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

November 21, 2014

Two Members of MS-13 Sentenced to Prison

Letter Carrier Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison for Plotting Robbery of Fellow Postal Worker

November 19, 2014

Medical Clinic Owners Indicted for Medicare and Medicaid Fraud

Corporate Vice President Sentenced for Healthcare Fraud Scheme

Defendants in ATM Skimming Ring with over 5,000 Victims Sentenced to Federal Prison

November 18, 2014

The DeKalb County School District Reaches Settlement Agreement with Federal Authorities for Harassment Based on Religion and National Origin

November 14, 2014

North Georgia Men Sentenced for Plot to Possess a Deadly Biological Toxin

November 12, 2014

Atlanta Man Sentenced for Armed Bank Robbery

Florida Man Sentenced for Smuggling Albanian Citizens into the United States

College Park Tax Return Preparer Sentenced

November 6, 2014

Mortgage Fraud Ring Sentenced

October 31, 2014

Alpharetta Man Sentenced for Investment Fraud

October 30, 2014

Atlanta Man Sentenced for WIC Fraud

October 29, 2014

MS-13 Gang Member Sentenced to Life in Prison

Final Defendant Sentenced in International Money Laundering Investigation

October 24, 2014

International Hacker Sentenced

October 20, 2014

Defendant Arraigned on Tax Fraud Charges

October 14, 2014

Registered Sex Offender Sentenced for Distributing Child Pornography

Radiology Billing Company to Pay $1.95 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

October 9, 2014

Barrow County Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

October 8, 2014

Ephren Taylor, II, Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Fraud

October 3, 2014

Accountant Pleads Guilty to Hiding Swiss Bank Account

October 1, 2014

Lawrenceville Tax Return Preparer Sentenced for Filing False Tax Returns

September 29, 2014

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

Serial Armed Robber Sentenced to 32 Years in Federal Prison

Repeat Offender and Accomplice Sentenced for Sex Trafficking of a Minor from West Africa

September 26, 2014

New York Man Sentenced to Twelve Years in Prison for Defrauding Would-Be Borrowers

Owner of Atlanta Income Tax Preparation Firm Sentenced for Nearly $7 Million Refund Fraud

September 24, 2014

Nineteen Indicted for Cashing Stolen United States Treasury Checks and Credit Card Fraud

September 22, 2014

Hospital and Cardiologist Settle False Claims Act Case

Cherokee County Man Pleads Guilty to Multiple Felony Counts in "Sextortion" Prosecution

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