Eastern District of Virginia

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About the U.S. Attorney

Dana J. Boente, USADana J. Boente, USA

Mr. Boente is a twenty-nine year veteran of the Department of Justice, joining the Department in 1984 at the conclusion of a clerkship with a United States District Court Judge.  From 1984 to 1999, Mr. Boente was a Trial Attorney with the Department of Justice’s Tax Division.

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about the District

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia serves more than 6 million residents living in Northern Virginia, the capital of the Commonwealth, and Tidewater and surrounding communities.


2100 Jamieson Ave
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703-299-3700
Fax: 703-299-2584
World Trade Center
101 W. Main Street, Suite 8000
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 757-441-6331
Fax: 757-441-6689
Main Street Centre
600 E. Main Street, Suite 1800
Richmond, VA 23219
Phone: 804-819-5400
Fax: 804-771-2316

Fountain Plaza Three, Suite 300
721 Lakefront Commons
Newport News, Virginia 23606
Phone: 757-591-4000
Fax: 757-591-0866

Recent News

April 21, 2014

Newport News Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Conspiracy

April 18, 2014

Heroin Dealer Sentenced In Connection With Three Overdose Deaths

April 15, 2014

High-Ranking Member of Black P-Stones Gang Pleads Guilty to Racketeering Conspiracy and Firearm Charges

April 14, 2014

Newport News Man Pleads Guilty to Participating in Murder

Three Plead Guilty to String of Sawed-Off Shotgun Robberies in the City of Richmond

April 10, 2014

Norfolk Man Faces More Prison Time

April 9, 2014

Suffolk Man Indicted For Making Death Threats

April 8, 2014

Colombian Associate of El Chapo Guzman Pleads Guilty to International Cocaine Trafficking

April 7, 2014

Leader of Counterfeit Currency Ring Pleads Guilty in Federal Court

Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Conspiracy and Gun Possession

Massachusetts Leader of Sophisticated, Violent Fraudulent Document Ring Pleads Guilty to Racketeering and Money Laundering

April 4, 2014

Former Vice President of Government Contracting Company Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Bribery

Oxycodone Distribution Ring Dismantled

April 3, 2014

Annandale Mortgage Broker Sentenced to 38 Months in Prison

Henrico Couple Sentenced to 15 Years for Production of Child Pornography

April 2, 2014

Rhode Island Leader of Sophisticated, Violent Fraudulent Document Ring Pleads Guilty to Racketeering and Money Laundering

Virginia Beach Coast Guardsman Pleads Guilty to False Claims

March 28, 2014

Member of "Black P-Stones" Gang Pleads Guilty to Racketeering and Firearm Charges

March 20, 2014

Richmond Man Sentenced to 115 Months for Defrauding Investors

Woman Sentenced to 42 Months for Fraudulent Tax Scheme

March 18, 2014

Former Arlington County Employee Convicted of Taking Bribes

AMENDED: Government Contractor Pleads Guilty to Submitting False Claims

March 17, 2014

Ship's Purser Convicted of Embezzlement


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