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July 2014

July 31, 2014

Former Army Contracting Official Pleads Guilty In Bribery and Kickback Scheme Defendant Admits Accepting Over $490,000 in Benefits From Companies He Helped Win Favorable Treatment, Government Contracts

July 28, 2014

Florida Businessman Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Defraud Investors - Over 100 Investors Lost More Than $11 Million in Scheme-

July 25, 2014

Former Employee Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison For Embezzling More Than $5.1 Million From Non-Profit Money Stolen Over Eight-Year Period; Non-Profit Alerted Authorities Upon Discovery of the Scheme

July 24, 2014

Two Men Sentenced to Decades in Prison For 2008 Slaying of Government Witness Defendants Found Guilty of Murder, Criminal Street Gang Charges

July 23, 2014

Maryland Woman Found Guilty of Voluntary Manslaughter In Fatal Crash That Took Place in 2010 Near Dupont Circle -She Left the Scene After Hitting the Victim -

July 22, 2014

Two Men Indicted in Multi-Million Dollar Mortgage Fraud Scheme Defendants Allegedly Part of Larger Fraud Against Banks and Lenders Using Washington, D.C. -Area Real Estate

United States Intervenes in Whistleblower Suit Against Symantec Corporation -Suit Alleges False Claims for Computer Software -

July 21, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Says DNA Evidence Exonerates Man Convicted of 1982 Rape-Murder - Office Calls For Vacating Conviction on Grounds of Actual Innocence -

July 16, 2014

Former Social Security Administration Employee Sentenced To 18 Months in Prison for Taking Bribes In Return for Giving People Increased Benefits -Admits Accepting Total of $54,662 From 13 People-

July 11, 2014

District Man Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder While Armed In 2012 Shooting in Southeast Washington -Defendant Shot Victim After Arguing With Him Earlier on Street -

Former MPD Officer Sentenced to 18 Years in Prison For Sexually Abusing 11-Year-Old Girl -Victim Came Forward Years Later-

District Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison For Beating and Robbing a Man in Early Evening Attack -Defendant Stole Victim's iPhone, Wallet and Keys-

Maryland Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Series of Burglaries at University Dormitory -Took Laptops, Other Items in January 2013 at George Washington University -

District Man Sentenced to 21-Year Prison Term For Series of Attacks Against Young Women Incidents Took Place Over Four-Week Period in Northeast Washington

July 10, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Concludes Investigation Into the Death of Miriam Carey No Charges to Be Filed in Shooting Near U.S. Capitol

July 9, 2014

Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography

July 3, 2014

Three District Men Plead Guilty to Charges in 2013 Shooting That Left 13 People Wounded on North Capitol Street Shots Fired From Two Cars in Drive-By Shootings; Violence Followed Incident at Nightclub

July 2, 2014

District Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison For Shooting in Northeast Washington -Defendant's Gunfire Hit Innocent Victim, Seriously Wounding Her-

July 1, 2014

District Man Sentenced to 22-Year Prison Term For Two Armed Robberies and Related Charges -Defendant Targeted Two Victims in Rapid Succession -

District Man Sentenced to 41 1/2 Years in Prison For 2010 Murder of Teenager in Southeast Washington -Ambushed Victim and His Friend Outside Apartment Building -

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