Welcome to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Kentucky.
U.S. Attorney David J. Hale is the chief federal law enforcement official in the Western District of Kentucky. Based in Louisville, Kentucky’s largest city, the District encompasses 53 counties, two military installations, and over half of the Bluegrass State’s 4.3 million people. The office also has locations in Bowling Green, Owensboro and Paducah.
The United States Attorney’s Office is responsible for prosecuting federal crimes in the District including offenses such as terrorism, child exploitation, violent crime, financial fraud, health care fraud, narcotics, human trafficking and public corruption. The office also defends the United States in civil law suits and seeks to recover assets from fraud committed against the United States. The Office works with federal, state, and local law enforcement to protect and serve the District.
This site offers information about who we are, the work we do on behalf of the citizens of the Western District of Kentucky, and how we are organized to complete that work. It is an honor for us to work on behalf of the people of this District. Our goal is to do justice in each and every case we handle.
May 20, 2013
Taylor County, Kentucky Man Sentenced To 110 Years In Prison For Production And Possession Of Child Pornography
May 17, 2013
Graves County, Kentucky Resident Ordered To Pay $2,500 Fine And Receives Two Year Migratory Birds Hunting Ban
May 16, 2013
Three Henderson, Kentucky Residents Face Federal Charges In Multiple Henderson And Daviess County Bank Robberies
May 8, 2013
May 2, 2013
April 26, 2013
April 24, 2013
Louisville Fugitive And Former Owner Of Jet Medical Supplies Charged With Health Care Fraud And Wire Fraud
April 19, 2013