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July 2012

July 27, 2012

District Man Sentenced to Six-Year Prison Term In Robbery Earlier This Year in Northwest Washington -Passerby Saw Defendant Running With Victim's Purse and Tackled Him-

District Man Pleads Guilty to Felony Charge In Sexual Assault of an Acquaintance -Defendant Brandished a Knife, Then Attacked Victim at Her Apartment-

District Man Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison In Slaying of Teenager in Northwest Washington -He and Another Man Armed Themselves and Chased the Victim For Blocks-

Former District of Columbia Department of Corrections Officer Sentenced to 10 Months in Jail for Civil Rights Violation -Admitted Striking Inmate During Confrontation-

July 26, 2012

Former Background Investigator for Federal Government Sentenced for Threatening a Federal Law Enforcement Officer

District Man Sentenced to More Than 14 Years in Prison For Conspiracy and Firearms Charges Following Investigation into Drug Trafficking Ring -He and Others Operated Near Seventh and O Streets NW, Other Locations-

Business Owner Pleads Guilty in Mortgage Fraud Scheme That Cost Lenders More Than $1 Million -Homeowners Turned to Her to Avoid Foreclosure, Wound up Evicted-

Former U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Employee Sentenced For Taking Part in Fraud Against Government -Took Part in a Scheme That Caused More Than $500,000 in Overall Losses-

July 25, 2012

Mortgage Broker Pleads Guilty in Fraud Scheme -He and Others Used "Straw Buyers" to Cash in on Proceeds of Loans-

Convicted Sex Offender Found Guilty of Sexually Assaulting Three Children, Including His Two Step-Daughters -Abuse of Step-Daughters Began When They Were 9 Years Old-

Two Men Sentenced to Prison Terms for Kidnapping While Armed And Other Charges in 2011 Armed Home Invasion -Two Victims Were Bound During Attack in Northwest Washington-

July 24, 2012

Four Men Found Guilty of Felony Charges, Two Others Plead Guilty in Crew Rivalry Case -Crimes Include Multiple Shootings, Homicides-

District Man Convicted of First-Degree Premeditated Murder, Other Charges in March 2011 Killing of Ex-Girlfriend -Defendant Made Threats in Days Leading Up to the Slaying-

Two District Men Sentenced to Prison Terms For Armed Pizza-Delivery Heist in Northeast Washington -Robbers Ambushed Deliveryman at Gunpoint; One Defendant Later Threatened Witness-

District Man Sentenced to 70 Years to Life in Prison In May 2000 Killings in Front of Eastern Senior High School -More Than 40 Shots Fired From Assault Rifles-

Virginia Businessman Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge in Bribery Scheme Involving Government Contracts -Admits Paying $287,000 to Benefit Manager for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; Eleven People Have Now Pled Guilty in the Case-

July 20, 2012

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Assaulting His Best Friend While High on PCP -Attack Took Place in 2011 in Northwest Washington-

Maryland Man Sentenced To 14 Months In Prison For 2010 Fatal Crash in Southeast Washington -Defendant, Driving at 75 MPH, Killed Bicyclist on Southern Avenue-

District Man Sentenced to 43 Years in Prison For 2003 Sexual Assault in Northeast Washington -DNA Tied Him to the Crime in 2010-

District Man Sentenced to Six Years in Prison For 2006 Sexual Assault of 17-Year-Old Girl -Defendant Trailed Victim Into Her Apartment Building, DNA Later Linked Him to the Crime-

July 13, 2012

Maryland Woman Convicted Of Health Care Fraud, Other Charges for Defrauding D.C. Medicaid Program By Submitting Over $7 Million in Phony Claims - Defendant Billed Some Patients For More Than 24 Hours of Therapy In A Single Day -

District Man Sentenced to 24 Years in Prison In 2010 Murder in Northwest Washington -Victim Was Brutally Stabbed in His Apartment-

Maryland Man Sentenced to a Year in Prison In 2010 Fatal Crash in Southwest Washington -Defendant Struck Victim, 71, on South Capitol Street SW, Then Kept Driving-

Two Indicted for Alleged Efforts to Supply Iran With U.S. Materials for Gas Centrifuges to Enrich Uranium -Accused Iranian Procurement Agent Arrested in the Philippines-

Former U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Official Sentenced to 20 Months in Prison For Taking Part in Fraud -Defendant Obtained More Than $180,000 in Scheme; Overall Losses Amounted to More Than $500,000-

Former Metro Bus Operator Sentenced to Year in Prison In 2008 Fatal Crash in Northwest Washington -Defendant Crashed into a Taxi, Killing a California Man-

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge For Failing to Register as a Sex Offender -U.S. Marshals Service Uncovered Pattern of Deceit by Defendant-

July 12, 2012

Justice Department Reaches Settlement With Wells Fargo, Resulting in More Than $175 Million in Relief for Homeowners to Resolve Fair Lending Claims -At Least 3,500 Area Victims Estimated to be Eligible For Damages-

July 10, 2012

U.S. Attorney's Office Says DNA Evidence Exonerates Man Convicted of 1981 Rape -Office Calls For Vacating Conviction on Grounds of Actual Innocence-

District Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Violate Campaign Laws and to Obstruct Justice in a Federal Investigation -Activities Began as Early as 2001 and Involved a Number of Elections, Including the 2010 Mayoral Contest in the District of Columbia-

July 9, 2012

Maryland Man Sentenced to 13-Year Prison Term In Attack Against Two Men in Northeast Washington -Defendant Later Pointed a Loaded Semi-Automatic Pistol at Police-

Maryland Woman Sentenced to Jail Term For Suborning Perjury In Investigation Into Murder of DEA Informant -She and Her Daughter Admitted Procuring and Providing False Alibi For Suspect-

July 6, 2012

District Man Sentenced to 88 Years in Prison In June 2010 Killing of Man During Robbery - Defendant Shot Victim Multiple Times in Attack in Northeast Washington -

District Woman Convicted of Burglary, Assault and Other Charges In 2011 Home Invasion in Southeast Washington -Defendant Surprised Victim in Bed, Then Bludgeoned Him-

District Man Sentenced to 16-Year Prison Term For Attack of MPD Officer at a Home Depot Store -Defendant Bit Officer in the Thigh and Hand During the Struggle-

District Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Prison For Shooting an Acquaintance in Nighttime Confrontation -Defendant Fired Four Shots Into the Victim in Attack in Northwest Washington-

July 3, 2012

District Man Convicted of Assault Charges In Attack Against Bicyclist Near Union Station -Defendant Struck Cyclist With SUV, Later Punched Him-

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