News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

For more information contact Jeff Dorschner, Press Officer, at 303-454-0243.

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December 2013

December 20, 2013

Denver man sentenced to federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm

December 20, 2013

Towaoc man sentenced to federal prison for failure to register as a sex offender

December 19, 2013

Former Parker man sentenced to serve 51 months in federal prison for $1.7 million fraudulent Ponzi scheme

December 19, 2013

Chinese national sentenced to federal prison for illegally exporting to China radiation-hardened computer circuits used in satellite communications

December 10, 2013

Denver man sentenced for possession of child pornography he ordered over the internet which was delivered via United States Mail

December 9, 2013

Parker hunting guide pleads guilty to failing to file income tax returns and agrees to pay $278,000 to the IRS

December 4, 2013

Hector Diaz indicted by federal grand jury in Denver for illegally possessing firearm

December 3, 2013

Grand Junction man is sentenced to 38 months in federal prison for income tax evasion

November 2013

November 27, 2013

Former DEA pilot sentenced for lying about number of missions flown

November 26, 2013

Denver man sentenced to 100 years in federal prison for advertising child pornography and other child pornography related crimes

November 25, 2013

Alien found at search location charged with illegally possessing firearms and ammunition

November 21, 2013

Longmont man arrested for investment scheme

November 21, 2013

Statement regarding marijuana enforcement action

November 7, 2013

Mexican national living illegally in Denver caught with over 50 kilograms of marijuana

November 6, 2013

Pueblo man found guilty of tax evasion, bank fraud and interfering with IRS laws

November 5, 2013

Montrose County man is sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for possession of child pornography

November 5, 2013

Utah man pleads guilty for threatening CEO of Anti-Doping Agency

November 4, 2013

Hotchkiss man sentenced for theft of detective's assault rifle and tactical gear

October 2013

October 31, 2013

Pastor pleads guilty to wire fraud as part of $5 million Ponzi scheme

October 31, 2013

Colorado Springs man and member of "North American Man-Boy Love Association" indicted by federal grand jury

October 30, 2013

Colorado man pleads guilty to defrauding elderly victim

October 28, 2013

Littleton Police Officer pleads guilty to firearm and drug trafficking crimes

October 24, 2013

Trespasser fined $255,000 for unauthorized removal and sale of sand and gravel from public land

October 23, 2013

Colorado Springs man indicted and held without bond for the sexual exploitation of children

October 22, 2013

Stevie Marie Vigil pleads guilty to purchasing firearm for Evan Ebel

October 22, 2013

Eric and Ryan Jensen plead guilty to all counts of introducing tainted cantaloupe into interstate commerce

October 11, 2013

U.S. Attorney John Walsh issues statement about conviction of war criminal "John Doe" following week long jury trial

September 2013

September 27, 2013

Grand Junction man found guilty of sending interstate threatening communications

September 26, 2013

Eric and Ryan Jensen charged with introducing tainted cantaloupe into interstate commerce

September 26, 2013

Colorado man charged with attempting to interfere with the administration of IRS laws

September 25, 2013

Child pornography producer sentenced to nearly 20 years in federal prison followed by a lifetime of supervision

September 24, 2013

El Paso County man ordered detained for production of child pornography

September 20, 2013

Denver man sentenced to lengthy prison term for possessing sawed-off shotgun and methamphetamine

September 20, 2013

United States Attorney John Walsh alerts public to beware of disaster fraud in aftermath of recent floods

September 18, 2013

Registered sex offender sentenced to federal prison for receipt of child pornography

September 17, 2013

The Macalan Group, Inc. agrees to resolve overcharging allegations

September 12, 2013

Chief Executive Officer of Superior Discount Coins pleads guilty to defrauding gold coin investors out of over $2.4 million

September 12, 2013

Englewood woman is sentenced to 28 months in federal prison for failure to pay over $4.7 million in employment taxes

September 11, 2013

Mexican drug cartel working with members of Mexican Mennonite community indicted for large scale marijuana trafficking

September 10, 2013

Former preschool teacher David Moe sentenced to federal prison for distribution of child pornography

September 10, 2013

California man with Colorado ties pleads guilty to multi-million dollar real estate scheme

September 6, 2013

Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association 22nd Annual National Awards Banquet and Ceremony remarks by U.S. Attorney John Walsh

September 6, 2013

Chinese national pleads guilty to illegally exporting radiation-hardened computer circuits used in satellite communications to China

September 5, 2013

Two men in unrelated cases sentenced to federal prison for child exploitation crimes

August 2013

August 30, 2013

California man arrested after disrupting JetBlue flight

August 29, 2013

Statement by U.S. Attorney John Walsh regarding marijuana enforcement in Colorado

August 27, 2013

Denver man convicted of advertising child pornography and other child pornography related charges

August 26, 2013

Craig doctor arrested for prescribing drugs resulting in patient deaths and health care fraud scheme

August 16, 2013

Last defendant in Operation Spitter is sentenced to 8 years in federal prison for distribution of heroin and cocaine

August 14, 2013

Denver insurance executive Michael Van Gilder sentenced for insider trading

August 9, 2013

Ute Mountain Ute member sentenced to lengthy prison term for assault with intent to commit murder and other assault and weapon charges

August 9, 2013

Stevie Marie Anne Vigil indicted for purchasing firearm for Evan Ebel

August 8, 2013

Metro Denver man sentenced to over 11 years in federal prison for firearm and drug crimes

August 5, 2013

U.S. Forest Service implements Closure Order to prohibit use of exploding targets on national forests and grasslands in Rocky Mountain Region

July 2013

July 30, 2013

Former Parker man pleads guilty to over $1.7 million fraudulent Ponzi scheme

July 29, 2013

Longmont man and business sentenced for illegally discharging sewage into the Union Reservoir

July 23, 2013

Executive Recycling company and executives sentenced for fraud and international environmental crimes

July 22, 2013

Larimer County residents indicted and arrested on conspiracy and possession of a Schedule I Controlled Substance with intent to manufacture and distribute

July 22, 2013

Littleton police officer arrested for drug trafficking crimes

July 16, 2013

Felon sentenced to 100 months in prison for possession of a firearm

July 16, 2013

Clifton man sentenced to prison for making threats against Fruita oil refinery and conveying false information

July 12, 2013

Littleton man sentenced to 10 years in prison for possession of child pornography

July 12, 2013

Clifton man pleads guilty to production of child pornography

July 9, 2013

Denver business owner is sentenced to 77 months in prison as part of a ponzi scheme

July 9, 2013

Colorado Springs man using "PervyMcPerv" screen name sentenced to 97 months in federal prison for possession of child pornography

July 3, 2013

Denver man sentenced to 40 years in federal prison for distribution of child pornography

July 2, 2013

Thornton man pleads guilty and is sentenced for assaulting a Spirit Airlines flight attendant

July 1, 2013

Highlands Ranch man found guilty of human trafficking and other offenses

July 1, 2013

Morrison man pleads guilty to possession of destructive devices

June 2013

June 28, 2013

Pueblo man arrested for tax evasion, bank fraud and interfering with IRS laws

June 28, 2013

Denver man pleads guilty to multi-million dollar real estate scheme

June 27, 2013

Colorado U.S. Attorney's Office, in cooperation with the Food and Drug Administration, seizes over 1,600 websites selling counterfeit or misbranded medication

June 24, 2013

Metro Denver man sentenced to federal prison for health care related fraud

June 24, 2013

Colorado inmate indicted for defrauding elderly victim

June 20, 2013

Two Moffat County ranchers indicted for building trash dumps on public land and illegally diverting water

June 20, 2013

Denver man indicted on charges of distribution of child pornography

June 19, 2013

Passenger on Frontier Airlines flight indicted by federal grand jury in Denver

June 19, 2013

San Luis Valley man sentenced to nine years in federal prison for being a felon in possession of a firearm

June 18, 2013

Passenger on Frontier Airlines Flight charged with false information and threats

June 14, 2013

Man who sent threatening communications to President and U.S. Senator while in Larimer County Jail sentenced to federal prison

June 11, 2013

Colorado U.S. Attorney's Office participated in settlement where Walgreens agrees to pay a record $80 million for civil penalties under the Controlled Substances Act

June 7, 2013

Army National Guard member indicted for theft of public money

June 6, 2013

Former Fort Collins resident sentenced for denial of service attack on Larimer County Government computers

June 5, 2013

Colorado Springs felon sentenced for possession of dynamite

June 5, 2013

Denver man charged with receipt of child pornography for ordering illegal images sent via United States Mail

June 4, 2013

U.S. Attorney John Walsh appointed by Attorney General Eric Holder to serve as Co-Chair of Attorney General's Advisory Board White Collar/Fraud Subcommittee

June 3, 2013

Hotchkiss man pleads guilty to theft of detective's assault rifle

May 2013

May 30, 2013

Former preschool teacher David Moe pleads guilty to distribution of child pornography

May 29, 2013

Denver man pleads guilty to filing a false tax return as part of running illegal sports betting business

May 24, 2013

Metro Denver federal, state and local law enforcement and prosecutors come together to enforce firearm laws

May 23, 2013

Wheat Ridge doctor and others indicted for conspiracy and illegal distribution of prescription medication

May 23, 2013

Wheat Ridge doctor pleads guilty for the illegal distribution of Oxycodone and knowingly engaging in monetary transaction using property derived from proceeds of unlawful activity

May 21, 2013

Florence inmate sentenced for stabbing fellow inmate with homemade knife

May 17, 2013

Two men indicted for attempted armed robbery of Palisades National Bank

May 13, 2013

Denver attorney indicted along with clients for defrauding the IRS

May 9, 2013

Juvenile held accountable for Weber Canyon Fire

May 9, 2013

Colorado man sentenced for defrauding the IRS out of $1,8 million dollars

May 8, 2013

Monte Vista man sentenced to nine years in federal prison for receipt of child pornography

May 3, 2013

Denver strip club DJ sentenced to prison for possession of child pornography

May 1, 2013

Officer of now defunct New Frontier Bank sentenced to prison on charges related to bank's collapse

April 2013

April 25, 2013

Metro Gang Task Force arrests scores of defendants charged with drug trafficking crimes

April 12, 2013

The prosecution of tax cases continues as the April 15 deadline approaches

April 11, 2013

Third defendant in real estate fraud case pleads guilty

April 10, 2013

Aurora driving school owner and clerk arrested for taking bribes for documents to obtain Colorado driver's licenses

April 8, 2013

Thornton man arrested at Denver International Airport after abusive sexual contact with flight attendant on Spirit Airlines

April 2, 2013

Former Pastor sentenced to serve 10 years in federal prison for possession of child pornography

March 2013

March 20, 2013

Former El Paso County Deputy Sheriff pleads guilty as part of ponzi scheme

March 20, 2013

Longmont man and business charged with illegally discharging sewage into the Union Reservoir

March 19, 2013

Two co-conspirators sentenced for mortgage fraud scheme

March 13, 2013

Owner and manager of Disaster Restoration, Inc. sentenced to prison for conspiracy and mail fraud

March 13, 2013

Englewood woman pleads guilty for failure to pay over $4.7 million in employment taxes

March 7, 2013

Denver business owner pleads guilty to mail fraud and money laundering as part of a ponzi scheme

March 5, 2013

Owner of Colorado car dealership and two associates arrested for structuring and money laundering

March 4, 2013

Department of Justice settles civil complaint against two employers for violations of federal statutes relating to military service

 

February 2013

February 27, 2013

Colorado U.S. Attorney John Walsh testifies before U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee in support of proposed assault weapon and high capacity magazine bans

February 26, 2013

Former Colorado Springs man sentenced to 43 months in prison for orchestrating mortgage fraud scheme

February 22, 2013

Colorado Springs man sentenced to federal prison for armed robbery and possession of a firearm during a crime of violence

February 15, 2013

Phoday Dumbuya to appear in U.S. District Court in Denver this afternoon

February 14, 2013

Denver man found guilty of health care related fraud following jury trial

February 12, 2013

Former Cortez resident indicted for wire fraud and income tax evasion

February 7, 2013

Man who interfered with flight crew on JetBlue flight from New York to California is sentenced

February 7, 2013

Boulder man arrested for money laundering charges in relation to distribution of a controlled substance

February 6, 2013

Longmont man sentenced to over 6 years in federal prison for possession of a firearm by a previously convicted felon

February 6, 2013

Officer of now defunct New Frontier Bank pleads guilty to charges related to the Bank's collapse

February 4, 2013

Littleton man sentenced for shredding documents in an attempt to obstruct mortgage fraud investigation

February 1, 2013

Westminster man is sentenced to 72 months in prison for orchestrating a $1.7 million real estate scheme

January 2013

January 30, 2013

Morrison man indicted by federal grand jury for possession of destructive devices

January 30, 2013

Thornton man sentenced to 90 months in federal prison for possession of child pornography

January 24, 2013

Morrison man arrested for possession of improvised explosive devices

January 24, 2013

Federal authorities share seized assets with Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office

January 22, 2013

Indiana resident sentenced to serve 34 years in federal prison for child exploitation crimes

January 22, 2013

Colorado horse breeder arrested for income tax evasion

January 16, 2013

Chief Executive Officer of Superior Discount Coins appears in court in Colorado for defrauding gold coin investors out of over $2.4 million

January 11, 2013

Grand Junction real estate developers arrested for bank fraud

January 4, 2013

Yates petroleum pays $416,000 to resolve allegations it violated the False Claims Act

 

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