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BGF Member Sentenced To More Than 12 Years In Prison

A BGF member has been sentenced to more than 12 years in prison for his part in a racketeering conspiracy that rocked the Baltimore Detention Center.

02/24/2014

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2 More Sentenced To Jail Time In BGF Detention Center Scandal

More people have been sentenced to jail time in connection with the Black Guerrilla Family prison scandal at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

01/14/2014

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FBI Arrests National Guardsman Linked To Contraband Smuggling At Baltimore Jail

The FBI has arrested another Baltimore corrections officer linked to the jail smuggling scandal– but they had to wait until he returned from Afghanistan.

12/05/2013

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Former Prison Official Shares Inside Story Of Sex & Smuggling In Detention Center

Baltimore City Police continue to hunt down gang members to get them off the street. Perhaps the most dangerous gang, the Black Guerrilla Family was so powerful, its leader was literally calling the shots from behind bars. WJZ speaks with a former prison official who reveals the inside story of sex and smuggling at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

11/12/2013

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7th Correctional Officer Enters Guilty Plea For Aiding Prison Gang In Smuggling Scandal

Another corrections officer enters a guilty plea Wednesday for her involvement in the sophisticated contraband smuggling operation at the Baltimore City Detention Center that drew national attention to Maryland.

10/30/2013

Tavon White

Accused Jailhouse Gang Leader Given Permission To Move To Federal Prison Facility

An inmate accused of leading a jailhouse gang was granted permission to be moved from the Maryland Prison System to federal custody.

05/17/2013