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Former U.S. Foreign Service Officer Sentenced In Visa Fraud

A former U.S. visa chief in Vietnam has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for accepting more than $3 million in bribes in exchange for visas for entry into the U.S.


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Maryland Musician Convicted Of Wire Fraud In Montana

A Maryland man has been convicted of wire fraud in Montana for misrepresenting himself as a Grammy-nominated saxophone player and soliciting money for a children’s cancer foundation that prosecutors say benefited only him.


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Couple Pleads Guilty To Fraudulently Getting $30M From U.S.

A Keymar couple prosecutors say used $30 million fraudulently obtained from the federal government to finance a lavish lifestyle has pleaded guilty in the case.


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AG Frosh Investigating Towson Financial Firm

Maryland’s Attorney General wants to shut down a well-known Towson financial advice business.



Officials: Second Hack Exposed Military And Intel Data

A massive data breach exposed last week may be even larger than feared.


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Suspect Still Sought In Frederick Co. Credit Card Theft

Frederick County Police are seeking the publics help in identifying a suspect wanted for a theft and fraud investigation.


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Virginia Man Pleads Guilty In $5M Fraud Scheme

A Virginia man has pleaded guilty to wire fraud in a scheme to divert $5 million from his employer.


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Man Convicted Of Credit Fraud, Identity Theft Schemes

A Bowie man has been convicted of numerous charges of credit fraud, wire fraud and identity theft, including a $14,000 credit theft while he was awaiting trial.



2 Suspected In Theft, Fraud At Aberdeen Panera Bread

The Aberdeen Police Department is investigating reports of a theft at a Panera Bread.



Maryland Senate Approves False Claims Bill To Fight Fraud

A Maryland measure to help stop fraud and abuse in state and local government has passed the state Senate.



2 Women Sentenced In Counterfeit Check Fraud

Two women have been sentenced for using counterfeit checks to buy nearly half a million dollars in gift cards from Target.


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Attorney General Seeks Measure To Help Whistleblowers

Attorney General Brian Frosh is encouraging lawmakers to pass legislation to encourage whistleblowers to alert the government about fraud by private contractors.