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.
March 2015HUSBAND AND WIFE ARRAIGNED ON CHARGES OF FRAUD AND MONEY LAUNDERING RELATED TO CLASSIC CAR SCHEME
February 2015FORT SMITH CAREER OFFENDER SENTENCED TO OVER 10 YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE REOFFENDER SENTENCED TO 85 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTING METHAMPHETAMINE AND VIOLATING TERMS OF SUSPENDED SENTENCE TEXARKANA MAN SENTENCED TO OVER SIX YEARS FOR BEING A FELON IN POSSESSION OF A FIREARM THREE ARKANSAS MEN SENTENCED TO A TOTAL OF OVER 27 YEARS FOR UNRELATED DRUG TRAFFICKING OFFENSES NORTHWEST ARKANSAS MAN FOUND GUILTY OF FEDERAL TAX FRAUD MISSOURI AND ARKANSAS PHYSICIAN CHARGED WITH ONLINE SEXUAL ENTICEMENT OF A CHILD MEDIA ADVISORY NORTHWEST ARKANSAS MAN SENTENCED TO OVER NINE YEARS FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING OFFENSE NORTHWEST ARKANSAS MAN FOUND GUILTY ON FOUR COUNTS RELATED TO DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE EIGHT DEFENDANTS ARRESTED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING IN OPERATION THREE AMIGOS HACKETT MAN SENTENCED TO 75 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR CHILD PORNOGRAPHY OFFENSE FORT SMITH MAN SENTENCED TO SEVEN YEARS IN PRISON FOR DISTRIBUTION OF METHAMPHETAMINE