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Call it poaching or theft, Maryland oysters are being stolen

ANNAPOLIS — The fruit of a third of the work done by state agencies, organizations and fisheries to restore the oyster population in the Chesapeake Bay is being stolen through illegal harvesting, according to biologists who research oyster beds in ...

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Legislative audit details $71,000 theft

ANNAPOLIS — A legislative audit released last week uncovered about $71,000 of likely fraudulent purchase card charges by an unnamed Department of Natural Resources employee. The audit was released on April 1. The Department of Legislative Services started its audit ...

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Former Charles Co. school official charged with theft

WASHINGTON — A former school official in Maryland who had oversight of her district’s federal funds for low-income students is accused of using tens of thousands of dollars to buy computers, video game consoles and other electronics for herself and ...

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Audit reveals Md. inmates handle SSNs, other private data

Maryland officials for the last seven years have used inmates to process Social Security numbers and other personal information from low-income residents receiving medical benefits, a state audit revealed. And prisoners with a history of fraud or theft were not ...

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Annapolis mayor announces new security after City Hall vault theft

ANNAPOLIS — Annapolis Mayor Josh Cohen has initiated new security measures at City Hall after more than $150,000 in checks and cash were stolen from a vault in June. The city announced Thursday that Annapolis police found a suspect in ...

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