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May 12, 2011 10:00 PM

Maryland Man Convicted of Sexually Abusing Minor to Produce Child Pornography

Jesse Aaron Davison, of Baltimore, was found guilty of conspiring to produce and producing child pornography, possession of child pornography, and obstruction of justice.

Maryland Man Convicted of Sexually Abusing Minor to Produce Child Pornography

Jesse Aaron Davison, of Baltimore, was found guilty of conspiring to produce and producing child pornography, possession of child pornography, and obstruction of justice.

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May 12, 2011 04:45 PM

President Obama Proposes Extending Term for FBI Director Robert Mueller

Today, President Obama announced he is seeking a two-year extension for the 10-year term of FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III which expires on September 4, 2011.

President Obama Proposes Extending Term for FBI Director Robert Mueller

Today, President Obama announced he is seeking a two-year extension for the 10-year term of FBI Director Robert S. Mueller III which expires on September 4, 2011.

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May 11, 2011 09:00 PM

Pennsylvania Chiropractor Sentenced in Phony Accident Scheme

Dr. Stephen Rios, a Philadelphia chiropractor, was sentenced to four years in prison in connection with his role in a scheme to defraud insurance companies by staging phony automobile accidents. The ...

Pennsylvania Chiropractor Sentenced in Phony Accident Scheme

Dr. Stephen Rios, a Philadelphia chiropractor, was sentenced to four years in prison in connection with his role in a scheme to defraud insurance companies by staging phony automobile accidents. The loss amounts paid out by insurance companies for property damage, medical expenses, and civil settlements for these fictitious accidents exceeded $634,000.

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May 11, 2011 08:35 PM

Grandad Bandit Sentenced to 25 Years for Robbing 26 Banks in 14 States

Michael Francis Mara, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, dubbed the Grandad Bandit, was sentenced in Richmond, Virginia to 300 months in prison and was ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $83,868 for ...

Grandad Bandit Sentenced to 25 Years for Robbing 26 Banks in 14 States

Michael Francis Mara, of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, dubbed the Grandad Bandit, was sentenced in Richmond, Virginia to 300 months in prison and was ordered to pay restitution in the amount of $83,868 for robbing 26 banks in 14 states in just over two years.

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May 11, 2011 05:00 PM

New York Hedge Fund Billionaire Convicted on Insider Trading Charges

Raj Rajaratnam, of New York City, was convicted of conspiracy and securities fraud crimes stemming from his involvement in the largest hedge fund insider trading scheme in history.

New York Hedge Fund Billionaire Convicted on Insider Trading Charges

Raj Rajaratnam, of New York City, was convicted of conspiracy and securities fraud crimes stemming from his involvement in the largest hedge fund insider trading scheme in history.

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May 10, 2011 09:05 PM

Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes

In response to the recent tornadoes that affected several Southern states and caused loss of life and flooding that has damaged property, the FBI and the National Center for Disaster Fraud remind the ...

Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes 

In response to the recent tornadoes that affected several Southern states and caused loss of life and flooding that has damaged property, the FBI and the National Center for Disaster Fraud remind the public to be aware of and report any instances of alleged fraudulent activity related to relief operations and funding for victims.

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May 10, 2011 08:55 PM

Two Illinois Men Charged in $16 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

Michael Morawski and Frank Constant, who operated a now-defunct real estate investment company, were charged in Chicago with engaging in an alleged investment fraud scheme that obtained more than $16 ...

Two Illinois Men Charged in $16 Million Investment Fraud Scheme

Michael Morawski and Frank Constant, who operated a now-defunct real estate investment company, were charged in Chicago with engaging in an alleged investment fraud scheme that obtained more than $16 million from more than 300 investors.

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May 10, 2011 08:40 PM

Fugitive Wanted for 25 Years Arrested in Puerto Rico

Fugitive Wanted for 25 Years Arrested in Puerto Rico

Norberto Gonzalez-Claudio (captured)Norberto Gonzalez-Claudio, who has been a fugitive from justice for the past 25 years, was arrested in Cayey, Puerto Rico. Gonzalez-Claudio was wanted in connection with his participation in the armed robbery of approximately $7 million from a Wells Fargo Depot in Hartford, Connecticut. It is believed that he is a member of the clandestine domestic terrorist organization known as Ejercito Popular Boricua-Los Macheteros, a group which has claimed responsibility for several murders, armed robberies, and terrorist bombings.

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May 09, 2011 09:10 PM

Illinois Man Sentenced for Plotting to Bomb Federal Courthouse

Michael C. Finton, aka Talib Islam, a U.S. citizen and resident of Decatur, Illinois, pled guilty to attempting to bomb the federal courthouse in Springfield in September 2009 and was sentenced to ...

Illinois Man Sentenced for Plotting to Bomb Federal Courthouse

Michael C. Finton, aka Talib Islam, a U.S. citizen and resident of Decatur, Illinois, pled guilty to attempting to bomb the federal courthouse in Springfield in September 2009 and was sentenced to serve 28 years in prison.

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May 09, 2011 08:45 PM

California Man Sentenced in Scheme to Smuggle Surface-to-Air Missiles Into U.S.

Yi Qing Chen, of Rosemead, California, was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison after being convicted on a series of federal charges related to schemes to smuggle many items into the United ...

California Man Sentenced in Scheme to Smuggle Surface-to-Air Missiles Into U.S.

Yi Qing Chen, of Rosemead, California, was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison after being convicted on a series of federal charges related to schemes to smuggle many items into the United States, including surface-to-air missiles designed to shoot down aircraft.

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