The United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia is unique among U.S. Attorney’s Offices in the size and scope of its work. It serves as both the local and the federal prosecutor for the nation’s capital. On the local side, these prosecutions extend from misdemeanor drug possession cases to murders. On the federal side, these prosecutions extend from child pornography to gangs to financial fraud to terrorism. In both roles, the Office is committed to being responsive and accountable to the citizens of the District of Columbia.
The Office also enforces the law and defends the interests of the United States in civil suits brought in the district. Its location in the seat of the federal government gives it responsibility for many cases of national importance, including far-reaching challenges to federal policies and employment practices.
In all things, the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia is committed to ensuring the fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.
May 20, 2013
District Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison For Armed Robbery, Admitted Stealing Dog at Gunpoint -Defendant Told Victim: "Yorkies Cost a Lot of Money"-
May 17, 2013
District Man and Woman Sentenced to Prison Terms For Their Roles in Killing of 18-Year-Old Latisha Frazier Victim's Body Was Left in a Dumpster, Never Found; Two Defendants Are Among Seven People Convicted in Case