A Baltimore police officer has pleaded guilty to extortion after prosecutors alleged she provided protection for a purported drug trafficker.
Prince George’s County Police have arrested a county building inspector they say tried to get a restaurant owner to pay his band to play at the business.
A fourteenth Baltimore police officer has been sentenced for his role in a towing company extortion scheme.
A former Baylor basketball player is facing a federal extortion charge for allegedly threatening to release
“derogatory information” about Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III unless he was paid.
A Baltimore city police officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in a towing company extortion scheme.
A former Prince George’s County housing director has been sentenced to three years and one month in prison for his role in a corruption scheme involving former county executive Jack Johnson.
A Baltimore City police officer has been sentenced to prison as a result of an extortion scheme at Majestic Towing Company.
Prosecutors say former Prince George’s County Executive Jack Johnson has the money to pay a $100,000 fine related to his extortion conviction before he heads to prison.
A Hungarian man has been sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison for hacking into Marriott International’s computers and extorting the firm for a job.
A Maryland man who pleaded guilty to charges he extorted an Indiana teen and girls across the country into sexual favors online has been sentenced to 33 years in federal prison.
Officials say another Baltimore city police officer has pleaded guilty to taking money to divert drivers at accident scenes to an unauthorized towing company and repair shop.
The bribery and extortion trial against State Senator Ulysses Currie entered its third week in downtown Baltimore.