads Guilty to Second-Degree Murder While Armed In 2010 Stabbing in Northwest Washington -Victim Was Brutally Attacked in His Apartment-

North Carolina Man Indicted on Federal Charges in Assault Against Ambassador, Fires at Gabonese Embassy -Defendant Was Arrested After Demonstration Turned Violent-

Medicare Recipient Sentenced For Health Care Fraud -Defendant Used Forged Receipts to Collect More Than $71,000-

District Man Sentenced to 39 Months in Prison For Taking Part in Robbery -He and Others Accosted Victim in Northeast Washington-

District Man Sentenced to 44-Month Prison Term For Robbing Northwest Washington Store -Defendant Was Caught by Police While Still Inside the Establishment-

April 18, 2012

Virginia Businessman Pleads Guilty to Federal Money Laundering Charge in Investigation of Federal Government Contracts -Defendant Submitted Nearly $10 Million in Fictitious Invoices and is Among Six to Plead Guilty in Probe Involving U.S. Army Corps of Engineers-

April 17, 2012

Former Chief Engineer of South Pacific Tuna Vessel Pleads Guilty to Covering Up Environmental Crimes

Baltimore Man Sentenced to 26-Year Prison Term In December 2011 Slaying in Northeast Washington -Victim Was Stabbed Multiple Times-

April 16, 2012

Former Church Deacon Sentenced to Eight-Year Prison Term For Sexually Abusing a Prostitute at Gunpoint - At Time of Attack, Defendant Was Candidate to Become a Police Officer -

April 13, 2012

Former Background Investigator For Federal Government Sentenced to 90-Day Jail Term for Making a False Statement-

April 11, 2012

Former Deputy Director of USAID Contractor and His Wife Accused of Embezzling More Than $1 Million Meant for Global Health -Indicted on Conspiracy, Wire Fraud, Money Laundering, Other Charges-

Former Certified Nursing Assistant Sentenced for Neglect

Former Probation Officer Convicted of Obstruction of Justice -Defendant Tried to Mislead Police About Boyfriend's Involvement in a Shooting-

April 10, 2012

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

Pakistani Citizen Sentenced to 31 Months in Prison On Human Smuggling Conspiracy Charge

Department of Justice Seizes More Than $896,000 in Proceeds From the Online Sale of Counterfeit Sports Apparel Manufactured in China

April 6, 2012

District Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison Following Latest Conviction for Thefts from Cars Near Capitol Hill -Crimes Disrupted Neighborhood Life-

April 5, 2012

Virginia Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Prison In Counterfeit Check Scheme Involving $2.5 Million in Checks -Banks Kept Him From Collecting Most of the Money-

April 3, 2012

Former Background Investigator for Federal Government Pleads Guilty to Threatening a Federal Law Enforcement Officer

Leader, Enforcer, and Member of Area Drug Ring Convicted of Racketeering, Murder, Firearms and Narcotics Charges; Defendants Carried Out Murders in the District and Maryland, Including One of a Government Witness

April 2, 2012

District Woman Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Drug Conspiracy Charges -She and Others Operated Near Seventh and O Streets NW, Other Locations-

District Man Pleads Guilty to Distribution of Child Pornography -Search of Defendant's Residence Yields Hundreds of Images of Child Pornography-

District Man Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term In Fraud Scheme That Targeted Area Women -Defendant Posed as a Wealthy NFL Player to Win Confidence, Cash-

Two Men Convicted of Murder, Other Charges In 2007 Slaying in Northeast Washington -Victim Was Shot Six Times in Early-Morning Confrontation-

Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced to 15 Years to Life in Prison For Abducting and Raping 16-Year-Old Girl in 2000 Attack -DNA Linked Defendant to the Crime-

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