District of Idaho

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About the U.S. Attorney

Wendy J. Olson, USAWendy J. Olson, USA

Wendy J. Olson was sworn in on June 25, 2010, as United States Attorney for the District of Idaho.  She joined the U.S. Attorney's Office in March 1997, and was serving as its Senior Litigation Counsel at the time of her appointment as U.S. Attorney.

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about the District

The United States Attorney's Office for the District of Idaho was created in 1863 when Idaho became a territory. On March 10, 1863, Richard Williams was appointed the District's first U.S. Attorney by President Abraham Lincoln.


Washington Group IV
800 Park Blvd., Suite 600
Boise, ID 83712
Phone: (208) 334-1211
Fax: (208) 334-9375
6450 Mineral Drive, Suite 210
Coeur d'Alene, Id 83815
Phone: (208) 667-6568
Fax: (208) 667-0814
801 E. Sherman, Suite 192
Pocatello, Id 83201
Phone: (208) 478-4166
Fax: (208) 478-4175

Recent News

October 23, 2014

Caldwell Nightclub Owner Sentenced for Tax Evasion

Nampa Woman Arrested on Charge of Use of Interstate Commerce Facilities in the Commission of Murder-for-Hire

Lapwai Man Pleads Guilty to Failing to Appear

Mexican National Sentenced for Meth Distribution

October 21, 2014

Boise Man Pleads Guilty to Bankruptcy Fraud for Concealing Interest in Business

October 20, 2014

Idaho Resident Sentenced for Theft of Social Security Benefits

California Man Sentenced to 137 Months for Possession of Counterfeit Access Devices and Firearm Possession

October 16, 2014

Idaho Falls/St. Anthony Woman Indicted For Investment Fraud Scheme

Bonners Ferry Men Arraigned on Indictment for Violent ATM Theft in McCall and ATM Thefts in Boise, Meridian, Utah, Colorado, and Wyoming

October 15, 2014

Naples Man Sentenced for Illegal Cat Hunt

October 07, 2014

Boise Man Sentenced for Escape from Custody and Violating Sex Offender Registration Act

October 06, 2014

Nampa Woman Sentenced to Controlled Substance Delivery

September 30, 2014

Jerome Woman Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud

Nampa Man Sentenced to 63 Months in Prison for Drug Charge and Obstruction of Justice

September 29, 2014

Twin Falls Man Sentenced as Armed Career Criminal

September 18, 2014

Caldwell Man Indicted for Dumping Tires on Public Land

Mexican National Sentenced for Drug Trafficking and Possession of a Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Crime

September 16, 2014

California Residents Indicted for Retail Fraud Scheme

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