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December 2013

December 20, 2013

Norfolk, Va., Man Sentenced For Sexually Abusing Minors at Fort Polk Base

December 20, 2013

Houston Man Sentenced for Using Fake Credit Cards and Other Devices to Illegally Access Cash While at Southeast Louisiana Casinos

December 19, 2013

Pollock Prisoner Sentenced to 80 Months in Prison for Assaulting Fellow Inmate

December 18, 2013

Federal Jury Convicts Opelousas Man for Robbing and Assaulting Postal Employee

December 18, 2013

Breaux Bridge Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Counterfeiting

December 18, 2013

Ferriday Man Sentenced to 120 Months in Prison for Transporting Meth

December 17, 2013

Attorney General, Director of Executive Office of the U.S. Attorneys and U.S. Attorney of the Western District of Louisiana Recognizes Assistant U.S. attorney Kelly Uebinger

December 17, 2013

Lake Charles Doctor Sentenced to 12 Months in Prison for Health Care Fraud

December 13, 2013

United States Attorney's Office Says Goodbye to Two Outstanding Assistant U.S. Attorneys

December 12, 2013

LSUE Academic Assistance Director, Assistant Director Sentenced for Stealing Federal Funds

December 12, 2013

Medical Clinic Owner Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Drug Distribution and Money Laundering

December 11, 2013

Downsville Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving Child Porn

December 6, 2013

Former USDA Employee Sentenced to 40 Months for Lying in Order to Secure Loans to Hide More Than $600,000 in Thefts from Federally Funded Non-Profit

December 6, 2013

United Kingdom National Sentenced for Resisting Deportation Orders

December 5, 2013

Mexican Citizen Sentenced for Illegally Transporting Immigrants

December 5, 2013

Houston Man Sentenced t0 87 Months in Prison for Meth Possession and Distribution Charges

December 5, 2013

Texas man Sentenced for Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm

November 2013

November 25, 2013

Georgia Man Sentenced to 45 Months in Prison for Possessing 216 Stolen Social Security Checks

November 22, 2013

Two Men Sentenced for Prison Escape

November 22, 2013

Inmate Sentenced for Assault at Pollock Prison

November 22, 2013

Charenton Man Pleads Guilty to Assault on woman and Chitimacha Tribal Police Officer

November 19, 2013

Vernon Parish man Sentenced to 72 Months in Prison for Downloading Child Pornography

November 19, 2013

Mexican national Sentenced to 48 Months in Prison for Part in Drug Distribution Conspiracy

November 19, 2013

Two Georgia men Sentenced for Gift Card Scheme

November 15, 2013

Five Defendants Sentenced for Auto Accident Insurance Fraud

November 15, 2013

West Monroe Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Bank Fraud

November 15, 2013

Convicted Felon Sentenced for Possessing a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number

November 15, 2013

Sulphur Men Plead Guilty to Making and Distributing Counterfeit Money

November 15, 2013

Zwolle Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Firearm Possession Charge

November 13, 2013

Alabama Man Pleads Guilty to Criminal Copyright Infringement

November 13, 2013

Shreveport Man Sentenced for Conspiracy to Possess and Distribute Cocaine

November 8, 2013

Jury Finds Georgia Men Guilty of Orchestrating Bank Fraud Scheme

November 8, 2013

Ball Man Sentenced to 70 Months in Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

November 7, 2013

Mexican Citizen Sentenced for Illegal Reentry

November 1, 2013

Jennings Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving Child Porn

November 1, 2013

Ex-Tugboad Captain Sentenced for Transporting Child Pornography

November 1, 2013

Westlake Man Sentenced for Possessing Child Porn

November 1, 2013

Private Investigator Williamson Pleads Not Guilty to Bribery Case Charges, Trial Date Set

November 1, 2013

Two Sentenced, One Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

November 1, 2013

10 Defendants Plead Guilty to Charges in Central Louisiana Cocaine Distribution Conspiracy

November 1, 2013

Natchitoches Tax Preparer Pleads Guilty to Filing False Tax Returns to the IRS

October 2013

October 30, 2013

Pollock Prisoner Sentenced for Drug Possession

October 30, 2013

Mongomery Woman Sentenced for Taking Nearly $200,000 in SSA Payments Over 22 Years

October 29, 2013

Lafayette Man Sentenced to 121 Months in Prison for Possession of Child Pornography

October 28, 2013

Inmate Sentenced for Assault that Left Fellow Inmate Hospitalized

October 25, 2013

Bossier City Man Sentenced to 37 Months in Prison for Counterfeiting $20 Bills in Apartment

October 21, 2013

Texas Man Sentenced for Part in Drug Conspiracy Distribution Ring

October 21, 2013

Lafayette Man Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Receiving Child Pornography

October 18, 2013

Fort Polk Man Sentenced for Abusive Sexual Contact with a Minor

October 18, 2013

Morehouse Parish Woman Sentenced to 12 Months in Prison for Stealing from Bank Customers

October 18, 2013

Former Monroe Resident Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Stealing More than $100,000 from Credit Card Company

October 18, 2013

Mexican National Sentenced for Illegal Reentry, Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

October 18, 2013

Fort Polk Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Second Degree Murder, Attempted Murder

October 18, 2013

Jury Convicts Opelousas Man for Posssessing and Receiving Child Pornography

October 18, 2013

Mother, Daughter Sentenced for Conspiracy to Commit Bank Robberies

October 18, 2013

Press Releases for the U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Louisiana During the Government Shutdown

October 10, 2013

U.S. Attorney's Office in Second Week of Furlough

October 1, 2013

U.S. Attorney Announces Government Shutdown's effects on Office Operations

September 2013

September 30, 2013

Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Ruston, Louisiana Public Housing Authority Alleging Race Discrimination in Housing Practices.

September 30, 2013

Lake Charles woman Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

September 27, 2013

Ferriday Man Sentenced to Life, Another 275 Months in Prison for Transporting Meth

September 26, 2013

Former Opelousas Housing Authority Employee Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud Conspiracy Charge

September 26, 2013

Fort Polk Man Pleads Guilty to Sexually Abusing a 13-Year old Girl

September 26, 2013

Former Monroe City Council Members Sentenced for Taking Bribes

September 24, 2013

Opelousas Man Pleads Guilty to Part in Aggravated Robbery at Lawtell Post Office

September 20, 2013

Alexandria Man Sentenced for Counterfeiting

September 18, 2013

Pollock Prisoner Convicted of Assaulting Fellow Inmate

September 18, 2013

Inmate Sentenced for Beating Prison Guard

September 12, 2013

New Iberia man Pleads Guilty to Theft of Government Funds

September 11, 2013

Alexandria Man Pleads Guilty to Access Device Fraud

September 11, 2013

Shreveport Couple Pleads Guilty to Importing Illegal Drugs into the United States While on a Cruise

September 10, 2013

Citizen of the United Kingdom Convicted for Resisting Deportation Orders

September 9, 2013

Bastrop Resident Pleads Guilty to Attempting to Receive Child Pornography

September 9, 2013

Lafayette Man Pleads Guilty to Selling Fade Apple Merchandise

September 6, 2013

Jennings Man Pleads Guilty to Importing and Distributing Anabolic Steroids

September 6, 2013

New Iberia Resident Sentenced for FEMA Theft Scheme

September 6, 2013

Lafayette Businessman Pleads Guilty to Charge in Scheme that Cost Investors Millions

September 6, 2013

Crowley Man Sentenced to 84 Months in Prison for Transporting Child Pornography

August 2013

August 29, 2013

Convicted Murderer from Texas Pleads Guilty to Being a Felon in Possession of a Firearm in Caddo Parish

Agust 29, 2013

Honduran Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison for Reentering the united States Illegally

August 27, 2013

Course Brings Trainers from Across Country to Share Knowledge with Louisiana Law Enforcement and Prosecutors

August 26, 2013

Owners/Operators of Two Shreveport Businesses Plead Guilty to Money Laundering, Wire Fraud and Tax Evasion Charges

August 23, 2013

Dallas Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Distribution of Methamphetamine

August 21, 2013

Two Men Plead Guilty to Prison Escape Charges

August 21, 2013

Nigerian National Sentenced for Resisting Deportation Orders

August 20, 2013

St. Landry Parish School Board Member Convicted on Bribery Charges

August 20, 2013

Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney's Office and the IRS Presents More Than $119,000 to 26th Judicial District Attorney From Proceeds of Forfeture Case

August 19, 2013

Ferriday Funeral Home Director Sentenced to 70 Months in Prison for Receiving Child Pornography

August 15, 2013

West Monroe Man Convicted of Bank Fraud

August 14, 2013

Acadia Parish Rice Mill Owner Pleads Guilty and is Sentenced for Failure to Report Discharge of Waste Oil into Bayou

August 12, 2013

Central African Republic National Sentenced for Resisting Deportation Orders

August 8, 2013

Fort Polk Man Sentenced for Sexual Abuse of a Minor

August 8, 2013

LSUE Academic Affairs Director, Assistant Director Plead Guilty to Stealing Federal Funds

August 8, 2013

Former Union President Pleads Guilty to Theft

August 8, 2013

Lake Charles Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Receiving Child Pornography

August 7, 2013

Houston Man Pleads Guilty To Meth Possession And Distribution Charge

Jury Finds Pollock Prisoner Guilty Of Drug Possession

August 2, 2013

Westlake Man Sentenced to More Than 21 Years in Prison for Meth and Gun Possession Charges

August 2, 2013

Jordanian Sentenced for Marrying on Two Separate Occasions to Evade Immigration Laws

August 2, 2013

One Man Sentenced to 50 Years in Prison, Two Others Plead Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

August 1, 2013

Houston Man Pleads Guilty to Using Fake Credit Cards and Other Devices to Illegally Access Cash While at Southeast Louisiana Casinos

July 2013

July 31, 2013

Bossier City Man Sentenced for Running an Internet Gambling Operation

July 30, 2013

Georgia Man Pleads Guilty to Possessing 216 Stolen Social Security Administration Checks

July 30, 2013

New Iberia Man Sentenced to 135 Months in Prison for Attempting to Solicit a Minor Online

July 30, 2013

Minden Woman Sentenced to 2 Years in Prison/Treatment for Fourth DWI

July 30, 2013

Maurice Man Pleads Guilty to Counterfeiting $100 Bills

July 29, 2013

Final Two Defendants in U.S. Custody Arrested in Dreamboard Child Sex Exploitation Site Case Sentenced

July 29, 2013

Albanian Convicted for Resisting Deportation Orders

July 25, 2013

Inmates Plead Guilty to Charges in Assault that Left Fellow Inmate Hospitalized

July 25, 2013

Bossier City Man Pleads Guilty to Counterfeiting $20 Bills in Apartment

July 25, 2013

Lafayette Resident Pleads Guilty to Part in Vehicle Insurance Fraud Scam

July 24, 2013

Lafayette Businessman Buswell Pleads Guilty to Charges in Two Separate Cases

July 22, 2013

Charenton Man Pleads Guilty to Larceny at the Chitimacha Tribal Reservation

July 19, 2013

Crowley Man Sentenced For Robbing Natchitoches Parish Post Office

July 18, 2013

Three Illegal Aliens Sentenced This Week For Violating Deportation Orders

Webster Parish Accountant Sentenced For Fraud

July 17, 2013

Six Defendants Plead Guilty In Auto Accident Insurance Fraud Scheme

Vernon Parish Man Pleads Guilty To Downloading Child Pornography

July 11, 2013

Two Sentenced and One Pleads Guilty to Firearms Charges

July 2, 2013

Former Shreveport Cardiology Center Office Manager Sentenced for Bank Fraud

July 1, 2013

Haughton Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

July 1, 2013

Jordanian Pleads Guilty to Marrying Two Women to Evade Immigration Laws

July 1, 2013

St. Landry Parish School Board Member Pleads Guilty to Bribery Conspiracy

June 2013

June 27, 2013

Many Couple Sentenced for Counterfeiting $20 Bills

June 27, 2013

Montgomery Woman Pleads Guilty to Taking Nearly $200,000 in SSA Payments Over 22 Years

June 25, 2013

USDA Employee Pleads Guilty to Lying in Order to Secure Loans to Hide more than $600,000 in Thefts from Federally Funded Non-Profit

June 20, 2013

Ball Man Sentenced for Growing/Selling Marijuana

June 20, 2013

Texas Man Sentenced to 60 Months in Prison for Receiving and Distributing Child Pornography

June 19, 2013

Men Sentenced for Possession of Fake Credit Cards

June 19, 2013

Texas Man Sentenced to 188 Months in Prison for Attempting to Produce Child Pornography

June 19, 2013

Milton Man Sentenced for Illegally Receiving Nearly $325,000 in Social Security Payments

June 13, 2013

Colorado Man Sentenced for Identity Fraud, Passport Fraud, Possession of Stolen Goods, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon

June 12, 2013

Washington State Man Sentenced to 24 Months in Prison for Attempting to Send Obscene Images to a Minor

June 12, 2013

Fort Polk Man Pleads Guilty to Second Degree Murder, Attempted Murder

June 12, 2013

Two Sentenced for Involvement in an International Criminal Network that Sexually Exploited Children

June 12, 2013

Inmates Sentenced for Assaulting Fellow Inmate

June 12, 2013

Shreveport Doctor Sentenced for Health Care Fraud

June 12, 2013

Car Dealership Office Manager Sentenced for Bank Fraud

June 7, 2013

Indian National Convicted for Resisting Deportation Orders

May 2013

May 31, 2013

Jury Finds Ferriday Drug Traffickers Guilty of Meth Conspiracy Charges

May 31, 2013

Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney Speaks to Arthur F. Smith Middle Magnet School Students

May 30, 2013

Abbeville Drug Distribution Conspirator Sentenced

May 24, 2013

Two Houma Residents Sentenced for Prison Escape

May 21, 2013

Nigerian National Convicted for Resisting Deportation Orders

May 21, 2013

Shreveport/Bossier Real Estate Agents Sentenced for Predatory Home Sale Practices

May 21, 2013

Former School Board Member Sentenced for Cocaine Trafficking

May 20, 2013

New Ibera Woman Sentenced to 26 Months in Prison for IRS Refund Scheme

May 16, 2013

Desperado's Owners and Others Indicted on Racketeering Conspiracy and Drug Charges

May 15, 2013

Western District of Louisiana Assistant U.S. Attorney Recognized at the Annual National Missing Children's Day Commemoration in Washington, D.C.

May 14, 2013

Two Georgia Men Plead Guilty to Gift Card Scheme

May 14, 2013

Leesville Financial Officer Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Failure to Pay Company Payroll Taxes

May 13, 2013

Denham Springs Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Attempted Possession of Child Porn

May 13, 2013

Lafayette Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Pornography Containing Images of Infants

May 10, 2013

U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Louisiana Observes National Police Week 2013: Honoring and Remembering Our Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

May 10, 2013

U.S. Attorney to Deliver 2013 Commencement Address to Southern University Law Center Graduates

May 9, 2013

Two Defendants Sentenced for Involvement in International Criminal Network Organized to Sexually Exploit Children

May 2, 2013

Former Monroe City Councilman Robert "RED" Stevens Pleads Guilty

April 2013

April 30, 2013

Ball Resident Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Possession

April 26, 2013

Branch Man Pleads Guilty to Theft of Intellectual Property

April 23, 2013

Western District of Louisiana U.S. Attorney Speaks at Local Colleges

April 23, 2013

U.S. Attorney Speaks to American Legion Vermilion Post 29 Veterans

April 23, 2013

Lafayette Medical Clinic Owner Pleads Guilty to Bogus Prescription Drug Scheme

April 22, 2013

Dooley Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Felony Possesion of a Firearm

April 22, 2013

Monroe Lawyer Pleads Guilty to False Tax Claim Charge

April 18, 2013

Lake Charles Doctor Pleads Guilty to Health Care Fraud

April 17, 2013

Lafayette Man Pleads Guilty to Receiving Child Pornography

April 16, 2013

Lafayette Businessman Sentenced for Tax Evasion

April 16, 2013

Member of Vermilion Parish Drug Trafficking Organzation Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

April 12, 2013

Two Defendants Plead Guilty to Involvement in International Criminal Network Organized to Sexually Exploit Children

April 12, 2013

Jury Finds Westlake Man Guilty of Meth and Gun Possession Charges

April 11, 2013

Shreveport Man Sentenced to 100 Months in Prison for Distributing Child Pornography

April 10, 2013

El Salvador Citizen Convicted for Deportation Order Noncompliance

March 2013

March 27, 2013

Federal, State and Local Agencies Arrest 10 in Cocaine, Crack Distribution Ring

March 26, 2013

U.S. Attorney Stephanie A. Finley and Other Louisiana Citizens Honored at Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority's 81st Regional Conference for Public Service

March 22, 2013

Former Youth Minister Sentenced to 27 Years in Prison for Enticing Minors to Engage in Sexual Conduct

March 15, 2013

Ferriday Funeral Home Director Pleads Guilty to Receiving Child Pornography

March 14, 2013

New Iberia Resident Pleads Guilty to Stealing from FEMA

March 13, 2013

Central African Republic National Convicted for Resisting Deportation Orders

March 12, 2013

Rayne Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

March 8, 2013

Woman Ordered to Pay Restitution for Filing False Day Care Services Claims to Federal Program

March 5, 2013

Government Consents to New Trial in United States v. Robert “Red” Stevens and Arthur Gilmore, Jr.

Three Men Plead Guilty to Using Counterfeit Bank Cards to Steal More Than $103,624

March 1, 2013

Four Shreveport Men Indicted for String of Armed Robberies at Businesses in Louisiana and Texas

February 2013

February 28, 2013

Private Investigator Williamson Indicted for Bribes in Exchange for Favorable OWI Case Resolution

February 27, 2013

Western District of Louisiana Celebrates Black History Month in Shreveport and Lafayette Offices and at Community Programs

February 25, 2013

Former Acadiana Outreach Center Worker Pleads Guilty to Bribery Conspiracy in District Attorney OWI Case

February 20, 2013

Aldama-Rodriguez Sentenced For Part in Abbeville Drug Distribution Ring

Lafayette Man Sentenced to 5 Years in Church Defacing Case

Maryland Man Sentenced for Possessing More Than 150,00 Images of Child Pornography

February 15, 2013

Owner and Operator of Anti-Aging Center Sentenced for Distributing Growth Hormones

Bossier City Man Sentenced for Staging Equipment Theft

Milton man Pleads Guilty to Illegally Receiving More than $300,000 in Social Security Payments

Charenton Man Indicted for Assault on Chitimacha Tribal Officers

February 12, 2013

Former Homer Housing Authority Director and Five Others Sentenced for Theft of Public Money

February 7, 2013

Former School Board Member Pleads Guilty to Cocaine Trafficking

Coushatta Tribe Member Sentenced in Federal Court for Assault Charge

February 6, 2013

Violent Gang and Gun Crime Reduction Program

February 5, 2013

Acadiana Outreach Case Manager Pleads Guilty to Involvement in OWI Bribery Scheme

February 1, 2013

Inmate Sentenced for Assault on Guard Using Contraband Weapon

Investigation Exposes Mansfield Cocaine, Meth Distribution Scheme

Dealership Office Manager Pleads Guilty to Bank Fraud

 

January 2013

January 29, 2013

Leesville Accountant Pleads Guilty to Failure to Report Taxes - More than $190,000 taken in bonuses

January 28, 2013

Jonesboro Man Indicted for Wire Fraud and Lying on Workers Compensation Forms

January 25, 2013

Monroe Doctor Sentenced for Distributing Growth Hormones

January 24, 2013

Houston Man Sentenced for Health Care Fraud - More than $600,000 stolen from Medicare based on false claims

Former Federal Inmate Sentenced for Attempting to Possess Heroin in Prison

January 23, 2013

Man Sentenced to 41 Months in Prison for Firing Shots at a Louisiana National Guard Helicopter

January 22, 2013

Federal Inmate Sentenced for Assault Charge

January 18, 2013

Former Manager of Beauregard Ranch & Tractor Supply Sentenced in Federal Court for Wire Fraud Charges

Member of Vermilion Parish Drug Trafficking Organization Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison

Duson, LA Woman Sentenced to Two Years in Federal Prison for Social Security Fraud - Defendant Ordered to Pay $269,282.00 in Restitution

Former Owner of Rest Assure Home Medical Equipment Sentenced in Federal Court on Health Care Fraud Charges - Defendant Ordered to Pay $175,923.9

Plain Dealing Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as a Sex Offender

New Iberia Man Sentenced to 235 Months in Prison for Receiving Child Pornography

January 17, 2013

Assistant District Attorney and Secretary Plead Guilty to Felony Charges

January 16, 2013

Financing Scheme Gets Florida Man 41 Months in Federal Prison

January 15, 2013

Project Safe Neighborhoods Grant Announcement - Violent Gang & Gun Crime Reduction Program

January 14, 2013

Former Office Administrator and Secretary to District Attorney for the 15th Judicial District Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charges

January 8, 2013

Dreamboard Member Sentenced To 45 Years in Prison for Participating in International Criminal Network Organized to Sexually Exploit Children

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