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August 2014

August 29, 2014

District Man Sentenced to Eight-Year Prison Term For Armed Home Invasion in Northeast Washington -Victims Were Held at Gunpoint by Masked Men While Their Home Was Ransacked -

District Man Sentenced to 12 Years in Prison For Attacking Co-Worker With Sledgehammer at Auto Body Shop Defendant Struck Victim Several Times in the Head

Gang Member Sentenced to 54 Years in Prison For Taking Part in Conspiracy That Led to Murders, Shootings, and Other Violence -One Murder Took Place Outside a Funeral in Northwest Washington -

Businessman Pleads Guilty to Federal Export Offense And to Mishandling Classified Documents Defendant, a Former Military Officer, Admits Selling Restricted Weapons Parts Without a License

August 28, 2014

Former Council Candidate Sentenced To 60 Days in Jail For Filing a False Statement on Campaign Finance Report -Campaign Secretly Received More Than $140,000 From D.C. Businessman -

August 27, 2014

New York Woman Sentenced to Two Years in Prison For Stealing More Than $130,000 in Two Schemes Carried Out in D.C., Maryland and New York Admits Collecting Fraudulent Unemployment Benefits, As Well as Stealing from Former Employer

U.S. Attorney's Office Closes Investigation Involving Fatal Shooting of Aaron Alexis - No Charges to Be Filed Against Officers Who Responded to Mass Murders at Washington Navy Yard

August 26, 2014

Virginia Man Sentenced to 16 Months in Prison For Pandering Woman He Lured to District of Columbia -Defendant Advertised Himself as Security for Fake Escort Business-

August 22, 2014

Former Government Employee Sentenced to Jail For Stealing Over $114,000 from Citizen's Bank Account Defendant Gained Access to Bank Information While Working at the D.C. Office of Tax and Revenue

August 20, 2014

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority Pays United States More Than $4.2 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations Whistleblower's Lawsuit Alleged Transit Agency Violated Federal Contracting Rules

August 12, 2014

District Man Found Guilty by Jury of Felony Charges For Attacking Woman Inside Her Northwest Washington Home -Defendant Approached Victim as She Was Locking Outside Security Gate -

Maryland Man Sentenced to 20-Year Prison Term For Sexual Abuse of Relative Abuse Began When Girl Was 10 or 11 Years Old

August 8, 2014

District Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison For Fatal Stabbing in Northwest Washington Defendant Started Argument, Leading to Altercation

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty in Tax Lien Scheme That Led to Loss of Victim's Northwest Washington Home Defendant Utilized D.C. Tax Lien Sale In Order to Sell Stolen Home to Unsuspecting Buyer

August 4, 2014

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing Over $200,000 In Scam Targeting People Who Thought He Was a Taxicab Driver -Defendant Stole ATM Cards, PIN Numbers From Unsuspecting Passengers -

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