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December 2012

December 21, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced For Federal Drug and Firearm Offenses

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced on Firearm Charges

Omaha Woman Sentenced On Firearm Charges

December 19, 2012

Carroll, Iowa Man Sentenced on Gun Charges

Iowa Woman Sentenced to over 7 years in Prison for Methamphetamine Offense

December 17, 2012

Council Bluffs, Iowa, Resident Sentenced to 12 Months for Possession of a Firearm

Monroe County, Indiana, Resident Sentenced to 24 Months for Failing to Register as a Sexual Offender

December 12, 2012

Mills County, Iowa Resident Sentenced to 86 Months for Possession of Child Pornography

Former Des Moines Police Officer Sentenced for Excessive Use of Force and Obstruction of Justice

December 10, 2012

Bettendorf Woman Sentenced to 4 Months’ Home Confinement for Extortion

December 6, 2012

U. S. Attorney’s Office Collects $4,432,403 in Civil & Criminal Actions in FY 2012

Iowa Woman Sentenced to 5 years in Prison for Methamphetamine Offense

Former Muscatine Man Sentenced For Illegal Reentry Into The United States

Fort Madison Man Sentenced on Federal Drug and Firearms Convictions

Colorado Man Sentenced on Federal Offense of Failure to Pay Child Support

December 5, 2012

Nine Arrested in Des Moines Methamphetamine Investigation

November 2012

November 30, 2012

Clinton Man Sentenced for Drug Trafficking and Carrying Firearms

Davenport Man Sentenced After Federal Drug Conspiracy Conviction

Final Participants in Des Moines Firebombing Sentenced in Federal Court

Davenport Man Sentenced to 10 years in Prison for Methamphetamine and Gun Offenses

Davenport Men Sentenced to Prison for Cocaine Base and Gun Offenses

November 26,2012

Nine Arrested in Marshalltown Methamphetamine Investigation

November 21, 2012

New Jersey Man Convicted On Sex Trafficking Charges

November 19, 2012

Muscatine Man Sentenced to 14 Years in Prison for Methamphetamine Offense

Muscatine Man Sentenced to 105 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine Offense

Muscatine Man Sentenced To 188 Months In Prison For Marijuana Offense

Burlington Man Sentenced on Federal Drug and Firearm Charges

Former Mortgage Pool Servicer Indicted on Federal Wire Fraud and Money Laundering Charges

November 16, 2012

Former Davenport Builder Sentenced for Bank Fraud

Davenport Man Sentenced to Federal Prison as an Armed Career Criminal

November 14, 2012

Federal Jury Convicts Former President of Iowa Association of Mortgage Brokers of 18 Mortgage Fraud Charges

November 8, 2012

Nebraska Man Sentenced for Interstate Travel to Engage in Illegal Sexual Activities

November 5, 2012

Former Newton Doctor Indicted for Prescribing Controlled Substances Outside the Course of Usual Medical Practice and Related Health Care Fraud

October 2012

October 26, 2012

Chamness Technology, Inc. Pleads Guilty to Misdemeanor Discharge of Pollutant

October 22,2012

Tabor Man Sentenced on Firearms Charge

October 19, 2012

Des Moines Man Sentenced to 22 Months in Prison for Malicious Use of Explosive Materials

Washington County Men Sentenced for Manufacturing Methamphetamine

October 18, 2012

Van Buren County Man Sentenced for Federal Drug and Firearms Offenses

October 15, 2012

Two Davenport Men Sentenced for Crack Cocaine Conspiracy

October 5, 2012

Ottumwa Man Pleads Guilty in Fraudulent Investment Scheme

October 1, 2012

Douglas County, Nebraska, Resident Sentenced to 18 Months for Failing to Register as a Sexual Offender

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced on Firearms Charge

September 2012

September 28, 2012

Citizen of Mexico Sentenced to 24 Months for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana

Shelby County Resident Sentenced to 30 Months for Possession of a Destructive Device

September 27, 2012

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced for Felon in Possession of Firearm

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced for Possession of Child Pornography

Council Bluffs Men Sentenced in Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

Colorado Man Sentenced for Coercion and Enticement of a Minor in Iowa to Engage in Unlawful Sexual Contact

September 24, 2012

Citizen of Mexico Sentenced to 63 Months for Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

September 20, 2012

Des Moines Area Developer Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud

September 17,2012

Two Davenport Men Sentenced After Federal Drug Conspiracy Convictions

California Man Sentenced After Federal Drug-Conspiracy Conviction

September 14, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced on Drug and Firearm Charges and for Violating Federal Supervised Release

Chicago Man Sentenced on Drug Charges

September 7, 2012

Des Moines Man Arrested in Alleged Theft Charge

August 2012

August 29, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Distribute Crack Cocaine

August 27,2012

Des Moines Man Pleads Guilty to Molotov Cocktail Conspiracy

August 24, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced on Crack Cocaine and Weapons Charges

Two Quad City Men Sentenced For Marijuana Conspiracy

Davenport Man Sentenced in Connection with Stolen Firearms

Iowa Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

Mexican National Sentenced for Second Aggravated Illegal Reentry into the United States

Missouri Man Sentenced for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender

August 23, 2012

Mount Pleasant Man Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Drug Offense

August 22, 2012

Waterloo Man Sentenced for Making False Statements to the FAA

August 15, 2012

Wever Man Sentenced to 120 Months Imprisonment for Drug and Firearm Offenses

Bettendorf Woman Sentenced to 240 Months Imprisonment for Child Exploitation Offenses

Davenport Man Sentenced to 120 Months Imprisonment for Drug Offenses

August 14, 2012

Muscatine Man Sentenced to 32 years for Child Exploitation

August 9, 2012

Wapello Man Sentenced to 120 Months Imprisonment for Drug Offense

Fairfield Man Sentenced After Federal Marijuana Conspiracy Conviction

Davenport Man Sentenced to 60 Months Imprisonment for Arson and Firearm Offenses

August 8, 2012

Former Des Moines Police Officer Convicted of Excessive Use of Force and Obstruction of Justice

July 2012

July 30, 2012

Atlantic, Iowa Resident Sentenced to 80 Months for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

July 20, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced After Federal Drug Conspiracy Conviction

Kalona Man Sentenced to 33 Months Imprisonment for Falsely Claiming Millions of Dollars of Tax Refunds

July 18, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced After Federal Firearms Conviction

July 17, 2012

Griswold, Iowa Resident Sentenced to 180 Months for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced for Sawed-Off Shotgun

July 16, 2012

Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Failure to Register as a Sex Offender in Polk County, Iowa

June 2012

June 29,2012

DeWitt Man Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Davenport Man Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

June 28,2012

Council Bluffs Area Nursing Home Reaches Settlement Agreement on Allegations of Fraudulent Billing to Medicare for Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy Services

June 27, 2012

Muscatine Man Sentenced on Federal Escape Charge

June 22, 2012

Missouri Man Sentenced for Wire Fraud

Davenport Man Sentenced After Federal Convictions for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

Davenport Man Sentenced for Trafficking in Crack Cocaine

June 14, 2012

Iowa Man Sentenced To Two Years Imprisonment For Threatening The President

Scott County Woman Sentenced To Five Years Probation And Six Months Home Confinement for Stealing Over $40,000 From Employer

June 11, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced To 90 Months In Prison For Marijuana Offense

June 8, 2012

Davenport Woman Sentenced on Federal Wire Fraud and Structuring Charges

Texas Man Sentenced on Interstate Threat Charge

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana

June 7, 2012

Audubon County Men Plead Guilty to Conspiracy to Manufacture Marijuana

June 1, 2012

Fort Madison Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Methamphetamine Offense

May 2012

May 31, 2012

Ottumwa Man Arrested in Alleged Fraudulent Investment Scheme

May 25, 2012

Nebraska Native Sentenced for Failing to Register as a Convicted Sex Offender

Pottawattamie County Resident Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

May 23, 2012

College Springs Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

May 21, 2012

Clinton Woman Sentenced to 120 Months in Prison on Federal Drug Charges

Colorado Man Sentenced on Federal Drug Charges

May 18, 2012

Missouri Man Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Chicago-Area Man Sentenced To 108 Months of Imprisonment For Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine Powder

Davenport Man Sentenced after Federal Conviction for Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Woman Who Stole Identities of Prison Volunteers Sentenced

Rock Island Man Sentenced on Federal Escape Charge

May 11, 2012

Waterloo Woman Sentenced After Federal Conviction For Attempting to Pass Counterfeit Currency

May 10, 2012

Chicago-Area Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Conspiracy to Distribute Crack Cocaine

Fort Madison Man Sentenced For Conspiracy to Manufacture Methamphetamine

May 7, 2012

Waterloo Man Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements To The FAA

Kalona Man Convicted for Tax Offenses

April 2012

April 23, 2012

Pottawattamie County Resident Sentenced to 14 Months for Felon in Possession of a Firearm

April 19, 2012

ICE Arrests in Pella, Oskaloosa and Newton

April 13, 2012

Two Individuals Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

April 12, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced on Federal Gun and Drug Charges

April 6, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

Davenport Men Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs

April 2, 2012

Six Indicted on Marijuana Conspiracy

March 2012

March 30, 2012

Centerville Woman Charged With Over $700,000 Of Health Care Fraud

March 29, 2012

Taylor County Resident Sentenced for Being a Felon in Possession of Ammunition

March 28, 2012

Pottawattamie County Resident Sentenced for Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

Coin, Iowa and Elmo, Missouri Men Sentenced For Conspiracy to Distribute Methamphetamine

March 27, 2012

Glenwood Man Sentenced To 36 Months In Prison For Possession With Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine

March 26, 2012

Iowa City Man Sentenced for Child Pornography Offense

March 23, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced to 160 Months for Possession of Crack Cocaine With Intent to Distribute and Possession of a Firearm In Furtherance of Drug Trafficking

March 16, 2012

Ankeny Businessman Sentenced to 57 months for Insurance Fraud

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

Three Individuals Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

Manufacturing Methamphetamine Near Swisher Results in Federal Prison for Cedar Rapids Woman

North Liberty Man Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Iowa City Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Crack Cocaine

March 15, 2012

Winfield Man Sentenced on Federal Firearms Charges

March 7, 2012

Iowa City Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Crack Cocaine

March 1, 2012

Lost Nation Man Sentenced on Federal Child Pornography Charges

Davenport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Drugs

Muscatine Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine

February 2012

February 24, 2012

Two Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Distribution of Methamphetamine in Boone and Story Counties

Three Davenport Men Sentenced For Marijuana Conspiracy

Additional Charges Filed Against Mortgage Broker And Others In Federal Mortgage Fraud Case

February 23, 2012

North Liberty Men Sentenced To Prison For Conspiracy To Manufacture And Distribute Drugs And Possession Of Firearms In Furtherance Of Drug Trafficking

Clarinda Men Sentenced For Conspiracy To Distribute Methamphetamine

February 22, 2012

Mexican Man Sentenced For Unlawful Entry After Deportation

Three People Sentenced On Sex Trafficking And Prostitution Charges

North Liberty Man Sentenced After Federal Conviction For Drug And Firearm Charges

February 21, 2012

Man Sentenced For Social Security Fraud

Citizen Of Mexico Sentenced To 40 Months For Illegal Entry After Deportation

Council Bluffs Man Sentenced On Drug And Gun Charges

February 17,2012

Adel Woman Sentenced To Prison On Fraud And Tax Charges After Embezzling More Than $500,000 From Her Former Employer

February 16, 2012

Waterloo Man Charged With Making False Statements To The FAA

February 13, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced For Maintaining A Drug House

Nevada Man Sentenced In Fraud Conspiracy

Man Sentenced For Gun Offense

February 10, 2012

Columbus Junction Man Sentenced On Federal Drug Charges

Texas Man Sentenced To 250 Months In Prison For Conspiracy To Distribute Drugs And Possession Of Firearms In Furtherance Of Drug Trafficking

Davenport Man Sentenced For Conspiracy To Distribute Drugs

February 2, 2012

Des Moines Man Found Guilty Of Bank Robbery And Gun Charges

January 2012

January 26, 2012

Davenport Man Sentenced For Maintaining A Drug House

Lockridge Woman Sentenced On Federal Drug Charges

January 24, 2012

Quad-Cities Men Indicted On Firearm And Arson Charges

January 23, 2012

Lincoln, Nebraska Man Sentenced As An Armed Career Criminal

January 20, 2012

Southwest Iowa Man Sentenced In Meth Manufacturing Conspiracy

January 19, 2012

Former Des Moines Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Obstruction Of Justice

January 18, 2012

Greenfield Man Sentenced On Federal Charges For Failure To Pay Child Support

Man Sentenced For Failure To Register As A Sex Offender

January 13, 2012

Woman Pleads Guilty To Identity Theft And Credit Card Fraud

January 6, 2012

Manufacturing Methamphetamine Near Swisher Nets A Twenty Year Sentence In Federal Prison

Coralville Man Sentenced on Federal Charges For Possession of Child Pornography

Iowa City Man Sentenced on Federal Charges For Attempted Enticement Of a Minor

January 5, 2012

Des Moines Man Sentenced To 320 Months Following Drug And Gun Convictions

Clarinda, Iowa Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy To Distribute Methamphetamine And Related Firearm Charge

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