Corruption

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Baltimore City Police Officer Faces Drug Charges In Latest Corruption Case

More allegations of corruption in the Baltimore City Police Department. A city officer faces federal drug, gun and identity theft charges, in what officials call an appalling breach of public trust.

05/31/2013

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O’Malley Criticized By Md. GOP On Prison Corruption Investigation

New evidence reveals the corruption in Maryland correctional facilities goes far beyond the city detention center, and outraged lawmakers are calling for it to end.

05/09/2013

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Gov. O’Malley Outlines Plans To Combat Crime Behind Bars

In wake of the corruption scandal at the Baltimore City Detention Center, Gov. Martin O’Malley has outlined his plan to combat crime behind bars.

05/09/2013

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Board Approves $40K Settlement For Beaten Inmate

The Board of Public Works approved a $40,000 settlement on Wednesday for a former inmate who was beaten on three occasions in 2007 after he claimed he ended his involvement in a smuggling ring that included a corrupt former corrections officer.

05/02/2013

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Leaders Under Fire: Fallout From Baltimore Jail Scandal Intensifies

Governor Martin O’Malley is under fire for his response to the jail corruption scandal. He praised his administration’s handling of the problem as more top leaders pushed for action and answers.

05/01/2013

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New Concern Polygraph Testing Will Become ‘Witch Hunt’ In Baltimore Prison Scandal

Sex, drugs and money. The corruption probe at the Baltimore City Detention Center widens. Starting Sunday night, some officers still on the job are being forced to take lie detector tests.

04/28/2013

Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) (Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Scandals Outweigh Obama’s Re-Election In Chicago

It’s almost to the point that the easiest way to spot a corrupt politician is to see who’s winning in Chicago.

11/14/2012

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Former Mayor Sheila Dixon Charged With Violating Probation

According to our media partner, The Baltimore Sun, former Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon has been charged with a violation of her probation.

11/06/2012

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3 D.C. Council Members Call On Mayor Gray To Resign

District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray said Wednesday that he still believes he’s the best person to lead the city despite revelations that he was elected with the help of a $650,000 in illicit funds, and he said he has no plans to resign.

07/12/2012

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Glenn Younes: Corruption In Sports

It may still come as a news flash to some of you but sports is just like any other business in that it’s subject to corruption.

105.7 The Fan–04/24/2012

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Leslie Johnson To Begin Serving Prison Term

Former Prince George’s County Council member Leslie Johnson is about to begin serving a year and a day in prison for her role in obstructing an investigation into a corruption scheme involving her husband.

03/09/2012

Jack Johnson was found guilty of corruption charges in December.  He was accused and convicted of accepting bribes.

Jack Johnson To Begin Serving Prison Term

Former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson is about to begin serving prison time.

02/18/2012

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