Peter C. Lallas

WASHINGTON News: Former HUD Employee, Kevin Jones Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribes from Government Contractor

Admits Taking Gifts in Return for Preferential Treatment on Contracts WASHINGTON – Kevin Jones, 48, a former contract oversight specialist with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), pled guilty today to a federal bribery charge stemming from a scheme in which he provided non-public information about pending HUD contracts to a business … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Former HUD Employee, Kevin Jones Pleads Guilty to Accepting Bribes from Government Contractor

WASHINGTON News: Jamaican National, Keniel Thomas Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge in Lottery Fraud/Extortion Scheme

Defendant Tried to Trick Victims Into Believing They Won Mega Millions Lottery WASHINGTON – Keniel Thomas, 29, a Jamaican national, pled guilty today to trying to extort money from a couple in Washington D.C., who he tried to trick into believing they won the Mega Millions lottery, announced U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu and Nancy … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Jamaican National, Keniel Thomas Pleads Guilty to Federal Charge in Lottery Fraud/Extortion Scheme

WASHINGTON News: Business Owner, Vashawn Strader Sentenced to Prison Term for Bribing District of Columbia Government Employee

Defendant’s Crimes Cost Government More Than $300,000 WASHINGTON – Vashawn Strader, 40, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to 18 months in prison for bribing an employee of the District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE) to get favorable action on government contracts. The announcement was made by U.S. Attorney Jessie … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Business Owner, Vashawn Strader Sentenced to Prison Term for Bribing District of Columbia Government Employee