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Andrew M. Luger
United States Attorney
District of Minnesota

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Press Releases

October 28, 2014

Minnesota Financial Crimes Task Force Investigation Results In Charges Against 28 For Identity Theft, Check Counterfeiting, And Bank Fraud Conspiracy

October 23, 2014

Two Men Indicted For Orchestrating A Bank Fraud Conspiracy In The Twin Cities

Two Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Violent Crimes Committed On The Red Lake Indian Reservation

October 17, 2014

Dontre McHenry Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Teenage Girls Throughout Minnesota

October 15, 2014

Registered Securities Agent And Financial Advisor Pleads Guilty To Defrauding At Least 24 Victims For More Than $980,000

October 14, 2014

U.S. Attorney Luger Announces 2013 Law Enforcement Officer Of The Year Awarded To FBI Special Agent Ruth Hovey For Her Outstanding Investigative Work Fighting White Collar Crime In Minnesota

October 10, 2014

Defendant Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Investors For More Than $19 Million In Small Appliance Resale Scheme

October 9, 2014

Tax Preparer Guilty Of Defrauding The IRS To Obtain Several Thousand Dollars Of Tax Refunds

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Stop Financial Fraud

Stop Medicare Fraud

DEA National Drug Threat Assessment 2013

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Investigating Cybercrime

FBI's National Gang Threat Assessment 2011

Stop Human Trafficking

Victims of Identity Theft, 2012

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