Western District of North Carolina

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About the U.S. Attorney

Anne M. Tompkins, USAAnne M. Tompkins, USA

Anne M. Tompkins was appointed by President Barack Obama and on April 23, 2010 and took the oath of office as United States Attorney for the Western District of North Carolina from Chief United States District Judge Robert J. Conrad, Jr.

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about the District

The district extends over 13,563.9 square miles and includes 32 counties. The population of our district is over 2.9 million people. Charlotte is the largest city in the state, the 2nd largest banking center in America, and has a metropolitan area of 1.8 million people.


227 West Trade Street, Suite 1650
Charlotte, NC 28202
Phone: 704-344-6222
Fax: 704-344-6629
Room 233
U.S. Courthouse
100 Otis Street
Asheville, NC 28801
Phone: 828-271-4661
Fax: 828-271-4670

Recent News

October 17, 2014

Graham Co. Man Pleads Guilty To Lacey Act Violation And Is Sentenced To 20 Months In Prison For Petty Offenses Involving Illegal Hunting Activities

October 14, 2014

Former Charlotte Mayor Patrick D. Cannon Sentenced To 44 Months In Prison

October 9, 2014

Cherokee, N.C. Woman Sentenced To More Than Five Years In Prison In Connection With Oxycodone Distribution Ring

October 9, 2014

Franklin, N.C. Man Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Filing A False Tax Return

October 7, 2014

Iron Station, N.C. Man Sentenced In Connection With Home Burglaries

October 2, 2014

Jury Convicts Charlotte Man Of Federal Racketeering In Connection With Operation Wax House

September 26, 2014

Charlotte Man Sentenced To 46 Months In Prison For His Role In A Mortgage Fraud Scheme

September 26, 2014

Federal Judge Sentences Columbia, S.C. Attorney For Making A False Statement To A Federal Agent

September 26, 2014

Two Men Sentenced To Prison On Child Pornography Charges

September 16, 2014

Anti-gang And Violent Crime Reduction Initiative Leads To More Than 135 Arrests

September 10, 2014

Attorney General Recognizes District Employee

September 9, 2014

Poachers Convicted By Federal Jury

September 9, 2014

Shelby Woman Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Over $410,000 From Employer And Filing A False Tax Return

September 4, 2014

Charlotte Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison On Federal Gun Offense

September 4, 2014

Three Hedge Fund Manangers Sentenced In Connection With $40 Million "Black Diamond" Ponzi Scheme

September 3, 2014

Former Company Controller Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Stealing More Than $600,000 From His Employer

September 2, 2014

Mexican Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 21 Years In Prison

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