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.
December 4, 2013Fairview Heights Man Pleads Guilty To Failure To Register As A Sex Offender
December 3, 2013Three Jasper County Residents Indicted On Methamphetamine Related Charges
November 27, 2013East St. Louis Post Office Supersivor Indicted For Stealing Packages
Washington Park Former Street Superintendant Pleads Guilty To Forging Village Check
November 25, 2013East St. Louis Man Indicted For Armed Robbery Of Ferguson T.V. And Satellite Shop
November 21, 2013"Biggest Fraud I've Ever Seen" Lands Mt. Carmel Accountant In Federal Prison For Ten Years
Violent Felon Sentenced To 96-Months For Illegally Possessing A Firearm Again
Prison Camp Inmate Sentenced To An Additional 5 Years In Prison For Escape
Hamilton County Man Pleads Guilty To Unlawfully Possessing Firearm
Wood River Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Distribution And Possession Of Child Pornography
Fairview Heights Man Pleads To Firearm Offense
November 20, 2013Swansea Man Pleads To Stealing Funds From Railroad Retirement Board