Stephen Wigginton, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, welcomes you to the virtual version of our office.
The United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Illinois is the federal prosecuting office for cases arising in 38 counties in Southern Illinois, an area with a population of approximately 1.2 million people. The Office is headquartered in Fairview Heights and also has branch offices in Benton and East St. Louis. Our district is one of three U.S. Attorney's offices in the State of Illinois, the Northern District is headquartered in Chicago and the Central District is headquartered in Springfield.
We invite you to stay for awhile and see for yourself how much the U.S. Attorney's Office cares about the Southern District of Illinois.
For information regarding large victim cases, please visit the Victim Witness Page by clicking the link in the VWA box on the right side of this website.
July 31, 2014Man Charged With Inserting Needles Into Packaged Meats
July 30, 2014Belleville Man Charged In Circle K Robbery
Carbondale Resident Sentenced On Methamphetamine Offense
July 28, 2014Former Fairfield Community High School Coach Charged With Attempted Sexual Exploitation Of Minors And Possession Of Visual Depictions Of Minors Engaged In Sexually Explicit Conduct
July 25, 2014Man Sentenced To Just Over 15 Years For Armed Bank Robbery And Use Of A Firearm During A Crime Of Violence In Madison County
Former Washington State Man Sentenced To Twenty Years In Prison For String Of Bank Robberies
Ohio Man Indicted For Traveling Across State Lines For The Purpose Of Engaging In A Sexual Act With A Minor
July 24, 2014U.S. Seniors Deceived By Foreign Scammers In Medicare Hoax
Williamson County Man Sentenced On Federal Firearm Offense
July 21, 2014Albion Man Charged With Possessing With Intent To Distribute Methamphetamine