| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:15 PM
Four Aberdeen Proving Ground employees, including two from Harford County, one from Cecil County and one from Pennsylvania, were indicted this week by a federal grand jury, charged with stealing aluminum and copper they had access to on the military...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 7:45 AM
Would putting more polluters behind bars help restore the Chesapeake Bay?
The Center for Progressive Reform believes it would. In a new report, the a pro-regulatory think tank argues that both state and federal authorities prosecute water polluters...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 3:53 PM
An Atlanta woman is going to federal prison for injecting the buttocks of women across the country with silicone intended to be used as a paint additive or furniture polish, with one procedure causing serious injuries to a Baltimore exotic dancer.
| Jul 18, 2012
| 9:57 AM
A moving company truck driver, who got into an altercation while on the job then fled police, was sentenced to eight years in federal prison Wednesday for ramming his company truck into several cars on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway, injuring the...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 3:17 PM
The former CEO of Severna Park-based Wings to Go pleaded guilty Monday to wire fraud for embezzling more than $885,000 from the franchise company to pay for prostitutes and phone sex, the U.S. attorney's office in Baltimore announced.
| Aug 7, 2012
| 11:49 AM
Timothy J. Bittner, 52, of Bel Air, pleaded guilty Tuesday to his role in the theft of copper wire from Aberdeen Proving Ground.
The guilty plea was announced by Rod J. Rosenstein, United States Attorney for the District of Maryland; Special Agent in...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 6:18 PM
A federal grand jury indicted five men on charges they allegedly sold counterfeit goods of high-end designers such as Michael Kors, Coach and Jimmy Choo around Baltimore, including at the Patapsco Flea Market, where authorities conducted a weekend raid in...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 5:42 PM
To rack up arrests and look good for his bosses, Officer Kendell Richburg decided to ensure that his confidential informant could continue dealing drugs and funneling him information.
He paid the unnamed informant with city funds, a standard procedure,...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:41 PM
Many Maryland businesses rely on a payroll service provider to handle their tax withholdings, but they still need to make sure the Internal Revenue Service gets its due.
That fact became evident in recent days, following allegations that a Bel Air...
| Feb 17, 2013
| 11:10 PM
A Parkville man is scheduled to be sentenced this week on charges of transporting a minor to engage in sexually explicit conduct, and the woman he lived with has pleaded guilty to conspiracy to produce child pornography in a case that prosecutors said...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Kudos to Sun investigative reporter Ian Duncan ("Maryland police seek federal help to take ill-gotten gains" Feb. 17) for exposing the high-handed and excessive practices of federal prosecutor Rod J. Rosenstein. He attempted to seize the home of the...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 6:05 PM
The previous owner of University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center has agreed to pay the federal government $4.9 million for overbilling the Medicaid and Medicare system by keeping patients in the hospital longer than needed.