Northern District of California

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About the U.S. Attorney

Melinda Haag, USAMelinda Haag, USA

Melinda Haag is serving as the United States Attorney for the Northern District of California after being nominated for the position by President Barack Obama and unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate in August 2010. 

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The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of California has been in the forefront in confronting new types of crime, such as computer hacking, internet fraud and intellectual property theft; new spins on old crimes, such as accounting and securities fraud and computer chip theft; and traditional crimes like narcotics trafficking, bank robbery, guns, violence, environmental crime, civil rights violations and fraud.


Federal Courthouse
450 Golden Gate Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: (415) 436-7200
Fax: (415) 436-7234
TTY: (415) 436-7221
Federal Courthouse
1301 Clay Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 637-3680
Fax: (510) 637-3724
TTY: (510) 637-3678
U.S. Attorney's Office
Heritage Bank Building
150 Almaden Blvd. Suite 900
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: (408) 535-5061
Fax: (408) 535-5066
TTY: (408) 535-3690

Recent 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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