News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

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April

April 23, 2014 Waterbury Man Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography
April 22, 2014 Three More Florida Men Charged in $80 Million Drug Theft from Eli Lilly Warehouse in Enfield
April 16, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Escaping from Federal Custody
April 16, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Distributing Heroin
April 15, 2014 West Hartford Woman, New Haven Man, Charged with Tax Evasion
April 11, 2014 Florida Woman Sentenced to 27 Months in Prison for Role in Real Estate Investment Scheme
April 10, 2014 Indictment Charges Former Governor with Illegal Activity in Two Congressional Campaigns
April 10, 2014 New London Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Distributing Heroin, Possessing Firearms
April 8, 2014 East Hartford Man Sentenced to 66 Months in Prison for Role in Heroin Trafficking Ring
April 8, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Gun and Narcotics Offenses
April 8, 2014 Stamford Man Who Possessed Sawed-Off Shotguns and Drugs Sentenced to 66 Months in Federal Prison
April 7, 2014 Connecticut Construction Company Agrees to Pay $2.4 Million, Admits Making False Statements to U.S.
April 7, 2014 Federal Judge Strips Child Sex Offender of U.S. Citizenship
April 3, 2014 FCI Danbury Employee Indicted for Role in Inmate Early Release Bribery Scheme
April 3, 2014 New London Heroin Dealer Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison
April 3, 2014 Unilever Pays $4.5 Million for Violating Clean Water Act at Connecticut Facility
April 1, 2014 Long Island Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison for Trafficking Marijuana
April 1, 2014 New London Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 70 Months in Federal Prison

March

March 31, 2014 Congressional Candidate, Husband, Admit Violating Federal Campaign Finance Laws
March 31, 2014 Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation to Pay $3.5 Million to Settle Allegations under the False Claims Act
March 28, 2014 Wallingford Woman Admits Producing Child Pornography
March 28, 2014 Bridgeport Man Pleads Guilty to Role in Fraudulent Federal Tax Refund Scheme
March 28, 2014 Indictment Charges Two Men with the Arson Death of Branford Woman in 2006
March 27, 2014 East Windsor Gun Store Owner who Violated Federal Laws is Sentenced
March 27, 2014 Hamden Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
March 27, 2014 Indictment Charges Five Hartford Area Men with Heroin Trafficking Offenses
March 26, 2014 New Haven Crack Dealer Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison
March 25, 2014 Former Police Officer Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge
March 25, 2014 Three New London Men Charged with Federal Offenses Stemming from 2012 Homicide
March 21, 2014 Lisbon Man Sentenced to Nine Years in Prison for Possessing Firearms Stolen in Burglary Spree
March 20, 2014 Groton Cocaine Dealer Pleads Guilty; Two Others Involved in Drug Trafficking Ring Are Sentenced
March 19, 2014 Stamford Man Sentenced to 50 Months in Prison for Stealing and Selling Firearms
March 19, 2014 Marubeni Corporation Agrees to Plead Guilty to Foreign Bribery Charges and to Pay an $88 Million Fine
March 19, 2014 Branford Resident Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Prison for Operating Ponzi Scheme
March 19, 2014 East Hampton Woman Admits Role in Real Estate Appraisal Fraud Scheme
March 18, 2014 Bridgeport Man Sentenced to 40 Months in Prison for Selling Cocaine
March 18, 2014 Stamford Man Sentenced to Four Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Crack
March 18, 2014 Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty to Income Tax Evasion
March 18, 2014 Osteopathic Physician Arrested on Health Care Fraud Charges
March 17, 2014 Bridgeport Woman Sentenced to Prison for Embezzling from Shelton Travel Agency
March 14, 2014 Three New Haven Men Plead Guilty to Crack Cocaine Distribution Offenses
March 14, 2014 FCI Danbury Employee Charged with Participating in Inmate Early Release Bribery Scheme
March 13, 2014 New York Men Charged with Extorting Connecticut Resident
March 13, 2014 Property Manager, Accountant, Indicted for Rental Income Fraud Scheme
March 13, 2014 Waterbury Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Role in Oxycodone Trafficking Ring
March 12, 2014 Trumbull Man Admits Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
March 12, 2014 Former FCI Danbury Employee Sentenced to Prison for Sexually Abusing Inmate
March 12, 2014 Jefferies LLC Agrees to Pay $25 Million Related to Fraudulent RMBS Trading Activity
March 10, 2014 Employee of Deep River Gun Frame Manufacturer Pleads Guilty to Federal Firearms Violations
March 10, 2014 Former Connecticut Resident Admits Structuring Money She Embezzled from Employer
March 7, 2014 Former RMBS Trader Convicted of Securities Fraud, Defrauding TARP Program
March 6, 2014 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to More Than Six Years in Federal Prison
March 6, 2014 Former Waterbury Detective Sentenced to Prison for Obstructing Tax Investigation
March 5, 2014 Gun Dealers Plead Guilty to Federal Firearms Violations
March 5, 2014 Fairfield Resident Pleads Guilty to Tax Evasion
March 5, 2014 Waterbury Woman Pleads Guilty to Failing to Register as a Sex Offender, Violating Supervised Release
March 5, 2014 New Haven Heroin Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Federal Prison
March 4, 2014 Singapore Shipping Company, Crew Member, Plead Guilty to Illegally Discharging Oily Waste
March 4, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Distributing Heroin
March 3, 2014 Hamden Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Federal Prison for Cocaine Trafficking
March 3, 2014 New York Residents Charged with Sex Trafficking of Minors
March 3, 2014 Woman Who Threatened Violent Attack at Gateway Community College is Sentenced

February

February 28, 2014 U.S. Reaches Settlement with Stamford Public Schools to Ensure Equal Opportunites for English Language Learner Students
February 28, 2014 West Haven Man Sentenced to Six Years in Prison for Distributing Heroin
February 27, 2014 Salem Man Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Trafficking Heroin
February 27, 2014 Bridgeport Man Charged with Illegally Possessing Firearm
February 26, 2014 Stamford Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Role in Organized Crime-Backed Gambling Businesses
February 26, 2014 Former Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation Official Who Stole from Tribe is Sentenced
February 26, 2014 Connecticut Ponzi Scheme Operator Who Stole $27 Million Sentenced to 25 Years in Federal Prison
February 25, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to 41 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Cocaine
February 24, 2014 Southeastern Connecticut Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 46 Months in Federal Prison
February 24, 2014 Physical Therapist Arrested on Health Care Fraud Charges
February 24, 2014 Wolcott Man Admits Impersonating Federal Officer, Falsifying Military Discharge Certificate
February 21, 2014 Montville Man Who Illegally Received Social Security Benefits is Sentenced
February 21, 2014 New Britain Transportation Company Manager Imprisoned for Falsifying and Destroying Records
February 21, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Four Years in Prison for Distributing Cocaine and Heroin
February 20, 2014 Massachusetts Man Admits Role in Robbery Spree of Southern New England Pharmacies
February 19, 2014 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Illegally Possessing Firearm and Ammunition
February 19, 2014 Former Marlborough Resident Pleads Guilty to Robbing Five Connecticut Pharmacies
February 18, 2014 New London Cocaine Dealer Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison
February 14, 2014 New York Man Stopped on I-95 with Crack, Oxycodone Sentenced to Six Years in Prison
February 14, 2014 Stamford Attorney Admits Role on Mortgage Fraud Scheme
February 12, 2014 U.S. Postal Service Supervisor Charged with Embezzling Mail
February 12, 2014 Former East Haven Police Sergeant Sentenced to Four Months in Federal Prison
February 11, 2014 New London Heroin Dealer Sentenced to 68 Months in Federal Prison
February 11, 2014 Bridgeport Man Admits Stealing 111 Firearms from Smith & Wesson Factory in Springfield
February 11, 2014 Hamden Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Distributing Crack
February 10, 2014 East Haven Man, West Haven Man Indicted on Drug and Gun Charges
February 7, 2014 Former USPS Facilities Project Manager Pleads Guilty to Bribery, Fraud and Tax Charges
February 7, 2014 Hartford Woman Sentenced to 20 Months in Prison for Role in Heroin Trafficking Ring
February 7, 2014 Greenwich Nail Salon Owner Sentenced for Currency Structuring and Immigration Offenses
February 7, 2014 Operation Bloodline Defendant Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison
February 7, 2014 Hartford Crack Dealer Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison
February 6, 2014 Former East Windsor Resident Charged with Federal Firearms, Explosives and Obstruction Offenses
February 6, 2014 Jury Finds Three New Haven Men Guilty of Narcotics Distribution Offenses
February 4, 2014 Former Connecticut Resident Pleads Guilty to Mortgage Fraud Charge
February 3, 2014 Crack Dealer Sentenced to Four Years in Federal Prison
February 3, 2014 Stratford Man Sentenced to 51 Months in Prison for Stealing More Than $600K Through Tax Refund Scheme

January

February 3, 2014 Waterbury Man Admits Producing Child Pornography
January 31, 2014 Bridgeport Man Sentenced for Role in Narcotics Trafficking Ring
January 30, 2014 Branford Woman Pleads Guilty to Structuring Cash Transactions
January 30, 2014 Waterford Man Admits Stealing and Possessing Firearms
January 30, 2014 Two Men Charged with Trafficking Prescription Narcotics
January 29, 2014 Stamford Man Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison for Role in Organized Crime-Backed Gambling Businesses
January 29, 2014 Stamford Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Operating Illegal Sports Gambling Business
January 29, 2014 New York Woman Who Used Counterfeit $100 Bills at North Haven Store is Sentenced
January 28, 2014 Long Island Couple Involved in Decade-Long Mortgage Fraud Scheme in Bridgeport Sentenced to Prison
January 28, 2014 Branford Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for Defrauding Investors of More Than $5 Million
January 28, 2014 Hartford Woman Who Illegally Received Social Security Benefits Sentenced to Prison
January 28, 2014 Norwalk Man Who Possessed Machine Gun Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison
January 28, 2014 Norwich Resident Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Role in Mortgage Fraud Scheme
January 27, 2014 Waterbury Man Sentenced to More Than Eight Years in Prison for Robbing Banks in Waterbury and New Britain
January 24, 2014 Man Charged with Defrauding FEMA after Massachusetts Tornado in 2011
January 23, 2014 Former East Haven Police Officer Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Criminal Civil Rights Violations
January 23, 2014 New Haven Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Escape Charge
January 23, 2014 Former Stonington Resident Sentenced to More Than Seven Years in Prison for Investment Fraud Schemes
January 23, 2014 New Haven Man Involved in Crack Distribution Ring Sentenced to 14 Years in Federal Prison
January 22, 2014 Man Convicted of New Britain Shooting Sentenced to Prison for Illegally Reentering U.S. after Deportation
January 22, 2014 New Haven Man Sentenced to More Than Five Years in Prison for Role in Heroin Trafficking Ring
January 22, 2014 Stamford Resident Pleads Guilty to Running $800,000 Fraudulent Computer Networking Parts Scheme
January 21, 2014 Former East Haven Police Officer Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison for Civil Rights Offenses
January 21, 2014 Former Connecticut Resident Indicted for Attempting to Ship Sensitive Military Documents to Iran
January 17, 2014 Enfield Man Sentenced to 57 Months in Federal Prison for Distributing Heroin
January 14, 2014 Bridgeport Man Sentenced to 38 Months in Federal Prison for Illegally Possessing Firearm
January 14, 2014 Operation Bloodline Defendant Convicted, Another Sentenced
January 14, 2014 Former Madison Resident Sentenced to Prison for Defrauding Banks to Keep Business Afloat
January 10, 2014 Former Bank Executive Admits Receiving Kickbacks from Oxford Collection Agency
January 10, 2014 Former Connecticut Resident Arrested after Attempting to Ship Sensitive Military Documents to Iran
January 9, 2014 Torrington Resident Admits Role in Real Estate Fraud Schemes, Obstructing Justice
January 9, 2014 Hartford Man Sentenced to Eight Months in Prison for Escaping from Halfway House
January 9, 2014 U.S. Attorney's Office Collects $11.6 Million in Civil and Criminal Actions for U.S. Taxpayers in Fiscal Year 2013
January 8, 2014 Middlebury Man Involved in Illegal Campaign Contribution Scheme is Sentenced
January 8, 2014 Tax Preparer Admits Preparing False Tax Returns
January 7, 2014 Six Involved in Southeastern Connecticut Narcotics Distribution Ring Plead Guilty
January 7, 2014 Fairfield Man Accused of Possessing Weapons on UNH Campus Charged with Federal Firearms Offense
January 7, 2014 South Windsor Man Who Stole Firearms from East Windsor Gun Store is Sentenced
January 6, 2014 Willimantic Man Who Escaped from Halfway House is Sentenced
January 3, 2014 Attorney Admits Role in Extensive Insurance Fraud Conspiracy
January 3, 2014 Fourteen Charged after Joint Investigation into Drug Trafficking and Violence in Bridgeport
January 3, 2014 Two Indicted in Stranger-Originated Life Insurance Scheme
January 2, 2014 Operator of Meriden Grocery Store Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison for Food Stamp Fraud

 

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