Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Maryland
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Six Maryland Law Enforcement Officers Facing Federal Indictment for Charges Related to Schemes to Defraud Financial Institutions and Insurance Companies
Police Officers Allegedly Filed False Police Reports and False Claims to Obtain Reimbursement for Purported Losses
Greenbelt, Maryland – A federal grand jury has returned an indictment charging an officer for the Fairmount Heights Police Department, the Anne Arundel County Police Department, the Maryland-National Capital Park Police, and three officers from the Prince George’s County Police Department (PGPD) with federal charges for conspiracy to commit bank fraud, wire fraud and/or mail fraud. The indictment was returned on July 28, 2021, and unsealed today. The following defendants are charged in the federal indictment.