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December 2013

December 20, 2013

Mastermind Of $15 Million Mortgage Fraud Scheme Sentenced To Just Over 11 Years In Prison

December 19, 2013

Former Loan Officer Sentenced To 11 Years In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

December 18, 2013

Reno Man Charged With Conspiring To Provide Material Support To Terrorism Groups In India And Pakistan

December 13, 2013

Las Vegas Physician Charged With Unlawfully Prescribing Large Quantities Of Oxycodone

December 11, 2013

Reno Attorney Sentenced For Felony Immigration Crime

December 10, 2013

Man Who Bought And Sold Stolen Personal Information Online Convicted Of Participating In Racketeering Organization

December 06, 2013

Three Northern Nevada Men Sentenced To Prison For Child Pornography Crimes

December 05, 2013

Men Convicted Of Conspiring To Obstruct The IRS

November 2013

November 26, 2013

Former Real Estate Agents Plead Guilty To Bank Fraud

Man Who Stole Expensive Jewelry And Sold It To Las Vegas Shops Sentenced To Two Years In Prison

November 22, 2013

Las Vegas Man Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison For Receiving And Possessing Child Pornography

November 15, 2013

Goldfield, Nev. Man Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Unlawful Possession And Attempted Purchase Of Firearms

November 14, 2013

Jewelry Store Owner Sentenced For  Stolen Goods Charge

November 01, 2013

Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Arson At Las Vegas Children’s Autism Facility

October 2013

October 28, 2013

Justice Department Obtains $167,500 In Discrimination Settlement With Reno, Nev., Apartment Complex

October 22, 2013

Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Transporting 16-Year-Old Girl From California to Reno For Prostitution

October 21, 2013

Las Vegas Street Gang Member Sentenced To Life In Prison For Racketeering, Murder, Firearm, And Drug Charges

October 18, 2013

Former Turnberry Controller Sentenced To 37 Months In Prison For $6 Million Embezzlement

September 2013

September 27, 2013

U.S. Attorney Announces Hiring Grant To City Of Reno For Law Enforcement And School Safety Officers

Las Vegas Escrow Officer Convicted In Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy

September 26, 2013

Defendant In $15 Million Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy Convicted By Federal Jury

September 24, 2013

Man Sentenced To 17½ Years In Prison In Phony Stem Cell Case

September 20, 2013

Federal Jury Convicts Men Of Las Vegas Home Invasion Robbery

September 19, 2013

Nevada Tribes Receive $1.8 Million In Grants From U.S. Department Of Justice

September 18, 2013

Man Sentenced To 24 Years In Prison For Distribution Of Methamphetamine In Reno Area

September 16, 2013

Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing And Making Explosives

September 12, 2013

Three Las Vegans Charged With Telemarketing Fraud In Association With Promising Grants To Small Business Owners

September 10, 2013

Builder Sentenced To Prison For Embezzling From Federal Housing Program

Iowa Couple And Nevada CPA Indicted On Charges Of Conspiring To Defraud The IRS

September 06, 2013

U.S. Department Of Justice Awards $6 Million To State Of Nevada To Assist Crime Victims

Las Vegas Lawyer Sentenced To Over Seven Years In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Crimes

September 04, 2013

Financial Advisor Pleads Guilty To Investment Fraud Scheme

Man Who Took Sexually Explicit Photographs Of 7-Year-Old And Posted Them Online Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison


August 2013

August 22, 2013

Las Vegas Attorney Paul Wommer Sentenced To Over Three Years In Prison For Structuring Bank Deposits And Tax Crimes

Turnberry Embezzler Sentenced To Over Four Years In Prison

August 13, 2013

Former Loan Officer Pleads Guilty To Stealing $400,000 From Victims In Investment Fraud Scheme

August 06, 2013

Former High School Softball Coach Sentenced To Over 23 Years In Prison For Child Pornography Conviction

August 01, 2013

Carson City Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

July 2013

July 29th, 2013

Jewelry Store Owner Pleads Guilty To Buying And Selling Stolen Goods

July 26, 2013

California Man Sentenced To 5½ Years In Prison For Nevada Mortgage Fraud Scheme

July 24, 2013

Man Pleads Guilty To Attempting To Destroy Las Vegas Children’s Autism Facility By Arson

July 23, 2013

Two Women Sentenced For Nevada Medicaid Fraud Scheme

Man Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Fraud Crimes

Home Builder Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Fraud Crimes

July 08, 2013

Las Vegas Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Stolen Goods Charges

July 06, 2013

Man Sentenced To Over 11 Years In Federal Prison For Robbing Local Jewelry Store With Stolen Handgun

June 2013

June 19, 2013

Henderson Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Federal Prison For Child Pornography Convictions

June 14, 2013

Former GSA Property Manager Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements And Witness Tampering

Leader Of Credit Card "Skimming" Group Sentenced To Over Six Years In Prison

June 12, 2013

Husband And Wife Charged With Short Sale Fraud

June 06, 2013

Man Sentenced To Four Years In Prison For Filing Fraudulent Tax Returns In The Names Of Others

June 03, 2013

Former Hells Angels President Sentenced To 46 Months In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking

May 2013

May 29, 2013

Man Sentenced To Over Eight Years In Prison For Defrauding Federal Credit Union In Las Vegas

Woman Sentenced To Over Four Years In Prison For Defrauding Medicare Of $11 Million In Fraudulent Billing Scheme

Former Nevada Lobbyist Harvey Whittemore Convicted Of Making Unlawful Senate Campaign Contributions

May 24, 2013

Man Charged With Arson For Fire At Children’s Autism Facility

Repeat Sex Offender Sentenced To Over 22 Years In Federal Prison For Attempting To Coerce A Minor To Have Sex

May 23, 2013

Las Vegas Bankruptcy Attorney Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Tax Evasion

May 21, 2013

Las Vegas Urology Practice Agrees To Pay U.S. Department Of Justice $1 Million To Settle Civil Health Care Fraud Allegations

Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy Involving Embezzlement From Turnberry Associates

May 15, 2013

Accused Las Vegas Mailbox Thieves To Appear In Court Tomorrow

Defendants Sentenced To Prison For Stealing Over 500 Pounds Of Copper Wire From The Railroad Tracks In Northern Nevada

May 05, 2013

Ninth Member Of Playboy Bloods Street Gang Convicted On Federal Racketeering, Murder, And Drug Charges

May 03, 2013

Six Persons Charged With Unlawfully Operating A Marijuana Dispensary In Las Vegas

Truck Driver Appears In Federal Court On Drug Charges

May 02, 2013

Home Builder Convicted Of Embezzling From Hud Grant Program

April 2013

April 25, 2013

Former Silverado High School Head Softball Coach Convicted Of Federal Child Exploitation And Pornography Charges

April 19, 2013

Las Vegas Attorney Paul Wommer Convicted Of Tax And Money Structuring Crimes

April 15, 2013

Louisiana Lawyer Convicted In Nevada Mortgage Fraud Scheme

April 12, 2013

Strip Liquor Store Owners Charged With Tax Evasion

Reno Woman Sentenced To Over Six Years In Prison For Loan Fraud

April 10, 2013

Former Loan Officer Convicted Of Fraud And Identity Theft Related To Mortgage Fraud Scheme

April 08, 2013

Air Duct Company And Its Owner Sentenced For Selling Diluted Pesticide With Forged Labels

April 05, 2013

Man With Domestic Violence Conviction Sentenced To 18 Months In Federal Prison For Unlawfully Possessing Firearms

April 04, 2013

Man Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Selling Stolen Weapons And Explosives In Exchange For Drugs And Money

March 2013

March 29, 2013

Bankruptcy Attorney Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion Charge

March 20, 2013

Anti-Government Movement Member Sentenced To Over Eight Years In Prison For Conspiracy And Money Laundering Crimes

March 19, 2013

Retired Henderson Fireman Sentenced To Prison For Tax Evasion

March 07, 2013

Two Women Plead Guilty to Fraud and Money Laundering Charges for Nevada Medicaid Fraud Scheme

March 06, 2013

Former Las Vegas Realtor, His Wife, and Escrow Officers Charged in $83 Million Mortgage Fraud Scheme

March 05, 2013

Former Postal Service Employee Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Stealing Credit/Debit Card Information from U.S. Mail

March 04, 2013

Developer Eljwaidi Sentenced to Almost Two Years in Prision for Federal Fraud Conviction

March 01, 2013

Reno Financial Advisor to Appear in Federal Court Today on Investment Fraud Charges

March 01, 2013

Man Convicted of Mortgage Fraud Scheme

February 2013

February 27, 2013

Man Convicted of Defrauding Federal Credit Union in Las Vegas

February 11, 2013

Federal Drug Charges Filed Against Seven Individuals for Growing Marijuana in Las Vegas-Area Homes

January 2013

January 24, 2013

Alleged Reno Pimp Indicted on Federal Charges of Transporting 15-year-old Girl from California to Reno for Prostitution

January 16, 2013

Man Who Stole Almost $1.5 Million from Victims in Early Mortgage Pay-off Scheme Sentenced to Eight Years in Prison

January 15, 2013

Lawyer Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Tax Evasion

January 14, 2013

Cedar City Man Sentenced to Prison for Felony Tax Crimes

January 14, 2013

Las Vegas Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Mortgage Fraud Crimes

January 3, 2013

Leader of Nevada – Alaska Oxycodone Ring Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison and Ordered to Forfeit over $1.2 Million

Updated January 29, 2015