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

July 29, 2014

PG&E Charged With Obstruction Of The Investigation Of The National Transportation Safety Board And Additional Violations Of The Natural Gas Pipeline Safety Act

July 28, 2014

Historic Clean Water Act Settlement Will Prevent Millions Of Gallons Of Sewage Discharges Into San Francisco Bay

July 25, 2014

Justice Department Obtains $80,000 Settlement In Housing Discrimination Lawsuit Against California Landlord

Former School Teacher Sentenced To More Than Eight Years In Prison On Child Pornography Charges

July 24, 2014

Former 32 Year FBI Employee And His Wife Plead Guilty To Bank Fraud

Southern California Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Methamphetamine And Gun Crimes

July 17, 2014

21 Year Fugitive Pleads Guilty For Failing To Appear for 1993 Court Appearance

FedEx Indicted For Its Role In Distributing Controlled Substances And Prescription Drugs

July 11, 2014

Walter Liew Sentenced To Fifteen Years In Prison For Economic Espionage

Japanese Citizen Sentenced To More Than Four Years Imprisonment For Bank Fraud Scheme

Former CalPERS CEO Pleads Guilty To Corruption Conspiracy

July 10, 2014

Owner Of Castro Valley Pizzeria Charged With Tax Fraud

Two East Bay Residents Indicted For $3 Million Investment Fraud

July 9, 2014

Chief Executive Officer Of Monterey Investment Company Sentenced To Nine Years In Prison For Fraud

July 2, 2014

Lookout In Armed Bank Robbery Sentenced To More Than 7 Years In Prison

21 Year Fugitive Former Daly City Resident Found Through Facebook Makes Court Appearance

Boston Man Charged In Twitter Hack

July 1, 2014

Former Millbrae Resident Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison

June 25, 2014

California Operators Of MYREDBOOK.COM Website Arrested For Facilitating Prostitution And Money Laundering

Petaluma Couple Indicted For Conspiracy To Defraud The United States

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