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News and Press Releases

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December 2012

December 20, 2012

U.S. ATTORNEY’S OFFICE FOR THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS COLLECTS OVER $3 MILLION IN FISCAL YEAR 2012

December 18, 2012

JOHNSON COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 60 YEARS FOR PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

OPERATION STATELINE SWEEP UPDATE: THREE DEFENDANTS GIVEN LENGTHY SENTENCES AND ONE DEFENDANT PLEADS GUILTY

November 2012

November 29, 2012

FIFTEEN DEFENDANTS HANDED DOWN COMBINED 76.8 YEARS SENTENCE FOR DISTRIBUTION OF OVER 118 POUNDS OF METHAMPHETAMINE

November 19, 2012

FOUR DEFENDANTS HANDED DOWN COMBINED 61 YEARS SENTENCE FOR DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE

FALSELY REPORTING CLIENT’S TAX RETURNS TO AVOID $144,382 IN TAXES NETS FORT SMITH WOMAN 18 MONTHS IMPRISONMENT

FORT SMITH MAN SENTENCED TO 30 YEARS FOR PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND DOWNLOADING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY FROM THE INTERNET

November 14, 2012

OVER $100,000 AWARDED TO THE FAYETTEVILLE AND FORT SMITH POLICE DEPARTMENTS

November 2, 2012

OPERATION STATELINE SWEEP UPDATE: FIVE DEFENDANTS SENTENCED TO A TOTAL OF OVER 39 YEARS IN PRISON; TWO DEFENDANTS PLEAD GUILTY

INVESTMENT COMPANY OWNER CHARGED WITH DEFRAUDING CUSTOMER OF OVER $1 MILLION DOLLARS DENIED RELEASE ON BAIL

November 1, 2012

FORMER TEXARKANA YOUTH-BASEBALL COACH PLEADS GUILTY
TO CRIME INVOLVING SEXUAL ASSAULT OF A MINOR

October 2012

October 26, 2012

BENTON COUNTY MAN ENTERS GUILTY PLEA TO PRODUCTION OF CHILD
PORNOGRAPHY

October 19, 2012

OWNERS OF SPRINGDALE BODY SHOP SENTENCED TO
A COMBINED TOTAL OF 244 MONTHS FOR MONEY LAUNDERING
AND RELATED DRUG TRAFFICKING OFFENSES

October 18, 2012

WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS ASSISTANT U.S. ATTORNEY KYRA JENNER RECOGNIZED BY ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER AT ANNUAL AWARDS CEREMONY IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

October 16, 2012

RUDY, ARKANSAS MAN AND WOMAN EACH SENTENCED TO ELEVEN YEARS AND THREE MONTHS FOR DEFRAUDING THOUSANDS OF VICTIMS OF $4 MILLION

October 09, 2012

BENTON COUNTY MAN SENTENCED TO 70 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR
POSSESSION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

October 02, 2012

FLORIDA COFFEE VENDOR AND SAM’S CLUB SENIOR BUYER
SENTENCED FOR 4-YEAR COFFEE-KICKBACK SCHEME

September 2012

September 28, 2012

FIVE NEW ASSISTANT U.S. ATTORNEYS SWORN INTO OFFICE IN THE WESTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS

September 25, 2012

FORMER STAFFING AGENCY OWNER SENTENCED TO 30 MONTHS FOR
HARBORING AND SHIELDING ILLEGAL ALIENS

September 20, 2012

OPERATION ICE PICK RESULTS IN CHARGES AGAINST 23 DEFENDANTS AS
PART OF INVESTIGATION INTO DRUG TRAFFICKING IN GURDON, ARKANSAS AND SURROUNDING AREAS

September 19, 2012

FORMER EL DORADO BOOKKEEPER PLEADS GUILTY TO SEVEN COUNTS OF
DEFRAUDING DOCTOR AND BANK OUT OF MORE THAN $540,000.00

September 13, 2012

SILOAM SPRINGS MAN CONVICTED OF MAILING WHITE
POWDER AND THREATENING LETTERS

August 2012

August 29, 2012

OPERATION GREAT SCOTT RESULTS IN CHARGES AGAINST 20 DEFENDANTS AS PART OF INVESTIGATION INTO DRUG TRAFFICKING
IN WALDRON, MENA, AND FORT SMITH

August 28, 2012

FORMER YOUTH BASEBALL COACH IN TEXARKANA INDICTED FOR
TRANSPORTING MINOR IN INTERSTATE COMMERCE FOR SEXUAL ACTIVITY

August 27, 2012

JEFF RAND SENTENCED TO 57 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR DEFRAUDING
INVESTORS OF $7.9 MILLION

August 23, 2012

BENTONVILLE HUSBAND AND WIFE SENTENCED FOR WIRE FRAUD
INVOLVING WALMART STORES

August 13, 2012

JOHNSON COUNTY MAN ENTERS GUILTY PLEA TO PRODUCING CHILD PORNOGRAPHY ON TWO OCCASIONS

August 03, 2012

TEXARKANA MEN PLED GUILTY AND ARE SENTENCED AS PART
OF OPERATION STATELINE SWEEP

July 2012

July 31, 2012

NORTHWEST ARKANSAS MEN PLEAD GUILTY TO OFFENSES
RELATED TO BRIBERY IN CONNECTION WITH BANK LOAN

July 27, 2012

HOT SPRINGS MEN SENTENCED FOR ROBBING PHARMACIES IN HOT SPRINGS AND GLENWOOD

July 27, 2012

BENTON COUNTY MAN SENTENCED FOR TRANSPORTATION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

July 26, 2012

THREE DEFENDANTS SENTENCED IN FORT SMITH FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING AND FIREARMS OFFENSES

July 19, 2012

EL DORADO MAN SENTENCED FOR POSSESSION OF A STOLEN FIREARM, USE OF A FIREARM DURING A FEDERAL DRUG TRAFFICKING CRIME, AND POSSESSION OF CRACK COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTEE

July 09, 2012

EL DORADO MAN SENTENCED FOR DISTRIBUTION OF CRACK COCAINE, FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM AND USE OF A FIREARM DURING A FEDERAL DRUG TRAFFICKING CRIME

June 2012

June 26, 2012

“FAKE BEARD BANDIT” SENTENCED TO 135 MONTHS FOR EACH OF SEVEN ARMED BANK ROBBERIES IN ARKANSAS, OKLAHOMA, MISSOURI AND KANSAS

June 25, 2012

SHERWOOD MAN, FORMERLY OF HOT SPRINGS, SENTENCED TO
50 YEARS FOR PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY

June 21, 2012

FORT SMITH MAN ENTERS GUILTY PLEA TO PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND RECEIVING VISUAL DEPICTIONS OF
MINORS ENGAGED IN SEXUALLY EXPLICIT CONDUCT

June 15, 2012

RUDY, ARKANSAS MAN AND WOMAN CONVICTED OF MAIL FRAUD FOR
DEFRAUDING THOUSANDS OF VICTIMS OF $3.2 MILLION

April 2012

April 2, 2012

FORT SMITH MAN SENTENCED TO 14 YEARS FOR DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE AND UNLAWFUL FIREARM POSSESSION

April 2, 2012

FORT SMITH MAN SENTENCED TO 12 YEARS FOR POSSESSION WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE METHAMPHETAMINE AND POSSESSION OF A FIREARM IN FURTHERANCE OF A DRUG TRAFFICKING OFFENSE

April 2, 2012

BETHEL HEIGHTS MAN SENTENCED TO 27 YEARS FOR CONSPIRACY TO DISTRIBUTE METHAMPHETAMINE, UNLAWFUL FIREARM POSSESSION AND TAMPERING WITH A WITNESS

March 2012

March 21, 2012

OPERATION LA PANTERA NEGRA RESULTS IN INDICTMENT OF 16
INDIVIDUALS IN NORTHWEST ARKANSAS FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING CHARGES

March 19, 2012

TWO DEQUEEN MEN APPEARED IN COURT TODAY ON CHARGES OF POSSESSION OF METHAMPHETAMINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE

March 16, 2012

FORMER MAYOR OF CEDARVILLE SENTENCED FOR THEFT OF FEMA FUNDS

ROGERS MAN SENTENCED TO 11 YEARS FOR DISTRIBUTION OF
METHAMPHETAMINE

March 08, 2012

MAN INDICTED FOR MAILING LETTERS CONTAINING A WHITE POWDER SUBSTANCE IS ARRAIGNED IN FEDERAL COURT

March 06, 2012

MULDROW WOMAN SENTENCED ON CHARGES OF MISPRISION OF A FELONY AND FILING FALSE DOCUMENTS WITH THE IRS

March 06, 2012

THREE DEFENDANTS SENTENCED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING AND FIREARMS OFFENSES

March 01, 2012

TULSA MAN SENTENCED TO FIFTEEN YEARS
FOR FEDERAL FIREARMS VIOLATIONS

February 2012

February 23, 2012

‘Fake Beard Bandit’ Enters Guilty Plea to Seven Armed Bank Robberies In Arkansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Kansas

February 16, 2012

Rogers Man Sentenced to 18 Years for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

February 10, 2012

Couple Indicted for Kidnapping and Murder Are Arraigned in Federal Court

February 9, 2012

Former Fayetteville Accountant Sentenced On Charges Of Defrauding Clients Out Of More Than $1.5 Million

February 2, 2012

Fort Smith Man Appears in Court on Firearms Charges related to Incident Outside U.S. Attorney's Office in Fort Smith

January 2012

January 30, 2012

Springdale Man Sentenced to 70 Years for Production of Child pornography

January 30, 2012

Madison county Man Enters Guilty Plea to Traveling Across State Lines to Engage in Sexual Conduct with a Minor

January 26, 2012

Camden Man Enters Guilty Plea and Forfeits $720,070 as Proceeds of Illegal Drug Trafficking

January 20, 2012

Camden Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Crack-Cocaine

January 20, 2012

El Dorado Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to distribute Hydrocodone

 

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