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.
May 15, 2013Bluford Man Charged with Illegally Possessing a Firearm
May 14, 2013Belleville Man Sentenced to Prison Term for Felon in Possession of a Firearm
Seven Face Federal Methamphetamine Charges
May 13, 2013Carrollton Man Charged with Enticement of a Minor
May 10, 2013Seven Indicted on Drug Conspiracy Charges
Herrin Man Indicted for Bank Fraud
Foreign National Sentenced on Convictions Related to Trafficking in Cocaine and Methamphetamine
Foreign National Sentenced on Cocaine Conspiracy
Pembrook Man Pleads Guilty to Crack Cocaine Conspiracy
Belleville Woman Pleads Guilty to Filing False Federal Income Tax Returns
Former School Business Official, and Treasurer of the Carterville School District, Charged with Embezzling Funds