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

September 11, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Russia Pleads Guilty To And Sentenced For Bribery Of Russian Government Officials

September 9, 2014

Marin Doctor Indicted For Distributing Controlled Substances Outside The Usual Course Of Professional Practice

Pleasant Hill Woman Sentenced To Twenty-Nine Months In Prison For Her Role In Identity Theft Tax Scheme

September 8, 2014

Justice Officials Meet With Key Stakeholders On Launch Of Elder Justice Website

Attorney General Holder Announces New Drug Take-Back Effort To Help Tackle Rising Threat Of Prescription Drug Addiction And Opioid Abuse

September 4, 2014

Former Deputy United States Marshal Pleads Guilty To Felony Distribution Of Unapproved New Drugs And Felony Distribution Of Misbranded Drugs

September 3, 2014

Former Vice President Of The Wine Tasting Network Sentenced To 33 Months In Embezzlement Case

September 2, 2014

The United States Sues Nursing Home Owners And Operators And Their Manager Under The False Claims Act

August 29, 2014

Oakland Resident Sentenced To 30 Months In Tax Fraud Scheme

August 26, 2014

Arkansas Woman Sentenced To Prison For Defrauding Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

August 22, 2014

Santa Clara Business Owners Pleaded Guilty To Tax And Bank Fraud

August 20, 2014

Lafayette Company Fined For Defrauding USDA

San Francisco And Los Banos Doctor Sentenced To Two Years In Prison In $3.2M Medicare Fraud Scheme

August 19, 2014

Former Boxing Champ Sentenced To 87 Months In Prison For East Bay Bank Robbery Spree

Cupertino Businessman Sentenced To Prison And Ordered To Forfeit $100,000 For High-Technology Worker Visa Fraud

August 18, 2014

Petaluma Slaughterhouse Owners And Employees Charged In Scheme To Distribute Adulterated Meat

August 15, 2014

Napa County Resident Indicted On Eight Counts Of Bank Robbery

Oakland Resident Charged With Conspiring To File False Tax Returns With The IRS

August 14, 2014

Discovery Bay Resident Receives Twenty Six-Month Sentence For Committing Bank Fraud

August 13, 2014

Quebec Resident Indicted In Multi-Million Dollar Telemarketing Scheme

August 7, 2014

Placement Agent Charged With Bribery In CalPERS Corruption Conspiracy

August 6, 2014

Former Hedge Fund Manager Sentenced To Fourteen Months In Prison

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