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Lawsuit: Baltimore towing company cultivating ‘Wild West practice’ (access required)

A local towing company has been accused of “cultivating a Wild West towing practice” in Baltimore city parking lots in a potential class-action lawsuit. Greenwood Towing Co. has repeatedly violated the Maryland Towing Act, which requires authorization from the parking ...

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1 officer convicted, 1 pleads guilty in towing scandal (access required)

Baltimore Police Officer Samuel Ocasio was convicted Thursday for his part in a wide-ranging towing scheme in the city that could land him behind bars for 25 years. Ocasio, 36, of Edgewood, was convicted by a jury in U.S. District ...

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Baltimore police officer pleads guilty in towing extortion scheme

A Baltimore police officer has pleaded guilty to taking money to divert drivers at accident scenes to an unauthorized towing company and repair shop. Forty-one-year-old David Reeping of Arbutus pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to extortion under color ...

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