Northern District of Georgia

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About the U.S. Attorney

Sally Quillian Yates, USASally Quillian Yates, USA

Sally Quillian Yates was nominated by President Obama to serve as United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia and was confirmed by the Senate on March 10, 2010. She is the first woman to serve as United States Attorney in the Northern District of Georgia.

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about the District

The Northern District of Georgia includes over six million people with a geographic scope that runs from the mountains in the north, to the Atlanta suburbs in the south, from the border of Alabama in the west, to the two Carolinas in the east. 


Richard B. Russell Federal Building
75 Spring Street, S.W.
Suite 600
Atlanta, GA 30303-3309
Tel: 404.581.6000
Fax: 404.581.6181

Recent News

April 15, 2014

Former City of Marietta Employees and Landlords Indicted for Section 8 Housing Fraud

Synthetic Drugs - Real Consequences Summit 2014

April 14, 2014

Attorney Charged with Filing False Immigration Documents on Behalf of Alien/Client

Tax Fraudsters are Still at it The Old Fashioned Way Too

April 9, 2014

Former CEO of Atlanta-area Daycare Chain Convicted of Stealing Nearly $2 Million in Federal Child Nutrition Funds

April 8, 2014

Crime Victims' Rights Week "30 Years: Restoring the Balance of Justice"

April 3, 2014

Lingerie Business Owner Pleads Guilty to Bribery

March 27, 2014

Jackson Postal Worker Charged for Role in Planning Conley Postal Robbery

March 27, 2014

Leaders of Counterfeiting Ring Sentenced to Federal Prison

March 27, 2014

Two Men Indicted For Their Role in Manufacturing PCP That Led to Explosion

March 27, 2014

Former Newton County Deputy Sheriff Sentenced

March 26, 2014

Two "Pill Mill" Owners Convicted

March 25, 2014

Former Youth Director and Parish Outreach Coordinator Sentenced for Distribution of Child Pornography

March 24, 2014

Former Middle School Teacher Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

March 21, 2014

Former Georgia Department of Revenue Employees Indicted for Accepting Bribes

March 18, 2014

DeKalb Man Sentenced to 17 Years as Part of Robbery Crew

March 12, 2014

Identity Thief Sentenced for Filing Tax Returns in the Names of the Attorney General and Others

March 10, 2014

Cobb County Man Sentenced in Identity Theft Scheme

March 06, 2014

Fulton County Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Federal Prison

March 05, 2014

Griffin, Ga. Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty to Filing False Tax Returns

Defendant Sentenced for Brokering over 100 Sham Marriages

March 04, 2014

Cherokee County Man Charged With Extorting Teen Girls for Pornographic Images

February 28, 2014

Former Woodruff Arts Center Employee Sentenced for Embezzlement

California Couple Sentenced to Federal Prison for Credit Card Fraud and Identity Theft Crimes

February 27, 2014

Two Men Charged in Robbery and Shooting of Postal Truck Driver

Former HUD-OIG Special Agent In Charge Indicted

February 25, 2014

Florida-Based Oxycodone Suppliers Sentenced to Federal Prison

February 21, 2014

Former Clayton County Police Officer Assigned to U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison for Drug Trafficking

Three Men Charged With Conspiracy to Possess Destructive Devices

February 20, 2014

Atlanta Doctor Sentenced for Defrauding Medicare and IRS

February 19, 2014

Man Who Attempted to Buy Child for Sex Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison

February 14, 2014

Former Leader of Hindu Temple of Georgia Charged With Defrauding His Followers and Temple's Creditors

February 11, 2014

Georgia Woman Arraigned for Social Security Fraud

February 10, 2014

Major Drug Trafficker Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison

February 07, 2014

Last of Armored Car Robbery Crew Pleads Guilty

February 04, 2014

Two Federal Inmates Found Guilty of Racially-Motivated Murder

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