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April 2014

April 30, 2014

Corrections Officer Arrested on Federal Bribery Charge, Accused of Taking Cash to Smuggle Contraband Into Facility Second Officer Was Arrested Last Week in Related Case

Albrecht Muth Sentenced to 50 Years in Prison For 2011 Slaying of His 91-Year-Old Wife -Slaying Followed History of Domestic Violence -

April 29, 2014

Former Social Security Administration Employee Pleads Guilty To Taking Bribes in Return for Giving People Increased Benefits -Admits Accepting Total of $54,662 From 13 People -

April 28, 2014

Former Employee Sentenced to Three Years in Prison For Stealing Nearly $95,000 From Real Estate Company -Defendant Secretly Collected Rents, Pocketing the Money for Herself -

April 25, 2014

District Man Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison For Murder of Taxi Driver and Assault of Two Police Officers -Defendant Fired at Officers, Forcibly Entered Apartment in Hopes of Evading Capture

April 24, 2014

Maryland Man Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Prison For Federal Narcotics Conspiracy Charge -Defendant Also Must Forfeit Two Vehicles and Over $20,000 -

Former Executive Director of Public Charter School Sentenced to Nine Months in Prison For Stealing $29,000 in Funds -Defendant Wrote Series of Checks for Personal Benefit -

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

April 23, 2014

District Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For July 2013 Attempted Bank Robbery -Defendant Committed Offense While on Supervised Release For String of 19 Bank Robberies in D.C., Maryland, and Virginia in 2003

District Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For September 2013 Credit Union Robbery -Defendant Fled on Metro Train Following Robbery -

April 22, 2014

Corrections Officer Arrested on Federal Bribery Charge -Defendant Accused of Accepting Money In Return for Smuggling Contraband to Inmate

Former Accounting Assistant Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge In $144,000 Theft From Non-Profit -Defendant Created and Processed False Expense Reports -

April 18, 2014

District Man Sentenced to More Than 13 Years in Prison For Killing One Man and Wounding Another in 2012 Confrontation -Defendant Stabbed Victims During Fight in Southeast Washington -

District Man Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder While Armed And Other Charges in 2012 Murder of Unarmed Teenager -Defendant and Two Accomplices Fired at Least 28 Shots at Group of Unarmed Young Men

District Man Sentenced to 23-Month Prison Term For Accosting 10-Year-Old and 12-Year-Old Girls -Separate Incidents Took Place in 2012

District Man Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison For Shooting Store Manager During Attempted Robbery -Victim, Shot in the Back, Remains Partially Paralyzed -

April 17, 2014

Former Employee Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge In $44,000 Theft From Non-Profit -Defendant Used Employer's Credit Card for Personal Expenses -

April 16, 2014

Father and Son Plead Guilty to Federal Charges In Investigation Involving D.C. Taxicab Industry -Admit Acting Illegally in Attempts to Generate Business -

April 11, 2014

Maryland Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison For Sexually Assaulting Woman in Northwest Washington -DNA Later Tied Him to the Crime -

April 10, 2014

Crime Victims, Good Samaritans and Community Groups Honored at Event Marking National Crime Victims' Rights Week -U.S. Attorney Machen Cites Bravery of Victims, Survivors -

April 9, 2014

Physical Therapy Clinics to Pay $2.78 Million To Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

April 8, 2014

District Man Sentenced to 8 1/2 Years in Prison For Pair of Bank Robberies in Downtown Washington -Defendant Held Up Two Banks on the Same Day -

April 7, 2014

District Man Found Guilty of Armed Robbery and Other Charges For Beating and Robbing a Man in Early Evening Attack -Defendant Stole Victim's iPhone, Wallet and Keys -

District Man Sentenced to 6 1/2 Years in Prison For Stabbing Two People in Separate Robberies Last Winter -Both Victims Robbed of Their Cell Phones After They Were Stabbed -

April 4, 2014

Two Men Sentenced to Decades in Prison For Killing a Man During 2009 Kidnapping and Robbery -Second Victim Was Shot and Wounded -

District Man Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison For 2011 Slaying of Taxicab Driver in Northeast Washington -Shooting Took Place During a Robbery, Following Argument Over 75 Cents -

April 2, 2014

Former Federal Contract Employee Sentenced to 13 Months In Prison For Disclosing National Defense Information

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