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2 Former Correctional Officers Sentenced n Baltimore Jail Racketeering Conspiracy

Two former correctional officers were sentenced for their involvement in a racketeering conspiracy in which they smuggled drugs and other contraband for members of the Black Guerilla Family gang inside several correctional facilities.

03/13/2015

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Inmate At Center Of Baltimore Jail Scandal Gets 12 Year Sentence

Twelve years in prison. That’s the punishment for Tavon White–the inmate accused of running a drugs, sex and corruption scheme from behind the bars of the Baltimore City jail.

02/09/2015

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5 Convicted In Baltimore Jail Racketeering Conspiracy

The verdicts are in. A federal jury convicts five people of helping a dominant gang take over the Baltimore City jail and acquits three others. It’s the prison system’s biggest corruption case ever.

02/05/2015

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Closing Arguments Heard In Baltimore City Jail Corruption Trial

Ringleader or lone wolf. Two very different sides of the inmate who says he ran the Baltimore City jail emerged in closing arguments in federal court.

01/26/2015

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Tavon White Back On Stand In BGF Trial

Testimony continues. The alleged ringleader of the Black Guerilla Family gang, Tavon White, took the stand again Monday.

12/15/2014

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Testimony Resumed With Alleged Black Guerilla Family Leader

Too bad to be believed? That’s the doubt defense lawyers are trying to create with a federal jury. Alex DeMetrick has the latest in the on-going testimony of Tavon White, the former Black Guerilla Family member turned prosecution witness.

12/11/2014

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Alleged BGF Leader Continues His Testimony In Corruption Case

Crimes of opportunity. For the third day, reported Black Guerilla Family gang leader Tavon White took the stand with explosive testimony on the rampant corruption at the Baltimore City Detention Center.

12/03/2014

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Alleged BGF Leader Takes The Stand Again

The notorious trial against eight defendants, including five correctional officers accused of letting the Black Guerilla Family take over the Baltimore City jail continues Tuesday.

12/02/2014

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Alleged BGF Ringleader Takes The Stand In Notorious Trial

Rampant corruption. The historic case against eight defendants—including five correctional officers accused of letting the Black Guerilla Family take over the Baltimore City jail continues Monday.

12/01/2014

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Jury Selection Begins In Trial For Remaining 8 Charged In Baltimore Jail Scandal

Jury selection began Monday in the racketeering case that rocked the Baltimore City jail. Last year, FBI investigators uncovered a drug smuggling operation that included not only members of the Black Guerilla Family gang but also correctional officers. Now the last eight of the defendants are heading to trial.

11/17/2014

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General Assembly Looks At Ways To Cut Crime Behind Bars

The General Assembly is looking at ways to eliminate gang activity in the Baltimore City Detention Center.

01/22/2014

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Changes To Clean Up Baltimore City Detention Center Revealed

Sex and smuggling behind bars. This week, WJZ investigates the long-term corruption inside the Baltimore City Detention Center. The man at the top tells WJZ he has made major changes to clean up the jail.

11/14/2013

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