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.
June 2013GARLAND COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPUTY ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH PROSTITUTION OFFENSE OPERATION SPA CITY SPECIAL RESULTS IN 24 DEFENDANTS CHARGED FOR OFFENSES INVOLVING DRUG TRAFFICKING AND GANG VIOLENCE IN HOT SPRINGS U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE BRINGS CHARGES AGAINST 23 DEFENDANTS AS PART OF INVESTIGATION INTO GAMBOA DRUG TRAFFICKING ORGANIZATION FEDERAL PROSECUTORS FILE COLLECTION AND FORFEITURE ACTIONS ON 27 PROPERTIES IN FORT SMITH, TEXARKANA, AND FOUKE RELATING TO THE 2009 CONVICTION OF TONY ALAMO ROGERS ATTORNEY CHARGED WITH CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT BANK FRAUD WITH FORMER NORTHWEST ARKANSAS REAL ESTATE DEVELOPER TEXARKANA MAN SENTENCED TO OVER 24 YEARS FOR ROLE IN CONSPIRACY TO DISTRIBUTE CRACK COCAINE LOUISIANA MAN SENTENCED TO 21 MONTHS FOR ATTEMPTED BANK ROBBERY