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June 2014

June 30, 2014

Virginia Man Sentenced to 18-Month Prison Term For Failing to Register as a Sex Offender

June 28, 2014

Ahmed Abu Khatallah Indicted For Terrorist Conspiracy Stemming From September 2012 Attack In BENGHAZI, LIBYA -Defendant Makes Initial Court Appearance Today-

U.S. v. Khatallah: Indictment

June 27, 2014

More Than 350 Youths Attend Anti-Violence Summit At Friendship Collegiate Academy in Northeast Washington Fourth Annual Event Is Led by U.S. Attorney's Office and its Community Partners; U.S. Attorney Machen Urges Youths to "Be a Voice for Positive Change"

June 26, 2014

Former Office Manager Sentenced to Three Years in Prison For Embezzling More Than $3.6 Million -Defendant Used Money for Jewelry, Vacations, Parties, Other Personal Expenses -

District Man Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography And Child Sexual Abuse Charges More Than 700 Videos and 100 Images of Child Pornography Seized In Search of Defendant's Residence

June 24, 2014

U.S. Attorney Machen to Host Fourth Annual Youth Summit At Friendship Collegiate Academy in Northeast Washington - Free Program Includes Musical Performances, Workshops, Information -

June 23, 2014

Former Union Official Pleads Guilty to Embezzling More Than $190,000 in Funds Defendant Spent Thousands on Hotel Stays, Clothing, Other Personal Expenses

New Jersey Man Sentenced to Two-Year Prison Term For Prostituting Girlfriend, Who He Physically Abused Second Man Sentenced to Six Months in Prison for Aiding in the Prostitution

Former District of Columbia Council Candidate Pleads Guilty To Filing a False Statement on Campaign Finance Report-Campaign Secretly Received More Than $140,000 From D.C. Businessman-

June 20, 2014

Former MPD Officer Pleads Guilty to Charges Of Pandering of a Minor and Possession of Child Pornography -Admits to Offenses Involving Three Teenage Girls -

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

District Man Sentenced to 107 Years in Prison For Two Shootings, Including Murder of Unarmed Teenager Defendant and Two Accomplices Fired at Least 28 Shots At Group Attending Fourth of July Cook-Out

District Man Sentenced to 36 Years in Prison For 2011 Murder in Northeast Washington -Shooting Followed Carjacking and Robbery-

Former Visa Consultant Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge For Embezzling Over $245,000 From Employer Also Admits Collecting Fraudulent Unemployment Benefits

June 19, 2014

Former Chief Technology Officer Sentenced to Two Years in Prison For Embezzling More Than $150,000 From Non-Profit Used Money For Laptop, Jewelry, Cable Bills, and Other Personal Expenses

June 18, 2014

Virginia Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison For Violent Attack and Sexual Assault at Lounge Attempted to Drag Victim Into Utility Closet

June 17, 2014

Libyan National Charged With Federal Offenses In 2012 Attack on U.S. Special Mission and Annex in Benghazi

June 16, 2014

District Woman Pleads Guilty to Embezzling Over $193,000 In Four-Year Scheme Against Charitable Organization -Used Money for Vacations, Personal Training, Other Personal Expenses -

Maryland Man Sentenced to 28 Months in Prison For Bias-Related Assault in Northeast Washington Defendant Struck Transgender Woman With a Gun

June 13, 2014

Three Gang Members Sentenced to Decades 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 -

District Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Shooting Three Men Outside Restaurant Defendant Sought Revenge After Fight; One Victim Left Paralyzed

June 12, 2014

Virginia Man Pleads Guilty to Pandering Woman He Lured to District -Defendant Advertised Himself as Security for Fake Escort Business -

District Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison For Armed Carjacking in Southeast Washington Victims Were in the Process of Moving Into Apartment When Attacked

June 6, 2014

Former District of Columbia Government Employee Sentenced to 20 Months in Prison for $783,876 Fraud Scheme Defendant Created Fake Accounts to Steal Medicaid, Food Stamp, and Other Benefits; Her Sister Also Participated in the Scheme

June 5, 2014

Georgia Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Charges For Discharging Waste Into Potomac River -Defendant Managed Clean-Up of Storm Sewer System at National Mall -

Fokker Services B.V. Agrees to Forfeit $10.5 Million For Illegal Transactions with Iranian, Sudanese, and Burmese Entities -Company Will Pay Additional $10.5 Million in Parallel Civil Settlement -

June 3, 2014

Former District of Columbia Council Candidate Pleads Guilty To Conspiring to Violate D.C. Campaign Finance Laws -Campaigns Secretly Received More Than $30,000 From D.C. Businessman -

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