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

August 28, 2014

Man and Woman Plead Guilty to Possession of a Stolen Firearm

Grand Jury Indicts Shoshone Man for Producing, Viewing and Transporting Child Pornography

Fort Hall Man Pleads Guilty to Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury

August 27, 2014

Meridian Women Sentenced for Oxycodone Deliveries

Nez Perce Tribal Member Sentenced for Assaulting Officers

Montana Man Sentenced for Counterfeit United States Currency

Lapwai Man Sentenced for Violating Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act

August 26, 2014

Washington Man Admits to Distributing Oxycodone

Nampa Man Pleads Guilty to Drug Crime

August 25, 2014

Second of Five Spice Conspirators Sentenced

Mexican National Admits Unlawfully Possessing a Firearm

August 21, 2014

Two More DBSI Executives Sentenced in Idaho´s Largest Federal Fraud Prosecution

August 20, 2014

DBSI Founders Douglas L. Swenson and Mark A. Ellison Sentenced for Defrauding Thousands of Investors

Las Vegas Woman Sentenced for Meth Distribution

South Dakota Man Sentenced for Clean Air Act Violation

August 19, 2014

Coeur d´Alene Man Sentenced for Depredation of U.S. Forest Property

Meridian Woman Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

Orofino Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Charge

Tribal Member Admits to Smoke Shop Burglary

August 18, 2014

Man Admits to Unlawful Possession of a Firearm on Kootenai Reservation

Worley Man Sentenced for Distributing Methamphetamine on Coeur d'Alene Reservation

Lewiston Man Pleads Guilty to Assault

Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Laundering Drug Proceeds

August 13, 2014

Orofino Man Sentenced in Theft Conspiracy

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