Serving the People of Arkansas
Welcome to the Western District of Arkansas. The Western District of Arkansas includes 34 counties stretching from Texarkana and El Dorado to Fayetteville and Fort Smith. This Office is proud to represent the federal law enforcement interests of the people of the Western District of Arkansas and the country. The office is responsible for the prosecution of federal criminal statutes for all of The Western District of Arkansas, from acts of terrorism to public corruption, white-collar crime, organized crime and gang activities, internet-related crimes, drug importation through Western Arkansas, and many other criminal acts. The Office also is charged, through its Civil Division, with defending agencies of the United States, enforcing regulatory agencies' authority, and recovering funds from violators of U.S. criminal, regulatory, and civil laws.
You will find several links to resources we hope you will find informative and helpful, including one to our press office website, which provides frequently updated news releases concerning the Office's criminal and civil prosecutions and initiatives.
April 2014TWO MEN SENTENCED TO A COMBINED 20 YEARS FOR DRUG-TRAFFICKING OKLAHOMA COUPLE SENTENCED TO COMBINED 60 YEARS FOR KIDNAPPING CEDARVILLE MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO COMPUTER AND EMAIL HACKING LAFAYETTE COUNTY TREASURER INDICTED ON EMBEZZLEMENT CHARGES CALIFORNIA MAN SENTENCED TO OVER 17 YEARS FOR CONSPIRACY TO DISTRIBUTE MORE THAN 500 GRAMS OF METHAMPHETAMINE CHIEF OF BULL SHOALS, ARKANSAS POLICE DEPARTMENT ARRESTED FOR USE OF EXCESSIVE FORCE MAN SENTENCED TO OVER 27 YEARS FOR ROBBING FAYETTEVILLE JEWELRY STORE