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January 2014

January 31, 2014

Maryland Man Sentenced to 51 Months in Prison For Traveling to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct With a Minor and Possession of Child Pornography

District Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison For Sexually Assaulting Woman at Apartment Complex -Defendant Was Identified Through Video Surveillance -

Man Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison For 2010 Killing of Acquaintance -Defendant Chased and Stabbed Victim After Argument at Gas Station-

District Man Sentenced to 56 Months in Prison For Attacking Two People in Robberies Last Fall -One Victim is a Senior Citizen, the Other is a News Producer -

January 27, 2014

Virginia Businessman Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison For Role in Contracting Scheme Involving U.S. Army -Defendant Provided Money to Army Official, Paid for Trips, Luxury Vehicles, and Other Things of Value

Virginia Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For Traveling to Engage in Illicit Sexual Conduct And Possession of Child Pornography

January 24, 2014

District Man Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse, Admits Accosting 10-Year-Old and 12-Year-Old Girls -Separate Incidents Took Place in 2012

January 23, 2014

Former District of Columbia Schools Compliance Officer Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud and Conflict-of-Interest Charges -Defendant's Private Transportation Company Collected More Than $460,000 in Fraudulent Payments

January 17, 2014

Two District Men Sentenced to Decades in Prison For Murder of Retired Vietnam Veteran in Southeast Washington -Victim, 71, Was Slain in His Apartment After Trying to Protect His Wife -

District Man Sentenced to 8 1/2 Years in Prison For Scams That Cheated Victims Out of More Than $185,000 -Posed as Car Dealer to Swindle Victims to Buy Cars He Did Not Own -

Former Manager of D.C. Medical Office Pleads Guilty to Embezzling More Than $3.6 Million -Defendant Used Money for Jewelry, Vacations, Parties, Other Personal Expenses -

Operator of D.C. Electronics Store Found Guilty Of Trafficking in Stolen Property and Related Charges -Stolen iPhone Was Recovered From His Business -

Former District of Columbia Government Official Indicted on Charges Involving $110,000 Grant That Funded an Inaugural Ball -Former Council Member Harry L. Thomas Jr. and Five Others Earlier Pled Guilty to Charges

January 16, 2014

Albrecht Muth Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder In 2011 Slaying of His 91-Year-Old Wife -Slaying Followed History of Domestic Violence-

District Man Found Guilty of Federal Charges In Pair of Bank Robberies in Downtown Washington -Defendant Held Up Two Banks on the Same Day -

Maryland Man Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Prison For Traveling to the District of Columbia To Have Sex With Under-Aged Child

District Woman Sentenced to 6 1/2 Years in Prison For Shooting at Northwest Washington Restaurant -Defendant Shot Victim Once in the Chest -

Ohio Woman Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison For Submitting More Than $164,000 Of False Insurance Claims to the U.S. Postal Service -Falsely Claimed That Parcels Were Damaged or Lost in the Mail -

January 14, 2014

Texas Businessman Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge In Nearly $1.7 Million Fraud Scheme -Defendant Kept Proceeds of Business Loan for Personal Benefit -

January 10, 2014

District Man Pleads Guilty to Murder Charge In 2011 Slaying of Taxicab Driver in Northeast Washington -Shooting Took Place During a Robbery, Following Argument Over 75 Cents -

Maryland Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For 2013 Murder in Southwest Washington -Defendant Fired Shotgun, Hitting Unintended Victim -

District Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For 2013 Stabbing in Southeast Washington -Victim, a Transgender Woman, Had More Than 40 Stab Wounds -

Former MPD Officer Sentenced For Stealing From Woman Who Was Under Arrest -Officer Took and Cashed $962 in Money Orders -

Ohio Man Sentenced to 35 Months in Prison For June 2013 Incident at White House Complex -Defendant Hoped to Spray-Paint the White House, Crashed Unattended Jeep in Hopes of Diverting Law Enforcement

January 9, 2014

Former Employee Pleads Guilty to Stealing More Than $26,000 from Naval Research Laboratory -Defendant Sold Stolen Equipment to Pawn Shops -

January 8, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office to Co-Sponsor Diversity Forum In Commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday -Jan. 15 Program is Tailored for Civic, Non-Profit and Community Leaders -

January 6, 2014

Total Care Services to Pay $187,500 To Resolve False Claims Allegations Company, a D.C. Medicaid Provider, Was Accused of Billing for Services Without Proper Documentation

January 3, 2014

District Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison For Stabbing Man Following Argument Over $20 Debt -Defendant Tells Victim, "Get Me My Money"-

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