The Criminal Division is largest of the District’s divisions and Assistant United States Attorneys in this Division are located in all seven offices. Assistant United States Attorneys in this Division work closely with agents and officers from a variety of federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies to investigate and prosecute individuals and organizations who violate federal criminal laws to include complex white collar crime, public corruption, health care fraud, offenses committed on federal property, bank robbery, illegal immigration, drug trafficking, and firearms violations. The Criminal Division includes the National Security Section, Appellate Section, and the Asset Forfeiture Section. Members of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) investigate and prosecute large scale drug trafficking organizations throughout the District.
Updated March 2, 2015