Latest from Michael Sallah

STOP AND SEIZE | Motorists are being stopped by police and sometimes having thousands of dollars in cash confiscated. The fight to get the cash returned can be involved and costly.

  • Sep 8, 2014

Started by a California highway patrolman, Desert Snow teaches the art of “highway interdiction.”

  • Sep 7, 2014

A recent Post investigation uncovered cash seizures made without warrants or criminal charges.

  • Sep 6, 2014

D.C. leaders propose some of the strongest protections in the nation for homeowners facing tax sales.

  • Mar 18, 2014

Aeon, which uses mail drops and lists no owners, has threatened families from D.C. to Ohio with foreclosure.

  • Dec 8, 2013

Agency’s flawed mailing data send tax bills and notices astray, keeping delinquent owners in the dark.

  • Oct 10, 2013

The case, filed in the name of an elderly veteran evicted over a $134 bill, seeks to block foreclosure path.

  • Sep 24, 2013

U.S. senators want more protections for homeowners in tax-lien programs.

  • Sep 19, 2013

The city will study cases where liens were sold and homeowners lost properties over small tax debts.

  • Sep 17, 2013

Washington DC's tax lien program has turned into an often predatory system of debt collection that has made it difficult for families to save their homes. Join the reporters, Michael Sallah, Debbie Cenziper and Steven Rich Tuesday, Sept. 10, for a chat about their investigative series.

  • Sep 10, 2013
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