Baltimore Prison Scandal – Sex, Drugs & Racketeering

The Washington Post article written by Anne E. Marimow and John Wagner entitled: 13 corrections officers indicted in Md., accused of aiding gang’s drug scheme presents a shocking account of the Prisoners Running the Prison.Thirteen female correction officers at the Baltimore City Detention Center essentially turned over the facility to Tavon (a/k/a “Bulldog” and “Tay”) White, leader of the Black Guerilla Family Gang. 

On April 23, 2013, the U.S. Attorney’s Office issued a Press Release announcing that a federal grand jury returned a racketeering indictment charging 25 individuals, including 13 correctional officers with the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services, for conspiring to run operations of the Black Guerilla Family (BGF) gang inside correctional facilities. All 25 defendants also are charged with conspiracy to distribute and possession with intent to distribute drugs, and 20 of the defendants are charged with money laundering conspiracy.

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