News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

2014: Jan | Feb | Mar | April | May | Jun | Jul | Aug | Sep | Oct | Nov | Dec

2013: Click here for 2013

2012: Click here for 2012

April 2014

April 15, 2014
People reminded of stiff penalties for violating tax laws as filing deadline approaches.

April 9, 2014
Wickliffe man faces child pornography charge.

April 9, 2014
Cleveland man charged with fraudulently receiving $55,000 in student financial aid.

April 9, 2014
Cuyahoga Falls man pleads guilty to attempting to buy a child.

April 9, 2014
Elyria man charged with heroin and fentanyl distribution, including fentanyl that caused the death of Elyria resident.

April 9, 2014
Cleveland woman charged with theft of government funds.

April 9, 2014
Canal Fulton man faces heroin, cocaine and firearms charges.

April 9, 2014
Avon man charged with bank robberies and calling in bomb threat to high school.

April 9, 2014
California man charged with child exploitation, traveling to Ohio to have sex with minor.

April 9, 2014
Maple Heights man indicted for robbing banks in Richmond Heights and Shaker Heights.

April 9, 2014
Canton company and owner charged with fraud for making false statements to get federal work.

April 9, 2014
Elyria man faces bank robbery and firearms charges.

April 8, 2014
Stark County trio charged with operating illegal casinos.

April 3, 2014
Three women indicted for tax fraud.

March 2014

March 28, 2014
Lakewood man indicted for preparing false tax returns.

March 27, 2014
Solon man charged with defrauding his former employer out of nearly $1.5 million.

March 27, 2014
Third person charged for illegally discharging oil- and gas-drilling waste into the Mahoning River.

March 27, 2014
Youngstown woman indicted for arson related to insurance fraud.

March 27, 2014
Three Youngstown-area men face federal firearms charges.

March 27, 2014
Youngstown man charged with failing to register as a sex offender.

March 27, 2014
New Middleton man faces child pornopgraphy charges.

March 27, 2014
Cleveland man charged with failing to register as a sex offender.

March 27, 2014
Mansfield woman charged with stealing from Social Security.

March 26, 2014
Akron physician and three employees indicted for illegally prescribing hundreds of thousands of painkillers and other pills.

March 25, 2014
Copley man pleads guilty to defrauding investors out of $1.8 million.

March 24, 2014
Former owner of Younstown company pleads guilty to discharging brine into the Mahoning River.

March 14, 2014
Toledo woman charged with filing a false report.

March 14, 2014
Sheffield Lake man charged with conspiracy to commit mail fraud.

March 13, 2014
Ohio hospital pays $8.5 million to settle False Claims Act case.

March 13, 2014
Ashland man sentenced to five years in prison for labor trafficking.

March 12, 2014
Holland, Ohio, man indicted for $500,000 fraud.

March 12, 2014
Former Cleveland Job Corps director faces tax charges.

March 12, 2014
Aurora man sentenced to six months of home detention for tax conviction.

March 11, 2014
Four indicted for operating food stamp fraud conspiracy from Cleveland store.

March 11, 2014
Four from Buffalo indicted for identity theft and credit-card fraud.

March 11, 2014
Delaware man charged with passing counterfeit $100 bills.

March 11, 2014
Niles man faces drug charges.

March 11, 2014
Mexican native charged with illegal reentry.

March 11, 2014
Michigan man indicted for assaulting federal employee.

March 7, 2014
Ashland couple convicted of labor trafficking conspiracy.

March 6, 2014
Cleveland Postal manager charged with taking bribes in exchange for contracts.

March 5, 2014
Lakewood man indicted for $3.7 million credit union fraud.

March 5, 2014
Lucas man faces child pornography charges.

February 2014

Feb. 26, 2014
Copley man charged with defrauding investors out of $1.8 million.

Feb. 26, 2014
Cleveland woman charged with defrauding Social Security out of $37,000.

Feb. 26, 2014
Ravenna man faces firearms and drug charges.

Feb. 26, 2014
Lorain man indicted for three robberies.

Feb. 26, 2014
Akron man faces heroin charges.

Feb. 26, 2014
Maple Heights resident charged with counterfeiting currency.

Feb. 26, 2014
Three Youngstown-area men indicted for conspiracy, obstruction of justice, related charges.

Feb. 20, 2014
Former director of VA Medical Center pleads guilty to taking money while steering work to firm.

Feb. 19, 2014
Nineteen people indicted for conspiracy involving heroin, pills and crack cocaine in Marion.

Feb. 18, 2014
Elyria man guilty of human trafficking, drug crimes.

Feb. 18, 2014
Youngstown man charged with operating a crack house, possessing a firearm and silencer.

Feb. 14, 2014
Trio guilty of $1.4 million fraud conspiracy.

Feb. 14, 2014
Four from Cleveland indicted for Euclid bank robbery.

Feb. 13, 2014
Cuyahoga Falls man indicted for trying to buy a child.

Feb. 13, 2014
Child pornography charges filed on Akron man.

Feb. 13, 2014
Brecksville man and his brother indicted scheme involving sale of counterfeit baseball cards.

Feb. 13, 2014
Child pornography charges filed on Sheffield Lake man.

 

Feb. 12, 2014

Bedford Heights woman charged with stealing more than $210,000 in Social Security benefits.

Feb. 6, 2014

Salem pharmacist sentenced to two years in prison for health care fraud.

Feb. 6, 2014

Brooklyn man sentenced to three years in prison for theft of copper from substations.

Feb. 4, 2014

Uniontown man faces child pornography charges.

Feb. 4, 2014

Rittman man indicted for methamphetamine conspiracy.

Feb. 4, 2014

Cleveland man indicted for four bank robberies.

January 2014

Jan. 30, 2014

Stow man sentenced to nearly three years in prison for fraud.

Jan. 30, 2014

Two charged for Sheffield Lake bank robbery.

Jan. 29, 2014

Seven Ohio oncologists ordered to pay $2.6 million for importing cancer medications not approved by the FDA.

Jan. 28, 2014

Parma man charged with defrauding Cleveland Clinic through recruiting fraud.

Jan. 28, 2014

Waterville woman charged with bank fraud.

Jan. 24, 2014

Former bookkeeper at Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union charged with embezzlement.

Jan. 24, 2014

Solon couple indicted for $750,000 health care fraud.

Jan. 24, 2014

Euclid woman sentenced to prison for tax conspiracy.

Jan. 24, 2014

Cleveland attorney charged with tax violations.

Jan. 23, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office filed more than 200 firearms indictments last year.

Jan. 17, 2014

Massillon man sentenced to more than three years in prison for embezzlement and tax evasion.

Jan. 16, 2014

Lakewood man charged for tax conspiracy.

Jan. 15, 2014

Former Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union CEO charged for $15 million fraud.

Jan. 15, 2014

Indictments filed in Cleveland Heights bank robbery cases.

Jan. 15, 2014

Michigan man charged for possession of 900 Oxycodone pills.

Jan. 15, 2014

Child pornography charges filed against four people.

Jan. 15, 2014

Three Ohio men indicted for unrelated federal firearms violations.

Jan. 15, 2014

Two Akron men indicted for cocaine conspiracy.

Jan. 15, 2014

Cuyahoga Falls man charged for trying to purchase 10-year-old girl.

Jan. 15, 2014

Two Ohio men indicted for crack cocaine conspiracy.

Jan. 14, 2014

Twenty from Akron indicted in heroin case, including one for providing heroin that resulted in fatal overdose.

Jan. 14, 2014

Former Lorain County corrections officer sentenced to 18 months in prison for repeatedly striking inmate.

Jan. 13, 2014

Concord Twp. man charged with defrauding Cleveland credit union out of $2.5 million.

Jan. 10, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office collected nearly $24 million in FY 2013.

Jan. 10, 2014

Seven Toledo men indicted for cocaine conspiracy.

Jan. 9, 2014

Akron woman sentenced for filing false tax returns.

Jan. 9, 2014

Former Ottawa County Sheriff charged with using law enforcement money for personal items.

Jan. 9, 2014

Mansfield man sentenced to more than 11 years in prison for mortgage fraud.

Jan. 9, 2014

Mansfield man sentenced to nearly four years in prison for $1 million fraud.

Jan. 6, 2014

Lakewood man charged with embezzling $1.8 million from Euclid credit union.

 

Return to Top

Community Action Plan

Heroin and Opioid Epidemic
Northeast Ohio
Community Action Plan

Humand and Civil Rights

Initiatives to ensure fair treatment and equal protection under the law.

Law Enforcement Initiatives

Law enforcement efforts with federal, state and local partners.

Defending Children

Combating sexual exploitation of children.