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Welcome

The Northern District of California is undoubtedly one of the most exceptional districts in the nation.  The District stretches from the Monterey Coast in the south to California’s northern border with Oregon, and the Pacific Ocean in the west nearly to Sacramento in the east.   It contains three major metropolitan areas that are very different politically, culturally and from a law enforcement perspective: San Francisco, Oakland and San Jose. Nearly 8 million people call the Northern District of California home.

In an effort to help protect these individuals, the United States Attorney's Office prosecutes violations of federal law and represents the federal government in virtually all litigation involving the United States in the District.  The attorneys who work in the office prosecute criminal violations, civil lawsuits against the government, and litigate actions to collect judgments and restitution on behalf of victims and taxpayers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

News

November 20, 2014

Defendants Convicted At Trial Of Conspiring To Traffick Cocaine

Two Founders Of S3 Partners Sentenced To Prison In Investment Fraud Scheme

November 19, 2014

Northern District Of California U.S. Attorney’s Office Collects Over $327 Million Dollars In Civil And Criminal Actions For U.S. Taxpayers In Fiscal Year 2014

November 14, 2014

San Jose Man Indicted For Mailing Letters Attacking Victims Sexual Orientation, Race, And Religion

November 13, 2014

Three Alleged Gang Members Charged With July 2014 Murder

Los Altos Investment Manager Indicted For Securities And Mail Fraud

November 12, 2014

Audiologist Pleads Guilty To Tax Fraud

November 10, 2014

California Resident Pleaded Guilty To Wiretapping Law Enforcement Communications And Others

November 5, 2014

Former CFO Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Over $900,000 From Non-Profit Employer

Agilent Technologies, Inc. To Pay $849,678 To Resolve Fraud Allegations Of Bid Rigging

November 4, 2014

Former Oakland CPA Sentenced To 36 Months In Prison For Preparing False Returns

November 3, 2014

CEO And President Of East Bay University Sentenced To 198 Months For Fraud Scheme

October 30, 2014

Former United Commercial Bank Chief Financial Officer Charged With Conspiracy To Mislead Auditors

Pittsburg Resident Charged In Tax Fraud Scheme

Dignity Health Agrees To Pay $37 Million To Settle False Claims Act Allegations

October 29, 2014

Haitian Man Charged In $200,000 “Email Takeover” Scam Against Victim In Saratoga, Calif.

CEO Of Lafayette And Walnut Creek Venture Capital Firm Sentenced To 24 Months In Prison

October 28, 2014

Sonoma Resident Sentenced To Two Years In Prison For Filing False Tax Return

Hollister Woman Sentenced To Prison For Embezzlement Scheme

October 23, 2014

10 Defendants Indicted For Operating A Prostitution Racketeering Enterprise Involving Approximately 40 Bay Area Brothels

October 22, 2014

Three MS-13 Members Sentenced For Gang-Related Murder And Racketeering Conspiracy Charges

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