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News and Press Releases

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Archives: 2013

November 2014

November 24, 2014

Former Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Chief Convicted On Extortion, Gambling, Obstruction, And Other Charges

October 2014

October 28, 2014

Aubrey Lee Price, Former Bank Director Who Faked His Own Death, Sentenced To 30 Years In Prison

October 24, 2014

Statesboro Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Requesting And Receiving Child Pornography

El Paso Man Sentenced To Over 17 Years For Online Enticement Of A Minor

Brunswick Man Sentenced Prison For Theft Of Social Security And Medicare Benefits

October 10, 2014

Jesup, GA Siblings Plead Guilty In Multi-Million Dollar Stolen Identity And Tax Fraud Scheme

September 2014

September 24, 2014

Federal Prison Guard Convicted Of Attempting To Smuggle Cell Phone Into Prison For An Inmate

September 17, 2014

Augusta Man Sentenced For Repackaging Pesticide And Making A False Statement To Federal Agents

September 15, 2014

Hephzibah Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Sexually Exploiting A Minor

September 5, 2014

Waycross Man Pleads Guilty To Enticing Minors To Engage In Sex Acts And With Producing Child Pornography

August 2014

August 26, 2014

Former VA Employee Sentenced TO 5 Years In Prison For Defrauding The Government Of Over $450,000

August 14, 2014

Government Settles False Claims Act Allegations Against Optim Healthcare

August 13, 2014

Former Richmond County Deputy Sentenced In Identity Theft Scheme

August 8, 2014

32 WIC Participants Convicted For Selling Their WIC Vouchers For Cash

Another Pill-Mill Doctors Sentenced To Over A Decade In Federal Prison

Georgia Doctor Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Operating Pill-Mill Clinics

August 7, 2014

Former Chatham County Deputy Sheriff Indicted On Federal Child Pornography Charges


July 2014

July 17, 2014

Former Pierce County Sheriff Sentenced to 93 Months in Prison For Providing Protection To Drug Traffickers

Hoboken Woman Sentenced To 57 Months In Prison For Embezzling Over $400, 000 From Employer

July 15, 2014

Reidsville Man Indicted As Felon In Possession Of Firearms

Savannah Resident Indicted For Illegally Exporting Firearms Parts To Russia

July 11, 2014

Jesup Brother And Sister Charged In Stolen Identity And Tax Fraud Scheme

Waycross Men Charged with Enticing Minors To Engage In Sex Acts And With Producing Child Pornography

June 2014

June 26, 2014

Former Augusta Minister Sentenced To More Than 12 Years In Prison For Check-Cashing Scheme

June 26, 2014

Final Defendant Sentenced In Dodge County Area Drug Trafficking Organization

June 25, 2014

7 Former Bank Officers Sentenced In Loan-Fraud Scheme That Preceded Collapse Of First National Bank Of Savannah

June 10, 2014

54 Defendants Charged In $18 Million WIC & Food Stamp Fraud Conspiracy

June 9, 2014

Brunswick, Georgia Woman Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison For Defrauding Medicaid of Over $4 Million

June 6, 2014

Savannah Man Sentenced To 25 Years For Transporting A Minor With Intent To Engage In Sexual Conduct And Child Pornography Charges

June 5, 2014

Former Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Chief Willie Lovett Indicted On Extortion, Gambling And Obstruction Charges

Aubrey Lee Price, Former Bank Director Who Faked His Own Death, Pleads Guilty To Bank, Wire And Securities Fraud

May 2014

May 23, 2014

Douglas, Georgia Man Charged With Armed Robbery Of Wells Fargo Bank

May 12, 2014

Guilty Plea Entered By Final Defendant Charged In Augusta, Georgia Sex Trafficking Ring

April 2014

April 24, 2014

15 More Defendants Charged In Stolen Identity & Tax Fraud Scheme

12 Defendants Charged In Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

Two Savannah Men Charged With Conspiring To Deal In Counterfeit Currency

April 17, 2014

Multi-Convicted Felons Sentenced In Case Involving The Burglary Of Firearms From A Rincon, Georgia Residence

Augusta Business Woman Sentenced To Over 23 Years In Prison For Investor Fraud Scheme

April 4, 2014

Savannah Man Pleads Guilty To Armed Bank Robbery

Gun Dealer Indicted For Sale Of Firearms To A Felon

March 2014

March 25, 2014

Waycross Man Sentenced To 210 Months In Prison For Firearms Violation

March 11, 2014

Final 2 Defendants Sentenced In Stolen Identity And Tax Fraud Scheme

March 5, 2014

Former V.A. Employee Pleads Guilty To Defrauding The Goverment Of Over $460,000

Superseding Indictment Charges Widow With Murder In Fort Stewart Slaying

February 2014

February 19, 2014

Leader of International Sex-Trafficking Ring Sentenced to Life in Prison

February 11, 2014

Pooler Resident Indicted On Two Local Robberies

February 10, 2014

8 Defendants Indicted On Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

February 4, 2014

Bluffton Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Conspiracy To smuggle Firearms, Stolen Cars To Bolivia

 

January 2014

January 23, 2014

7 Former Bank Officers Plead Guilty In Loan-Fraud Scheme That Preceded Collapse Of First National Bank Of Savannah

January 22, 2014

Jury Finds Pill-Mill Doctor Guilty Of 51 Counts

Martinez Man Sentenced To 24 ½ Years For Attempted Online Enticement Of A Minor And Destruction Of Evidence

January 15, 2014

Savannah Man Indicted For Bank Robbery Spree

January 14, 2014

Alabama Man Indicted for First Degree Murder in Fort Stewart Slaying

Former Pooler Police Officer Indicted On Chargers Related To Drug Conspiracy

Southern District of Georgia’s U. S. Attorney’s Office Collects Over $71 Million in Civil, Criminal and Asset Forfeiture Cases in Fiscal Year 2013

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