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February 2012

February 29, 2012

Australian Man and His Firm Indicted in Plot to Export Restricted Military and Other U.S. Technology to Iran

Maryland Woman Sentenced to One Year in Prison For Her Role in Extensive Mortgage Fraud Scheme -Defendant Submitted Fraudulent Information to Obtain Loans-

February 28, 2012

Former Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud In $217,000 Scam Against Employer -Defendant Used Money for Computers, Other Personal Items-

February 27, 2012

District Man Sentenced to More Than 15 Years in Prison For Attacking Man in Northwest Washington -Barged Into Victim's Apartment After Dispute Over Drugs-

Three District Men Sentenced to Prison Terms In Attempted Drive-By Shooting of Rival Neighborhood -More Than 25 Shots Fired in Pre-Dawn Attack-

February 24, 2012

Maryland Man Sentenced to Five-Year Prison Term For Taking Part in Drug Conspiracy -He and Others Operated Near Seventh and O Streets NW, Other Locations-

Repeat Offender Sentenced to More Than 19 Years in Prison For Selling PCP in Northwest Washington -Defendant Has Eight Convictions or Adjudications-

District Man Sentenced to 27-Month Prison Term For Travel With the Intent to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct

Two Men Sentenced to Significant Prison Terms in Shootings During an Attempted Armed Burglary in Southeast Washington -Attack Wounded a Man, Terrorized His Family-

February 23, 2012

Virginia Businessman Sentenced to Prison For Bribing District of Columbia Tax Official, Who Was Working With Authorities -Defendant Caught After Making $10,000 Payment-

District Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison In 2010 Slaying in Southeast Washington -Shooting Followed a Confrontation in a Parking Lot-

District Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy and Firearms Charges Following Investigation into Drug Trafficking Ring -He and Others Operated Near Seventh and O Streets NW, Other Locations-

February 22, 2012

Operations Manager for MVP Micro Sentenced to 20 Months in Prison For Conspiring to Sell Counterfeit Microelectronics to the U.S. Military -Company's Owner Was Sentenced to Prison Last Week-

Former Bureau of Prisons Human Resources Specialist Pleads Guilty to Submitting Forged Credit Report Authorization Forms

February 18, 2012

District Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison For Series of Burglaries in 2010 in Northwest Washington -Defendant is Repeat Offender-

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge In 2009 Slaying of Neighborhood Rival -Shooting Took Place in Northwest Washington-

February 17, 2012

Two Sentenced to Prison Terms On Charges In January 2011 Slaying of District Teenager -Defendants Shot the Victim Multiple Times-

Man Indicted on Conspiracy, Bank Fraud and Other Charges For His Role in Internet-Based Fraud Scheme -Scam Involved More Than $1 Million in Losses-

District Man Convicted of First-Degree Premeditated Murder While Armed For Killing Man During Robbery -Defendant Shot Victim Multiple Times in June 2010 Attack in Northeast Washington-

District Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Burglaries -Defendant Broke Into Rooftop Bar, Assaulted Manager With a Knife -

New York Resident and His Company Sentenced For Conspiracy To Export Computer-Related Equipment to Iran

District Man Pleads Guilty to Attempted Bank Robbery -Defendant Was Caught Within Minutes, Near the Bank-

Man Pleads Guilty to Traveling to District of Columbia To Have Sex With Under-Aged Child

District Man Sentenced to 45 Years to Life in Prison For the 1999 Killing of His Estranged Wife -Prosecution Followed a Renewed Investigation of the Crime-

February 16, 2012

Maryland Man Convicted of the 2008 Killing of a Federal Witness and Federal Drug Charges -Victim Was to Testify Against the Defendant in a Drug Case-

California Resident and Company Plead Guilty to Conspiracy to Export Computer-Related Equipment to Iran -An Additional Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Obstruction of Justice-

February 15, 2012

California Business Owner Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison For Conspiring to Sell Counterfeit Microelectronics to the U.S. Military -Counterfeit Integrated Circuits Sold to the U.S. Navy and Numerous Industry Sectors-

February 14, 2012

District Man Sentenced to 45-Month Prison Term On Charges in PCP-Related Car Crash -Defendant's 5 Year-Old Son Among Four Injured Victims-

100 Women Attend Forum Geared Toward Empowering Women Returning Home From Jail or Prison "Lifetime Makeover" Event Encouraged Women to Step in, Step out, and Step up

February 13, 2012

Former U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Manager Pleads Guilty in Alleged $20 Million Bribery and Kickback Scheme Scam Involved Steering of Government Contracts; Contractor Also Pleads Guilty to Charges Today

February 11, 2012

District Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison For Armed Robberies Targeting Taxicab Drivers -Defendant Had Drivers Take Him to Secluded Areas, Where He Robbed Them-

February 10, 2012

Four Men Sentenced for Conspiracy and Bribery in Scheme To Dominate District of Columbia's Taxicab Industry -Scheme Involved $270,000 in Illegal Payments-

Maryland Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison In Carjacking at Children's National Medical Center -Defendant Drove Off With Victim's Disabled Four-Year-Old Daughter, Later Abandoned the Girl in Freezing Temperatures

District Man Sentenced to 60 Years in Prison For First-Degree Murder While Armed and Other Charges in Random Slaying of Honor Roll Student - Victim and His Friend Were Accosted and Shot While Walking on Street-

February 9, 2012

Two District Men Sentenced to Decades in Prison For Felony Murder While Armed and Other Charges In Armed Robberies at Check-Cashing Stores -Men Killed Store Owner in June 2010 Robbery on Benning Road NE-

February 7, 2012

Former Bookkeeper Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison In $1.3 Million Embezzlement - Victim Was Small Landscaping Company-

District Man Sentenced to 6 1/2 Years in Prison For Obstructing Justice, Threats and Other Charges -Defendant Committed Crimes After He Was Released Pending Trial-

February 3, 2012

Former MPD Sergeant Sentenced to 18-Month Prison Term, Admitted Taking $40,000 From 85-Year-Old Victim - Defendant Met the Victim While Investigating a Crime-

February 2, 2012

District Man Convicted of First-Degree Premeditated Murder While Armed For Killing Teenager During Robbery - Defendant Opened Fire After Going Through Victim's Pockets-

District Man Sentenced to Four-Year Prison Term For Stabbing Unarmed Man in Neck - Victim Suffered Life-Threatening Injuries-

District Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison In Daytime Attack Last Summer in Northwest Washington - Defendant Punched Victim in Struggle Over Her Purse-

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