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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about the District

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

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

October 21, 2014

Santa Rosa Tax Return Preparer Pleads Guilty to Tax Fraud and Failing to Report Foreign Bank Accounts

Danville Couple Charged with Tax Fraud

October 17, 2014

California Woman Charged With Possessing Cell Phone Spyware And Using It To Intercept Communications

October 16, 2014

Two Defendants Charged In “Email Takeover” Scam

October 15, 2014

Bay Area Woman Sentenced To Twenty-Seven Months Imprisonment For Credit Card Fraud And Identity Theft

October 14, 2014

Drug Courier Convicted Of Delivering Kilogram Of Cocaine

Masked Baton-Wielding Bandit Sentenced To 78 Months In Prison For Oakland Bank Robbery Spree

October 10, 2014

Ringleader Of Fraud Conspiracy Sentenced To Prison

October 7, 2014

Former CEO Of San Francisco Technology Start-Up Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud

Former United Commercial Bank Senior Vice President Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy

October 6, 2014

Antioch Resident Pleads Guilty To Aggravated Identity Theft In Tax Fraud Scheme

October 2, 2014

Danville Real Estate Agent Charged In Bank Fraud and Money Laundering Scheme

21 Year Fugitive Sentenced On 1992 Tax Fraud Charges

October 1, 2014

Jury Convicts Gang Member In South Francisco Triple Homicides

September 29, 2014

Two Individuals Distributing Methamphetamine In Marin County Pleaded Guilty To Drug Trafficking

Laytonville Resident Pleads Guilty To Manufacturing Marijuana And Money Laundering

September 25, 2014

Former Top GSA Official Indicted For Fraud

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