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December

December 23, 2013 Three Operation Bloodline Defendants are Sentenced
December 23, 2013 Stamford Dental Practice Employee Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Embezzling More Than $100K
December 20, 2013 Connecticut Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Stealing $390,000 Through Investment Fraud Scheme
December 19, 2013 CEO of Debt Collection Agency Sentenced to Four Years for Role in Multi Million Dollar Fraud Scheme
December 19, 2013 Waterford Man Sentenced to 51 Months in Prison for Leading Extensive Mortgage Fraud Scheme
December 19, 2013 Former President of Southbury Synagogue Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Embezzling More Than $600,000
December 19, 2013 Bridgeport Man Sentenced to 70 Months in Federal Prison for Narcotics Trafficking
December 19, 2013 Florida Man Sentenced to 12 Years in Federal Prison for Operating Investment Fraud Schemes
December 17, 2013 Citizen of Romania Involved in ATM Skimming Scheme is Sentenced
December 17, 2013 Former FBI Assistant Director Who Violated Federal Criminal Ethics Law is Fined
December 16, 2013 East Haven Police Officer Sentenced to Prison for Obstructing Justice to Cover Up Civil Rights Violations
December 16, 2013 New Fairfield Resident Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Marijuana
December 16, 2013 Connecticut School Teacher Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge
December 16, 2013 Connecticut Correction Officer Who Attempted to Smuggle Drugs into Prison is Sentenced
December 16, 2013 Citizen of Honduras Sentenced to 38 Months in Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
December 11, 2013 Connecticut Pharmacies Pay $90,000 to Settle Allegations under the Controlled Substances Act
December 10, 2013 Two British Nationals Plead Guilty to Terrorism-Related Charges in New Haven Federal Court
December 9, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than 10 Years for Firearm Offense, Violating Supervised Release
December 6, 2013 Jury Finds Two New Haven Men Guilty of Narcotics Distribution Offenses
December 6, 2013 Southington Man Sentenced to 30 Months for Mortgage Fraud and Money Laundering Offenses
December 5, 2013 Unilever Pleads Guilty to Violating Clean Water Act at Connecticut Facility
December 5, 2013 Torrington Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Bank Fraud, Violating Supervised Release
December 4, 2013 Florida Man Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering, Involvement in Illegal Gambling Ring
December 4, 2013 Waterbury Resident Pleads Guilty to Embezzling Funds from National Guard
December 4, 2013 Berlin Man Admits Running Investment Fraud Scheme
December 3, 2013 Bridgeport Woman Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
December 2, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to More Than 20 Years in Prison for Producing and Distributing Child Pornography

November

November 27, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine
November 26, 2013 Enfield Man Sentenced to 42 Months in Federal Prison for Selling Crack, Violating Supervised Release
November 26, 2013 Woodstock Man Charge with Producing and Collecting Child Pornography
November 22, 2013 Marlborough Resident Charged with Armed Robbery of South Windsor Pharmacy
November 22, 2013 Former Bank Executive Admits Receiving Bribes from Oxford Collection Agency
November 22, 2013 Orange Man Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms
November 22, 2013 West Haven Woman Admits Making Bomb Threats against Connecticut Courthouses
November 22, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine
November 21, 2013 Former Waterbury Detective Pleads Guilty to Obstructing Tax Investigation
November 21, 2013 Coventry Man Arrested for Making Threats against the President
November 20, 2013 Enfield Woman Admits Role in Scheme to Defraud Mass Mutual
November 19, 2013 Former Chairman of Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Sentenced to 18 Months in Federal Prison
November 19, 2013 Rochdale Securities Trader Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Scheme involving Apple Stock Purchase
November 18, 2013 Waterford Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Mortgage Fraud Offenses
November 18, 2013 Naugatuck Man Involved in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme is Sentenced
November 15, 2013 California Man Arrested; DEA Task Force Seizes Six Kilograms of Heroin, More Than $300K
November 15, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Distributing Prescription Painkillers
November 14, 2013 Heroin Trafficker Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Federal Prison
November 14, 2013 Massachusetts Man Charged with Armed Robbery of East Hartford Pharmacy
November 13, 2013 Voluntown Man Charged with Distributing Designer Drugs over the Internet, Possessing LSD
November 13, 2013 Stratford Man Convicted of Operating Tax Refund Scheme
November 8, 2013 Engineer Who Made False Statements to Agents in Connecticut with Theft of Trade Secrets is Sentenced
November 7, 2013 Hartford Residents Charged with Operating Identity Theft and Credit Card Scheme, Counterfeiting Offenses
November 7, 2013 Connecticut Insulation Contractor Admits Operating Fraud Scheme
November 6, 2013 Former Fairfield Housing Authority Executive Director Who Embezzled $30K is Sentenced
November 6, 2013 Two Hartford Men Charged with Murdering Potential Witness in Federal Investigation
November 6, 2013 Painting Contractor Admits Paying $800K in Bribes to West Haven Housing Authority Official
November 6, 2013 Real Estate Developer Sentenced to Federal Prison for Mortgage Fraud Offenses
November 6, 2013 FCI Danbury Prisoner to Serve an Additional 28 Months for Stabbing Another Inmate
November 6, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 50 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine, Marijuana
November 5, 2013 New Haven Man Charged with Escape from Federal Custody
November 4, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Four Years in Federal Prison for Illegal Gun Possession
November 4, 2013 Citizen of Mexico Sentenced to 57 Months in Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
November 1, 2013 New Canaan Man Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Role in Organized Crime-Controlled Gambling Ring
November 1, 2013 Partner in Liquor Store Businesses Admits Embezzling More Than $300,000

October

October 31, 2013 Danbury Woman Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Trafficking Oxycodone
October 31, 2013 Two Dozen Charged after DEA Task Force Takes Down Coast to Coast Narcotics Distribution Ring
October 31, 2013 Wethersfield Woman Who Assisted in Fraud Scheme Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison
October 30, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Prison for Robbing Banks in Waterbury and New Britain
October 30, 2013 Meriden Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Cocaine and Oxycodone
October 29, 2013 Waterbury Man Who Lied to Federal Agents Conducting Tax Fraud Investigation is Sentenced
October 24, 2013 Movie Theater Credit Card Thief Sentenced to 16 Years in Federal Prison
October 24, 2013 Guilford Podiatrist Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Defrauding Medicare
October 24, 2013 Two Men Involved in Organized Crime-Controlled Gambling Ring Sentenced to Federal Prison
October 24, 2013 Norwalk Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Extorting $200,000 from Fairfield County Victim
October 24, 2013 Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Narcotics Distribution Charge
October 23, 2013 Two Men Admit Marijuana Trafficking
October 23, 2013 New London Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 70 Months in Federal Prison
October 23, 2013 Citizen of Honduras Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
October 23, 2013 Stamford Resident Charged with Running Fraud Scheme to Obtain Hundreds of Computer Networking Parts
October 22, 2013 Ten Charged after Investigation into Danbury-Area Home Invasion Drug Robberies
October 22, 2013 Hartford Woman Who Illegally Received Social Security Benefits is Sentenced
October 21, 2013 East Haven Police Officers Found Guilty of Federal Civil Rights Offenses
October 18, 2013 Greenwich Doctor Pays $300,000 to Settle Allegations under the False Claims Act
October 18, 2013 Three Men Charged with Committing Armed Bank Robberies in Southbury, Cromwell & Wallingford
October 17, 2013 Westbrook Woman Sentenced to 70 Months in Prison for Role in Killingworth Bank Robbery
October 17, 2013 Ridgefield Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion
October 17, 2013 Former Hartford Resident Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor

September

September 30, 2013 Employee of East Windsor Gun Store is Sentenced
September 27, 2013 U.S. Attorney, DOJ Announce Hiring Grants for Law Enforcement and School Safety Officers
September 26, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 63 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin and Crack Cocaine
September 24, 2013 Stamford Man Pleads Guilty to Leading Illegal Gambling Ring
September 24, 2013 South Windsor Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing High-Powered Rifle from East Windsor Gun Store
September 23, 2013 Meriden Police Officer Sentenced to 14 Months in Prison for Using Unreasonable Force, Obstructing Justice
September 20, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography
September 20, 2013 Wallingford Woman Charged with Producing and Distributing Child Pornography
September 19, 2013 New Haven Felon Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Firearm
September 19, 2013 Felon Who Illegally Possessed Firearm in Stamford Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison
September 19, 2013 Campaign Manager Sentenced to 28 Months in Prison for Role in Conduit Contribution Scheme
September 19, 2013 Hartford Man Pleads Guilty to Escape
September 18, 2013 Branford Man Admits Defrauding Investors out of More Than $2 Million
September 18, 2013 Hartford Drug Dealer Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison for Illegaly Possessing Firearms
September 17, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Distributing Meth
September 17, 2013 Former Ledyard Resident Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Federal Prison for Child Pornography Offenses
September 16, 2013 Bridgeport Man Involved in Southeastern Connecticut Drug Ring Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison
September 16, 2013 Arizona Man Admits Role in Fraudulent Federal Income Tax Refund Scheme
September 12, 2013 Former Head of Boston FBI Charged with Violating Criminal Ethics Law
September 11, 2013 Former Old Saybrook Resident Sentenced to Nearly Six Years in Prison for Operating Multiple Fraud Schemes
September 10, 2013 Brookfield Podiatrist Sentenced to 41 Months in Federal Prison for Defrauding Medicare
September 10, 2013 Bristol Woman Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge
September 9, 2013 Eli Lilly Warehouse Thief Admits Participating in Additional Multimillion Dollar Burglaries
September 9, 2013 Debt Collection Executive Who Bribed Bank Official is Sentenced
September 6, 2013 Indictment Charges New Haven Man with Heroin Distribution Offense
September 6, 2013 Three Charged with Operating Fraudulent Federal Income Tax Refund Scheme
September 5, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Firearms Conviction
September 4, 2013 Southington Man Involved in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison
September 4, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than 15 Years in Prison for Robbing Killingworth Bank
September 4, 2013 Meriden Man Involved in Middlefield Home Invasion Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Federal Prison
September 4, 2013 Wolcott Man Sentenced to 26 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme
September 3, 2013 Former Madison Art Gallery Owner Pleads Guilty
September 3, 2013 Former Danielson Resident Sentenced to 54 Months in Federal Prison for Trading Child Pornography

August

August 30, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
August 29, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Illegal Gun Sales
August 29, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
August 29, 2013 New Haven Man Guilty of Federal Firearm Offense
August 28, 2013 Woodbridge Doctor Pays $45,000 to Settle Allegations under the Controlled Substances Act
August 27, 2013 Campaign Worker Sentenced to 38 Months in Prison for Role in Illegal Contribution Scheme
August 27, 2013 Branford Resident Admits Running Ponzi Scheme
August 23, 2013 Florida Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison for Participating in Oxycodone Trafficking Ring
August 22, 2013 East Windsor Gun Store Owner Admits Multiple Federal Firearms Violations
August 22, 2013 Indictment Charges New London Man with Federal Firearms Offenses
August 21, 2013 Norwalk Resident Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Narcotics
August 21, 2013 Jamaican National Sentenced to Prison for Passport Fraud
August 21, 2013 Controller of Stamford Company Sentenced to 54 Months in Prison for Embezzling More Than $3.4 Million
August 19, 2013 Waterbury Man Admits Robbing Banks in Waterbury and New Britain
August 19, 2013 Citizen of Romania Admits Role in ATM Skimming Scheme
August 16, 2013 Former Hartford Resident Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Child Sex Trafficking Offense
August 16, 2013 Former New Fairfield Resident Sentenced to 42 Months in Federal Prison for Trafficking Marijuana
August 14, 2013 Essex Woman Involved in Gifting Tables Pyramid Scheme is Sentenced
August 14, 2013 New York Man Sentenced to 42 Months for Passing Counterfeit $100 Bills at Connecticut Stores
August 14, 2013 Prisoner at FCI Danbury Admits Assaulting Another Inmate
August 13, 2013 Two Guilford Women Sentenced to Federal Prison for Overseeing Gifting Tables Pyramid Scheme
August 13, 2013 Southington Man Pleads Guilty to Mortgage Fraud and Money Laundering Offenses
August 12, 2013 New York Man Sentenced to More Than Three Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Marijuana
August 12, 2013 Connecticut Landlords Ordered to Pay More Than $100K for Discriminating against Prospective Tenants
August 9, 2013 Three Charged with Participating in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
August 7, 2013 New Canaan Man Admits Involvement in Organized Crime-Controlled Gambling Ring
August 7, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Role in Crack Distribution Ring
August 6, 2013 New Haven Man Charged with Federal Crack Cocaine, Marijuana and Firearms Offenses
August 6, 2013 FCI Danbury Employee Pleads Guilty to Sexual Abuse Charge
August 6, 2013 New Haven Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Federal Prison
August 6, 2013 West Hartford Attorney Pleads Guilty to Participating in Mortgage Fraud and Money Laundering Conspiracies
August 5, 2013 Trumbull Man Admits Involvement in Organized Crime-Controlled Gambling Ring
August 2, 2013 Norwalk Man Impersonated Organized Crime Figures to Extort $200,000 from Fairfield County Businessman
August 1, 2013 Westport Woman Sentenced to Prison for Embezzling More Than $1.8 Million from Foundations, Employer
August 1, 2013 Citizen of Jamaica Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
August 1, 2013 Willimantic Man Indicted for Escaping from Halfway House
August 1, 2013 Groton Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor
August 1, 2013 Madison Man Admits Defrauding Banks to Keep Equipment Financing Business Afloat
August 1, 2013 Brookfield Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Oxycodone
August 1, 2013 East Hampton Man Who Placed Fake Bomb in Front of East Hampton Middle School is Sentenced

July

July 31, 2013 Shelton Man Involved in Illegal Sports Betting Ring Sentenced to Federal Prison
July 31, 2013 Attorney Charged with Participating in Extensive Insurance Fraud Conspiracy
July 30, 2013 Two Bridgeport Men Charged with Drug-Related Murder
July 29, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Trading Child Pornography
July 26, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
July 24, 2013 Canton Man Sentenced to More Than 17 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography
July 24, 2013 Jury Finds Former Chairman of the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Guilty of Embezzlement
July 24, 2013 Norwalk Man Involved in Illegal Sports Bookmaking Operation Sentenced to Federal Prison
July 24, 2013 Stamford Resident Sentenced to Federal Prison for Trafficking Cocaine
July 22, 2013 Two New Haven Drug Dealers Sentenced to Federal Prison
July 22, 2013 Former Stamford Resident Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Cocaine
July 19, 2013 Bridgeport Man Charged with Federal Firearms Offenses
July 19, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Four Years in Prison for Distributing Narcotics
July 19, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing, Selling Firearms
July 19, 2013 Connecticut Man Sentenced to 70 Months in Federal Prison for Mailing Threatening Letters
July 18, 2013 Norwalk Resident Sentenced to 30 Months in Fedeal Prison for Trafficking Narcotics
July 17, 2013 Engineer Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements in Connection with Theft of Trade Secrets
July 17, 2013 Citizen of Dominican Republic Found with $369K in Drug Money is Sentenced
July 16, 2013 Stratford Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Tax Evasion
July 16, 2013 Hartford Man Admits Producing Child Pornography
July 16, 2013 Newington Man Who Stole Firearms from Colebrook Residence Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison
July 15, 2013 New London Man Sentenced to 48 Months in Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearm
July 15, 2013 Massachusetts Man Charged with Selling Counterfeit Semiconductors Intended for Use on Nuclear Submarines
July 12, 2013 Jury Finds Middletown Man Guilty of Narcotics and Firearm Offenses
July 12, 2013 Cocaine Courier Sentenced to Federal Prison
July 11, 2013 Former Stamford Resident Sentenced to Federal Prison for Distributing Cocaine
July 11, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge
July 10, 2013 Bridgeport Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms
July 10, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
July 9, 2013 Man Who Ran Multimillion Dollar Investment Fraud Scheme Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Prison
July 9, 2013 New Haven Resident sentenced to 54 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine
July 9, 2013 Sixteen Charged with Federal Narcotics Distribution Offenses after ATF-Led Investigation
July 8, 2013 Stamford Man Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison for Possessing Stolen Firearm
July 8, 2013 New Fairfield Brothers Sentenced to Federal Prison for Distributing Oxycodone
July 8, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to 45 Months in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing Ammunition
July 2, 2013 U.S. Attorney Reaches Settlement with the XL Center to Ensure Access for People with Disabilities
July 2, 2013 Citizen of El Salvador Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
July 1, 2013 Florida Resident Pleads Guilty to Role in $90 Million Pharmaceutical Theft from Connecticut Warehouse
July 1, 2013 Two-Time Convicted Sex Offender Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge

June

June 28, 2013 Citizen of Guatemala Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. After Deportation
June 27, 2013 Former Hartford Resident Pleads Guilty to Sex Trafficking of a Minor
June 27, 2013 Former Bishop of Trumbull Church Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Investment Fraud Scheme
June 27, 2013 Shelton Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Trading Child Pornography on the Internet
June 26, 2013 Guilford Podiatrist Pleads Guilty to Medicare Fraud
June 26, 2013 Hartford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge
June 25, 2013 Federal Jury Convicts Wethersfield Resident of Running Fraudulent Debt Elimination Scheme
June 25, 2013 East Windsor Gun Store Employee Pleads Guilty
June 25, 2013 New Haven Crack Dealer Sentenced to 41 Months in Federal Prison
June 24, 2013 Attorney Charged with Laundering Drug Money
June 21, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Eight Years for Role in Crack Cocaine Trafficking Ring
June 21, 2013 New York Man who Supplied Cocaine to New Haven Drug Dealers Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison
June 20, 2013 Stamford Man Pleads Guilty to Racketeering Charge Stemming from Illegal Gambling Businesses
June 20, 2013 Waterford Man on Trial for Mortgage Fraud Offenses Pleads Guilty
June 19, 2013 New Haven Woman Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine
June 19, 2013 Former Old Saybrook Resident Admits Operating Fraud Schemes
June 18, 2013 Connecticut Man Admits Running Investment Fraud Scheme
June 18, 2013 Head of New Haven Drug Trafficking Ring Sentenced to 25 Years in Federal Prison
June 18, 2013 Bank Teller Admits Stealing Money from CD Accounts
June 17, 2013 Debt Collection Agency Executive Pleads Guilty to Bank Bribery Charge
June 14, 2013 Federal Jury Finds Brookfield Podiatrist Guilty of Medicare Fraud
June 13, 2013 Citizen of Brazil Who Twice Reentered U.S. after Deportation Sentenced to 15 Months in Federal Prison
June 13, 2013 Romanian Citizen Involved in Phishing Scheme Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison
June 13, 2013 Putnam Man Charged with Child Pornography Offenses
June 13, 2013 Two Men Charged with Marijuana Trafficking Offenses
June 13, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
June 12, 2013 Middlebury Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Participating in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme
June 12, 2013 North Windham Man Sentenced to 17 Years in Prison for Producing and Distributing Child Pornography
June 10, 2013 Bridgeport Woman Admits Embezzling from Shelton Travel Agency
June 10, 2013 Two Romanian Citizens involved in Phishing Scheme Sentenced to Federal Prison
June 10, 2013 New Haven Drug Dealer Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison
June 6, 2013 New York Woman Admits Purchasing Electronics with Counterfeit $100 Bills at North Haven Store
June 6, 2013 Waterbury Crack Dealer Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison
June 6, 2013 New York Woman Pleads Guilty to Newtown Fundraising Fraud, Lying to Federal Agents
June 6, 2013 Lisbon Man Admits Stealing and Possessing Firearms
June 6, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Oxycodone and Cocaine
June 5, 2013 Leader of Illegal Gambling Ring Pleads Guilty, Associate is Sentenced
June 5, 2013 Substance Abuse Counselor Sentenced to Two Years in Federal Prison for Defrauding Medicaid Program
June 5, 2013 Wallingford Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Oxycodone and Marijuana
June 4, 2013 Ridgefield Woman Pleads Guilty to Embezzling from Fairfield Housing Authority
June 3, 2013 Two Stamford Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Participating in Illegal Gambling Ring
June 3, 2013 Federal Jury Finds Meriden Police Officer Guilty of Using Unreasonable Force, Obstructing Justice
June 3, 2013 Stealth Dental Clinic Operator Pleads Guilty to Health Care Fraud and Tax Evasion Offenses
June 3, 2013 Attorney sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
June 3, 2013 Justice Department Settles Effective Communication Case against City of New Haven

May

May 31, 2013 Former President of Southbury Synagogue Admites Embezzling More Than $500,000
May 31, 2013 Indictment Charges Five Men with Kidnapping Meriden Residents, Robbing Fairfield Jewelry Store
May 31, 2013 Convicted Felon Sentenced to 41 Months in Federal Prison for Illegal Gun Possession
May 30, 2013 Middletown Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Selling Firearms to Convicted Felon
May 30, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Social Security Fraud Charge
May 30, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison
May 30, 2013 Bridgeport Man Charged with Delivering Hand Grenade Concealed in Coffee Cup to Bridgeport Police
May 30, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack Cocaine
May 29, 2013 New Jersey Man Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Oxycodone
May 29, 2013 Citizen of Turkey Sentenced to 62 Months in Federal Prison for Role in ATM "Skimming" Scheme
May 29, 2013 Two Men Involved in Hartford Drug and Gun Trafficking are Sentenced
May 29, 2013 West Haven Man Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
May 28, 2013 Hartford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gun Charge
May 24, 2013 Two Hartford Drug Distributors Sentenced to Federal Prison Terms
May 24, 2013 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison for Role in Killingworth Bank Robbery
May 23, 2013 Norwalk Felon Caught with Gun Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison
May 23, 2013 Trumbull Resident Sentenced to Federal Prison for Fraud Offenses
May 23, 2013 Former Controller of Stamford Company Admits Embezzling More Than $3.4 Million
May 23, 2013 Five Men Charged with Kidnapping Meriden Residents, Robbing Fairfield Jewelry Store
May 23, 2013 Norwalk Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Illegal Gun Possession
May 22, 2013 Norwalk Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Narcotics Trafficking
May 22, 2013 Jury Finds Bridgeport Man Guilty of Illegally Possessing Loaded Firearm
May 21, 2013 Jury Finds Congressional Campaign Finance Director Guilty of Role in Illegal Contribution Scheme
May 21, 2013 Wolcott Resident Pleads Guilty to Participating in Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy
May 21, 2013 Prisoner at FCI Danbury Charged with Assaulting Another Inmate
May 20, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
May 17, 2013 New Haven Woman Charged with Making Bomb Threats against Connecticut Courthouses
May 17, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Four Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
May 16, 2013 Stafford Springs Man Charged with Defrauding U.S. Veterans
May 16, 2013 New York Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Role in Illegal Sports Betting Ring
May 15, 2013 Danielson Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Distribution Charge
May 15, 2013 Colchester Man Who Possessed Fake U.S. Marshals Service Badge is Sentenced
May 15, 2013 Brookfield Man Pleads Guilty to Oxycodone Distribution Charge
May 14, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 14 Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin and Crack Cocaine
May 14, 2013 New Haven Man Admits Role in Killingworth Bank Robbery
May 14, 2013 Jury Finds Florida Man Guilty of Role in Oxycodone Trafficking Ring
May 9, 2013 Manchester Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Drug and Firearms Offenses
May 8, 2013 Norwich Woman Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking of a Minor
May 8, 2013 Cromwell Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography
May 7, 2013 Citizen of Mexico who Illegally Reentered U.S. after Deportation is Sentenced
May 7, 2013 Deirdre M. Daly to Become Acting U.S. Attorney
May 3, 2013 Three Men Involved in Illegal Sports Betting Ring are Sentenced
May 2, 2013 New York Man Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison for Transporting Oxycodone Trafficking Cash
May 2, 2013 New Haven Attorney Involved in Mortgage Fraud Scheme Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison
May 2, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison
May 1, 2013 Canton Man Admits Producing Child Pornography
May 1, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
May 1, 2013 Newtown Man Sentenced to More than 23 Years in Prison for Producing and Trading Child Pornography
May 1, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack

April

April 30, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Crack Cocaine Conspiracy Charges
April 30, 2013 Meriden Man Involved in Home Invasion Admits Illegal Firearm Possession, Violating Supervised Release
April 30, 2013 U.S. Attorney Fein Announces Resignation
April 26, 2013 Federal Jury Finds Meriden Grocery Store Operator Guilty of Food Stamp Fraud
April 26, 2013 Stamford Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Cocaine
April 25, 2013 Jury Finds New Haven Man Guilty of Participating in Crack Cocaine Trafficking Ring
April 25, 2013 Head of New Haven Heroin Distribution Ring Sentenced to Six Years in Federal Prison
April 25, 2013 Woman Who Threatened Violent Attack at Community College Pleads Guilty to Federal Hoax Charge
April 23, 2013 Citizen of Jamaica Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Illegally Reentering the U.S. after Deportation
April 23, 2013 New Fairfield Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Manufacturing and Distributing Marijuana
April 23, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
April 22, 2013 East Hampton Man Admits Placing Fake Bomb in Front of East Hampton Middle School
April 19, 2013 Wolcott Man Admits Role in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme
April 19, 2013 West Haven Man Sentenced to Seven Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
April 19, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison
April 18, 2013 New Haven Man Found Guilty of Setting Fire that Killed Three Individuals, including 8-Year-Old Boy
April 18, 2013 Virginia Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Firearms to Connecticut
April 18, 2013 Fairfield County Couple Charged with Smuggling Infant from Guatemala into the United States
April 17, 2013 Georgia Man Admits Mailing More Threatening Letters To ESPN Employees
April 17, 2013 Stratford Man Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion Charge
April 16, 2013 Two Plead Guilty to Crack Cocaine Conspiracy Charges
April 16, 2013 Enfield Man Who Mailed Threatening Letters is Sentenced
April 15, 2013 Rochdale Securities Trader Admits to Fraudulent Scheme Involving Nearly $1 Billion Purchase of Apple Stock
April 12, 2013 New Haven Man Charged with Tax Fraud Offenses
April 12, 2013 Two Participants in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme Plead Guilty
April 11, 2013 Nineteen Charged after FBI Task Force Investigation into Gang-Related Drug Trafficking in Hartford
April 11, 2013 Federal Jury Finds New York Man Guilty of Passing Counterfeit $100 Bills at Connecticut Stores
April 10, 2013 Norwich Man Charged with Federal Narcotics and Firearms Offenses
April 9, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Collecting and Distributing Child Pornography
April 9, 2013 Easton Man Involved in Mortgage Fraud Scheme Sentenced to Federal Prison
April 9, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 78 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
April 9, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison
April 8, 2013 Citizen of Honduras Who Illegally Reentered U.S. after Deportation is Sentenced
April 8, 2013 Stratford Woman Sentenced to Two Years in Prison for Embezzling $1 Million from Greenwich Investement Firm
April 5, 2013 Bristol Man Admits Illegally Possessing Firearms
April 5, 2013 Wallingford Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Trading Child Pornography
April 5, 2013 Narcotics Trafficker Sentenced to More Than 11 Years in Federal Prison
April 4, 2013 Former Deep River Resident Admits Mortgage Fraud Offenses
April 4, 2013 FCI Danbury Prisoner to Serve an Additional 21 Months for Assaulting Another Inmate
April 4, 2013 Head of New Haven-Area Oxycodone Trafficking Ring Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison
April 4, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison for Robbing Six Connecticut Banks
April 3, 2013 Hartford Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Prison for Illegal Possession of a Firearm
April 3, 2013 Massive Joint Law Enforcement Operation Dismantles Southeastern Connecticut Heroin and Cocaine Rings
April 2, 2013 Waterbury Man Admits Role in Meth Distribution Ring
April 2, 2013 Former Family Practice Physician Sentenced to 51 Months in Prison for Trading Child Pornography

March

March 29, 2013 Norwalk Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Selling Drugs, Violating Supervised Release
March 27, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Federal Prison
March 27, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 63 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
March 27, 2013 Bristol Man Sentenced to 11 Months in Prison for Violating Conditions of Supervised Release
March 26, 2013 Romanian Citizen Involved in Phishing Scheme Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison
March 26, 2013 Hartford Man Involved in Crack Distribution Ring Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison
March 22, 2013 Waterbury Man Admits Making False Statements to Federal Agents Conducting Tax Fraud Investigation
March 21, 2013 Northford Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Failing to Pay Taxes on More Than $640,000 in Income
March 20, 2013 Wolcott Man Admits Role in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme
March 20, 2013 Citizen of Jamaica Sentenced to Federal Prison for Passport Fraud and Identity Theft Offenses
March 20, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Prison for Distributing Crack
March 19, 2013 Rhode Island Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Narcotics Offense
March 19, 2013 Newtown Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography
March 19, 2013 Justice Department Settles Service Animal Case Against Connecticut School
March 18, 2013 Owner of Concrete Company Sentenced to Prison for $3.7 Million Tax Evasion Scheme
March 18, 2013 Citizen of Turkey Sentenced to 59 Months in Federal Prison for Role in ATM "Skimming" Scheme
March 18, 2013 Old Saybrook Man Charged with Bank Fraud
March 15, 2013 Hartford Man Charged with Murdering Potential Witness in Federal Investigation
March 14, 2013 Citizen of Jamaica who Illegally Reentered U.S. after Deportation Sentenced to 18 Months in Federal Prison
March 14, 2013 Former CFO of Westport Hedge Fund Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison for Embezzling more than $1 Million
March 14, 2013 Three Connecticut Men Plead Guilty to Roles in Illegal Gambling Ring
March 13, 2013 Substance Abuse Counselor Pleads Guilty to Federal Health Care Fraud Charge
March 13, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
March 12, 2013 Tax Preparer Sentenced to Six Years in Federal Prison
March 11, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison
March 11, 2013 Waterbury Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Offense
March 11, 2013 U.S. Attorney's Office Celebrates Annual United States Attorney's Awards
March 7, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Federal Prison
March 6, 2013 Federal Jury Finds Former Ledyard Resident Guilty of Child Pornography Offenses
March 6, 2013 Citizen of Mexico who Illegally Reentered U.S. after Deportation is Sentenced
March 4, 2013 Former Hartford Resident Pleads Guilty to Child Sex Trafficking Offense
March 4, 2013 Three Individuals on Trial Plead Guilty, Admit Roles in Investment Fraud Schemes
March 1, 2013 East Hartford Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Cocaine
March 1, 2013 Stonington Woman Sentenced to 87 Months in Federal Prison for Role in $1.7 Million Investor Fraud Scheme
March 1, 2013 Jury Finds New Haven Man Guilty of Participating in Crack Cocaine Trafficking Ring

February

February 28, 2013 Two Bridgeport Men Involved in Gang-Related Narcotics Trafficking Receive Lengthy Prison Terms
February 28, 2013 Convicted Felon Who Illegally Reentered the U.S. after being Deported is Sentenced
February 28, 2013 New York Marijuana Trafficker Sentenced to 42 Months in Federal Prison
February 28, 2013 Trumbull Resident Pleads Guilty to Committing Fraud
February 28, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 33 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Marijuana
February 27, 2013 Bank Executive Charged with Receiving Bribes from Oxford Collection Agency
February 26, 2013 Fairfield Country Hedge Fund Executives Charged with Conspiracy, Securities Fraud and Wire Fraud Offenses
February 26, 2013 New Britain Transportation Company, Manager, Admit Falsifying and Destroying Driving Records
February 25, 2013 Hartford Man Involved in Crack Distribution Ring Sentenced to 21 Months in Federal Prison
February 25, 2013 Waterbury Man Admits Role in Killingworth Bank Robbery
February 25, 2013 Old Saybrook Physical Therapist is Sentenced, Agrees to Pay $328,828 to Resolve False Claims Act Liability
February 22, 2013 Stamford Woman Sentenced to Two Years in Federal Prison for Role in Tax Fraud and Identity Theft Scheme
February 22, 2013 Citizen of El Salvador Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison for Illegally Reentering the U.S.
February 21, 2013 Former Connecticut Resident Sentenced to 37 Months in Prison for Mortgage Fraud Offenses
February 20, 2013 Federal Jury Finds Two Guilford Women Guilty of Overseeing "Gifiting Tables" Pyramid Scheme
February 20, 2013 East Haven Woman Charged with Threatening Violent Attack at Gateway Community College
February 20, 2013 Former Bishop of Trumbull Church Pleads Guilty to Investor Fraud Offenses
February 19, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Narcotics Charge
February 15, 2013 Milford Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Child Pornography
February 15, 2013 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Narcotics Conspiracy Charge
February 15, 2013 New Haven Drug Dealer Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison
February 14, 2013 South Windsor Man Charged with Federal Firearms Offenses Related to Theft from East Windsor Gun Store
February 14, 2013 Former Controller of Stamford Company Charged with Embezzling more than $1 Million
February 14, 2013 Former Connecticut Resident Admits Running Multimillion Dollar Investment Fraud Scheme
February 13, 2013 Hartford Man Involved in Crack Distribution Ring Sentenced to Four Years in Federal Prison
February 13, 2013 Newtown Man Admits Producing Child Pornography
February 13, 2013 Paralegal Who Filed Fraudulent Visa Applications for Foreign Nationals is Sentenced
February 13, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to Two Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Marijuana
February 12, 2013 Connecticut Man Sentenced to More Than 15 Years in Federal Prison for Operating Mortgage Fraud Scheme
February 6, 2013 Former Owner of Bolton Flooring Business Pleads Guilty to Federal Tax Charge
February 6, 2013 New York Man Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering Charge Stemming from Oxycodone Investigation
February 5, 2013 Three Men Charged with Drug and Firearm Offenses after FBI Hartford Gang Task Force Investigation
February 5, 2013 Man Who Robbed New Haven Bank Sentenced to Nine Years in Federal Prison
February 5, 2013 Former Middlefield Resident Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography
February 5, 2013 Newington Man Admits Stealing Firearms from Colebrook Residence
February 1, 2013 Head of New Haven Narcotics Trafficking Ring Pleads Guilty
February 1, 2013 East Hampton Man Charged with Placing Fake Bomb in Front of East Hampton Middle School
February 1, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to 13 Years in Federal Prison
February 1, 2013 Ansonia Man Sentenced to More Than Nine Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearms
February 1, 2013 Ridgefield Woman Charged with Embezzling from Fairfield Housing Authority

January

January 31, 2013 Newington Resident Charged with Orchestrating Extensive Mortgage Fraud Scheme
January 31, 2013 Stratford Doctor Pays $700,000 to Settle False Claims Act Allegations
January 30, 2013 Head of Debt Collection Agency Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Role in Multimillion Dollar Fraud Scheme
January 30, 2013 Felon who Possessed Loaded Sawed-Off Rifle in New Haven Sentenced to 63 Months in Federal Prison
January 30, 2013 Bridgeport Men Involved in Gang-Related Narcotics Trafficking Sentenced to Prison
January 29, 2013 Citizen of Jamaica Admits Illegally Reentering the U.S. After Deportation
January 29, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 70 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
January 28, 2013 Connecticut RMBS Trader Charged with Securities Fraud, Defrauding TARP Program
January 28, 2013 Former East Hampton Teacher Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses
January 24, 2013 Heroin Trafficker Sentenced to more than 10 Years in Federal Prison
January 24, 2013 New Haven Drug Dealer Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison
January 23, 2013 Hartford Man Pleads Guilty to Illegal Firearm Possession Charge
January 23, 2013 Middlebury Man Admits Role in Bribery and Illegal Campaign Finance Scheme
January 18, 2013 Plainville Man Who Received and Distributed Child Pornography Sentenced to Two Years in Prison
January 16, 2013 DEA and State Police Bust Meth Distribution Ring
January 15, 2013 New York Woman Indicted for Lying to Federal Agents Investigating Newtown Fundraising Fraud
January 15, 2013 Meriden Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Selling Stolen Firearms
January 15, 2013 Vermont Man Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Illegal Firearms Dealing
January 14, 2013 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Federal Prison
January 11, 2013 Shelton Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge
January 11, 2013 Former TSA Officer Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison for Accepting Bribes from Drug Trafficker
January 11, 2013 West Hartford Man Who Filed False Tax Returns is Sentenced
January 10, 2013

Connecticut Man Admits Mailing Threatening Letters

January 10, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Selling Stolen Firearms
January 9, 2013 Citizen of Mexico Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Reentering the U.S. after Deportation
January 9, 2013 Citizen of Mexico Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Illegally Reentering the U.S.
January 9, 2013 Five Bridgeport Men Sentenced to Federal Prison
January 9, 2013

Canton Man Charged with Producing, Distributing and Receiving Child Pornography

January 9, 2013

Colchester Man Charged with Possessing Fake U.S. Marshals Service Badge

January 9, 2013 Romanian Citizen Involved in Phishing Scheme Sentenced to Four Years in Federal Prison
January 8, 2013 New Haven Man Sentenced to 21 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Marijuana
January 8, 2013 FCI Danbury Prisoner Admits Assaulting Another Inmate
January 7, 2013 Wallingford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge
January 4, 2013 Madison Woman Who Made False Statements about Use of Federal Funds Sentenced to Federal Prison
January 4, 2013 Derby Man Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Illegal Gun Possession, Violating Supervised Release
January 4, 2013 Current and Former Tribal Officials Charged with Stealing from the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation
January 3, 2013 Hartford Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Drug Distribution Charges
January 3, 2013 Greenwich Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Possessing Unregistered Machine Guns
January 3, 2013 New Haven Heroin Dealer Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Federal Prison

 

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