A Florida man was sentenced to five years in prison Friday for his role in a $30 million fraud and bribery scheme that duped NASA into awarding contracts that should have gone to minority-owned businesses.
The Navy has not seen the end of the multimillion-dollar bribery and contracting scandal that has implicated several contractors and naval personnel, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus said Friday, warning that more disclosures are coming.
Federal prosecutors have asked a judge to delay the sentencing of former D.C. councilmember Michael A. Brown who pleaded guilty to bribery.
A federal judge has ruled that Leonard Francis, the man at the heart of a multimillion dollar Navy bribery case, must be held without bail until his trial
Former D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown is asking a federal judge to let him take one last vacation before he goes to prison.
Nicknamed “Fat Leonard,” the gregarious Malaysian businessman is well known by U.S. Navy commanders in the Pacific, where his company has serviced warships for 25 years.
A former District of Columbia councilmember who pleaded guilty to a bribery charge will have to wait a little longer to know his fate.
A former corrections officer has been sentenced to three months in jail for accepting money to smuggle contraband into a Washington jail.
The District of Columbia’s ethics board has issued a notice of violation against a former councilmember who pleaded guilty to taking $55,000 in bribes from undercover agents.
The owner of a popular restaurant in Washington’s Chinatown and his son have been charged with bribing public officials to obtain taxicab licenses.