United States Department of Justice

Hurricane Katrina Press Releases, Speeches and Testimony for December, 2007

Tuesday, December 18, 2007

Press Release

Another Pleads Guilty in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Disaster Relief Fraud Charges

Another Louisiana resident pled guilty in federal court yesterday on fraud charges related to a hurricane disaster relief program, United States Attorney David R.Dugas announced. (Read more)

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Press Release

Three More Indicted, Another Pleads Guilty in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to Federal Fraud Charges

Three more Louisiana residents were indicted yesterday and another pled guilty today in federal court on charges of fraud related to hurricane disaster relief programs, United States Attorney David R. Dugas announced. (Read more)

Thursday, December 06, 2007

Press Release

Houston Woman Charged with Hurricane Rita Fraud

The indictment of a Houston woman Nov. 21, 2007, brings to 62 the total number of persons charged in this district for defrauding FEMA through the filing of false claims for hurricane disaster assistance relating to Hurricanes Katrina or Rita, United States Attorney Don DeGabrielle announced today. (Read more)

Thursday, December 06, 2007

Press Release

Another Sentenced in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Federal Fraud Charges

Another Louisiana resident was sentenced in federal court by Chief U.S. District Court Judge Ralph E. Tyson on fraud charges related to a hurricane disaster relief program, United States Attorney David R. Dugas announced today. (Read more)

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