Five Baltimore workers and six commercial trash haulers have been indicted in two alleged years-long schemes involving bribes and thefts to defraud the city.
Federal prosecutors announced bank-related charges against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert on Thursday, accusing the 73-year-old Illinois Republican of withdrawing $952,000 in cash in a way that evaded the requirement that banks report cash transactions over $10,000. He’s also accused of lying to the FBI.
Allies of Democratic U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez have launched a coordinated public relations campaign to support him through what is likely to be a long and expensive legal fight over federal corruption charges.
Sen. Bob Menendez, the son of Cuban immigrants who rose to become one of the highest-ranking Hispanic members of Congress, was charged Wednesday with accepting nearly $1 million worth of gifts and campaign contributions from a longtime friend in exchange for a stream of political favors on the donor’s behalf.
Two Prince George’s County Police officers remain on suspension after being indicted for allegedly assaulting two juveniles in separate incidents.
An investment adviser has been indicted on wire fraud and money laundering charges for allegedly stealing $1.2 million from a client’s account.
A grand jury has indicted Ravens running back Ray Rice on one count of aggravated assault — a third-degree felony which carries a penalty of 3 to 5 years in prison — according to CBS Baltimore’s Meghan McCorkell.
Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has been indicted on a charge he assaulted his fiancee during an argument in an elevator at an Atlantic City, N.J., casino last month.
Two women who police say killed two children while performing what they thought was an exorcism in January have been indicted by a Montgomery County grand jury on first-degree murder charges.
Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife were indicted Tuesday on federal corruption charges.