We previously wrote about the case of two men, including one from Northern Virginia, who pleaded guilty to theft charges in the disappearance of nearly $500,000 from fare machines servicing the Washington-area Metro system.
The former head of a Virginia transit system has pleaded guilty to federal charges of stealing government funds, though he disputes the amount the government claims he misused.
A woman's claims that she graduated from a Northern Virginia university triggered an investigation that led to her arrest on criminal charges.
The principal of an elementary school in Prince William County, Virginia, who is accused of embezzling school district funds, is now facing criminal charges.
A 54-year-old civilian engineer from Northern Virginia has been indicted on theft and other charges in connection with a plot to benefit from about $10 million from U.S. Navy contracts. And with alleged conspirators working with federal agents, the man should be wary that others will say things to put the heat on him and get it off of themselves.
A Virginia woman has been taken into custody nearly two years after her marriage. She is accused of grand larceny and fraud after she allegedly duped friends and strangers into paying for her wedding.
Authorities said they have broken up a theft ring that is believed to have stolen millions of dollars in jewelry from traveling salespeople working in Northern Virginia and elsewhere.
The woman known as the "blond bandit," for her alleged role in a series of bank robberies and carjackings, has pleaded not guilty. Her jury trial is scheduled to begin on May 22.
The Metro transportation system has suspended two employees who are facing federal charges in connection with the alleged theft of coins from transit stations in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area.
School board members in Fairfax County, Virginia, recently voted to let schools in the district decide individually whether to use interior surveillance cameras. The effort to deter juvenile crime was approved with an estimated $885,000 budget.