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7th Baltimore police officer sentenced in towing extortion scheme

Prosecutors say a Baltimore city police officer has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for his role in a towing company extortion scheme. A statement from the Maryland U.S. Attorney’s Office says 33-year-old Johnn Corona, of Rosedale, was sentenced ...

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31 Baltimore officers suspended; 17 facing federal charges

Thirty-one Baltimore police officers have been suspended after authorities uncovered a towing extortion scheme, and 17 of them are facing federal charges. The department is starting suspension hearings Thursday for the officers, many of whom were assigned to the northeastern ...

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Details released in alleged police corruption arrest

U.S. Attorney Rod J. Rosenstein, Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld and FBI Special Agent in charge Richard A. McFeely held a press conference Wednesday afternoon releasing some of the details of the 17 Baltimore City police officers charged in an extortion scheme involving a towing company.

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