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

September 16, 2014

Former DeKalb and Georgia World Congress Center Official Indicted on Public Corruption Charges

September 12, 2014

Atlanta Man Sentenced for Interstate Transportation of 17-Year-Old Girl for Prostitution

Former Gwinnett County Lawyer Indicted for Stealing Client Funds

September 10, 2014

Attorney General Recognizes Northern District of Georgia Employees

September 9, 2014

Registered Sex Offender Sentenced for Receiving Child Pornography

September 8, 2014

Duluth Man Sentenced for Producing Child Pornography

September 5, 2014

Former CEO of Atlanta-Area Daycare Chain Sentenced to Prison for Stealing Nearly $2 Million in Federal Child Nutrition Funds

September 4, 2014

Another Vendor Indicted in Corruption Case Against Former Georgia National Guard Employee

August 28, 2014

Former VA Employee Sentenced for Stealing Government Funds

August 27, 2014

Corporate Vice President Pleads Guilty to Healthcare Fraud Scheme

August 26, 2014

Former DeKalb County Commissioner Charged with Stealing County Funds

August 25, 2014

Smyrna Man Sentenced for Identity Theft and Tax Fraud

Former Leader of Hindu Temple of Georgia Convicted on Fraud and Obstruction Charges

Georgia Man Sentenced for Tax Fraud and Identity Theft

August 21, 2014

Two Sentenced to Prison for Carjacking and Beating Robbery Victim

August 20, 2014

Radric Davis, aka Gucci Mane, Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegal Gun Possession

August 08, 2014

Former Deputy Sheriff Sentenced to Federal Prison for Soliciting Kickbacks

August 07, 2014

Former Co-Owner of Atlanta-based Medical Clinic Chain and Former Hospital Executive Plead Guilty to Illegal Pay-for-Patient Conspiracy

Forsyth Woman Sentenced for Fraudulently Obtaining Government Grants

August 06, 2014

Nine Law Enforcement Officers Sentenced for Protecting Drug Dealers

August 01, 2014

Identity Thieves Sentenced to Federal Prison

July 31, 2014

Cartersville Man Sentenced in Sextortion Case

July 30, 2014

Lingerie Business Owner Sentenced to Federal Prison for Bribery

July 22, 2014

Owner of Allergy Lab Pleads Guilty to Faking Allergy Test Results

July 18, 2014

Atlanta Armed Robbery Crew Sentenced

July 10, 2014

Company Settles Claims that it Deliberately Underpaid Workers

July 8, 2014

College Park Police Officer Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Obtaining U.S. Citizenship

Apollo E. Nida Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Mail, Wire and Bank Fraud

Former Carter's Executives and Portfolio Manager for New York Hedge Fund Sentenced to Federal Prison tor Multi-Million Dollar Insider Trading Conspiracies

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