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Store Owners Plead Guilty To Food Stamp Fraud

A Windsor Mill couple has pleaded to food stamp fraud in a plot to redeem the benefits in exchange for cash.

12/03/2013

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Man Charged After He Purposely Slips On Banana Peel To Sue Metro

A Maryland man is charged with fraud after Metro says he staged a fall on a banana peel in a southeast Washington station elevator.

11/27/2013

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4 Charged With Stealing Patients’ Personal Info

Four women have been indicted on charges of stealing more than $750,000 in merchandise using personal information obtained from patients in medical offices where two women worked.

10/17/2013

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9 Store Owners In Baltimore City Indicted For Food Stamp Fraud

Food stamp fraud. Baltimore businesses are accused of swiping millions in taxpayer money. Now the feds are stepping in.

09/17/2013

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14 Charged With Unemployment Benefits Fraud In D.C.

Fourteen people have been charged with obtaining unemployment benefits from the District of Columbia government even though they were employed at the time.

09/05/2013

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Man Sentenced To 37 Months For $6M Mortgage Fraud

A Bowie man has been sentenced to 37 months in prison for a mortgage fraud scheme that cost lenders nearly $6 million.

08/28/2013

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Arson Suspect Arrested On Arrival At Dulles

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers have arrested a Virginia man wanted on arson and fraud charges in Maryland when he landed at Washington Dulles International Airport.

08/27/2013

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Hagerstown Pharmacist Sentenced For Billing Unlawful Prescriptions

A Hagerstown pharmacist has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for improperly billing Medicare and Medicaid more than $200,000 for unlawful prescriptions for oxycodone and methadone.

08/22/2013

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Police Detective Convicted Of Lying About Shooting

A Baltimore police detective who claimed he was shot by another man and sought worker’s compensation has been convicted of perjury and fraud.

08/21/2013

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Bank Teller Sentenced For Embezzling Elderly Customers

A bank teller who embezzled more than $140,000 from elderly customers’ accounts has been sentenced to two years in prison.

08/16/2013

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Md. Couple Accused Of Grocery Store Pick-Pocketing

A husband and wife are charged in Montgomery County with stealing a woman’s wallet at a grocery store and racking up a $1,600 credit card bill.

08/12/2013

Harris Kenneth & Karen Steelman BOD

Suspects In Anne Arundel Co. Credit Card Thefts Arrested

Two suspects are behind bars in Anne Arundel County–charged with theft and credit card fraud.

08/07/2013

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