The United States Attorney is the chief federal law enforcement officer within the federal judicial district of Maine which comprises the entire state. The office represents the United States and has responsibility for:
• the prosecution of criminal cases brought by the Federal government;
• the prosecution and defense of civil cases in which the United States is a party; and
• the collection of debts owed the Federal government which are administratively uncollectible.
Our headquarters office is located in Portland, in Cumberland County, Maine’s largest county with a population of 265,612. Our branch office is located two hours north in Bangor, in Penobscot County, which is Maine’s third largest county with a population of 144,919. The Portland office houses the U.S. Attorney; 18 Assistant U.S. Attorneys including a Criminal Chief and Civil Chief and 20 support staff. The Bangor office is served by 6 Assistant U.S. Attorneys including a Supervisory Assistant U.S. Attorney and 6 support staff.
Training and seminars for Federal, State, and Local Law Enforcement Agencies.
Help us combat the proliferation of sexual exploitation crimes against children.
Our nation-wide commitment to reducing gun crime in America.
Making sure that victims of federal crimes are treated with compassion, fairness and respect.