Southern District of Florida

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About the U.S. Attorney

Wifredo A. Ferrer, USAWifredo A. Ferrer, USA

Wifredo A. Ferrer was nominated by President Barack Obama and confirmed by the Senate on April 22, 2010 to serve as United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida. As United States Attorney, Mr. Ferrer is the chief federal law enforcement officer for the District.

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about the District

The United States Attorney for Southern District of Florida is the chief law enforcement officer in the District. In addition to the Miami office, there are staffed branch offices in Ft. Lauderdale, West Palm Beach and Ft. Pierce, and an unstaffed office in Key West.


99 N.E. 4th Street 
Miami, Fl. 33132
Phone: (305) 961-9001
Fax: (305) 530-7679
500 E. Broward Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale, Fl. 33394
Phone: (954) 356-7255
Fax: (954) 356-7336
500 S.Australian Ave. Ste. 400
W. Palm Beach, Fl. 33401
Phone: (561) 820-8711
Fax: (561) 820-8777
101 South U.S. 1
Suite 3100
Ft. Pierce, Fl. 34950
Phone: (772) 466-0899
Fax: (772) 466-1020
301 Simonton Street
Key West, Fl. 33040
Phone: (305) 294-7070
Fax: (305) 292-1423

Recent News

Jul 31 2014

Policeman Indicted For Aiding and Abetting a Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Marijuana and For Extortion

Jul 30 2014

Two More Defendants Plead Guilty in Identity Theft Fraud Scheme Involving Personal Identifying Information from AT&T Customer Files

Director of Nursing Pleads Guilty in Miami for Role in $7 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

Jul 29 2014

Palm Beach Resident Sentenced in Identity Theft Tax Refund Fraud Scheme

Return Preparer Pleads Guilty in Identity Theft Tax Refund Scheme Involving Personal Identification Information of Miami-Dade County Public School Students

Miami-Dade County Resident Sentenced in Stolen Identity Tax Refund Scheme Involving Thousands of Individuals' Personal Identifying Information

Former Miami-Dade Department of Public Works Employee Sentenced for Accepting $150,000 in Bribes from Contractor

Physician Assistant and Certified Nursing Assistant Convicted in $200 Million Medicare Fraud Scheme

Jul 25 2014

Final Defendant Sentenced in Identity Theft Scheme Involving Miami-Dade County Public Schools Students' Personal Identifying Information

Four Charged in NFL-Related Securities Fraud Scheme Targeting Senior Citizens

Jul 24 2014

Individual Who Provided False Statements Regarding Attempted Support of Extremist Group Pleads Guilty and is Sentenced

Broward County Sheriff's Deputy Sentenced in Connection With Rothstein Investigation

Palm Beach County Brothers and Company Sentenced in $4 million "Cash Back" Food Stamp Fraud Scheme

Owner And Administrator Of Miami Home Health Companies Pleads Guilty For Role In $74 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme

Jul 23 2014

Former Sweetwater Police Detective Sentenced for Role in Credit Card Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft Scheme

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