District of Kansas

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About the U.S. Attorney

Barry R. Grissom, USABarry R. Grissom, USA

Barry R. Grissom was nominated by President Barack Obama in April 2010 and confirmed by the U.S. Senate in August 2010 to be U.S. Attorney in the District of Kansas.

Mr. Grissom graduated from the University of Kansas in 1977 and the Oklahoma City University School of Law in 1981.

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about the District

The United States Attorney’s office for the District of Kansas employs 49 Assistant U.S. Attorneys and 53 support staff who work in three offices associated with the federal courts in Kansas City, Kan., Topeka and Wichita.

Our jurisdiction covers all 105 counties of Kansas, with a population of approximately 2.8 million.


500 State Avenue
Suite 360
Kansas City, Kansas 66101
Phone: (913) 551-6730
Fax: (913) 551-6541
444 S.E. Quincy
Suite 290
Topeka, KS 66683
Phone: (785) 295-2850
Fax: (785) 295-2853
1200 Epic Center
301 N. Main
Wichita, KS 67202 
Phone: (316) 269-6481
Fax: (316) 269-6484

Recent News

Sept. 30, 2014

Bank Robbery Defendant Sentenced to Federal Prison

Sept. 30, 2014

Lawrence Woman Pleads Guilty To Embezzling More than $750,000

Sept. 30, 2014

Department of Justice Awards Hiring Grants To Reduce Violence, Protect Schools in Kansas

Sept. 29, 2014

Emporia Man Sentenced After Arrest With 35 Pounds of Marijuana

Sept. 29, 2014

Dickinson County Man Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Railroad Union Funds

Sept. 25, 2014

Federal Jury Convicts Two Kansas Men For Trafficking in Synthetic Marijuana

Sept. 25, 2014

Chemical Company in Kansas City, Kan. Ordered to Pay $1.5 Million Fine For Mishandling Hazardous Waste

Sept. 25, 2014

Topeka Man Indicted On Federal Firearms Charge

Sept. 24, 2014

Lawrence Man Pleads Guilty To Embezzling More than $1 Million

Sept. 23, 2014

Indian Tribes in Kansas Receive More than $1.3 Million in Public Safety Grant

Sept. 22, 2014

$20,000 Methamphetamine Deal Sends Wichita Man To Federal Prison for 8+ Years

Sept. 18, 2014

U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom Joins Committee Advising U.S. Attorney General

Sept. 17, 2014

Texas Woman Pleads Guilty In Federal Adoption Fraud Case in Kansas

Sept. 17, 2014

Soldier at Ft. Riley Sentenced For False Statements to Social Security Administration

Sept. 16, 2014

Indictment: Denver Man's Airplane, Cars, Cash Were Proceeds of Marijuana Trafficking

Sept. 15, 2014

Wichita Man Sentenced To Federal Prison for Counterfeiting

Sept. 15, 2014

U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom to Speak At Hutchinson Community College

Sept. 12, 2014

Former Union President Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Funds From VA Employees

Sept. 10, 2014

Law Enforcement, Victim Service Providers Gather for Protect Our Children Conference in Kansas City, Mo.

Sept. 9, 2014

Man Who Managed Chinese Restaurant Pleads Guilty To Harboring Foreign Workers

Sept. 9, 2014

U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom's Statement On the Shooting Death of Cpl. Jason Harwood

Sept. 8, 2014

Smith County Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing, Distributing Child Pornography

Sept. 4, 2014

Co-owner of Defunct Company Admits Defrauding Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Program

Sept. 4, 2014

Indictment: Keebler Employees Filed False Reports To Receive Unemployment Benefits

Sept. 2, 2014

Topeka Man Pleads Guilty To Robberies in Topeka, Manhattan

Sept. 2, 2014

Former Kansas Man Sentenced On Federal Tax Evasion Charge

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