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News and Press Releases

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March 2015

March 3, 2015

Reading man sentenced to 28 months in prison for heroin trafficking

York Springs man sentenced to prison for workers' compensation fraud

Mexican national sentenced to 12 months imprisonment for eighth illegal reentry into United States

New Jersey man charged with passing counterfeit currency at Poconos casino

Lewisburg federal prison inmate charged with assaults

Harrisburg businessman sentenced to prison term for withholding tax fraud

Harrisburg man involved in illegal sports gambling sentenced to probation


February 2015

February 2, 2015

York men affiliated with Latin Kings Street Gang enter guilty pleas to Puerto Rico-York drug trafficking and firearms offenses

Pike county man charged with receiving and distributing child pornography

Pennsylvania Treasurer Robert M. McCord charged with two counts of attempted extortion

February 3, 2015

Tobyhanna woman charged with social security fraud

New York man charged with federal firearms crime

Long Island man sentenced to prison on drug charge

February 5, 2015

Scranton woman arrested by federal agents for unlawfully acquiring firearms

Federal bank robbery charges filed against Scranton man

Monroe County man sentenced to six years in prison for crack cocaine trafficking

Dominican man sentenced in federal court for heroin distribution in Hazleton

February 6, 2015

Pike County man pleads guilty to receiving and distributing child pornography

February 10, 2015

Operator of Northeastern Pennsylvania investment firm charged with two million dollar fraud scheme

Franklin County woman sentenced to 27 months in federal drug trafficking case

Former Rite Aid vice president and New Jersey businessman plead guilty in $29.1 million fraud & kickback scheme

Harrisburg man sentenced to 139 months for distribution of crack cocaine

February 11, 2015

Monroe County man charged with heroin trafficking conspiracy

February 12, 2015

Carbon County man sentenced to 15 years in prison for producing child pornography

Scranton man charged with attempt to entice a minor via the internet

February 17, 2015

Former Pennsylvania Treasurer Robert M. McCord pleads guilty to two counts of attempted extortion

February 19, 2015

Two New York men sentenced for trafficking heroin

February 23, 2015

Horse trainer sentenced for rigging races

February 24, 2015

Former township tax collector charged federally with theft of $300,000 in public funds

February 26, 2015

Dauphin County man pleads guilty in federal child sex trafficking case

Allentown man sentenced to prison for federal cocaine trafficking


January 2015

January 6, 2015

Luzerne county man sentenced to 72 months in prison for conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of a minor

Federal inmate sentenced to two years for possession of a weapon

January 7, 2015

Bank supervisor sentenced to prison for embezzlement

Former Florida man sentenced to 20 years in prison for murder-for-hire conspiracy and related firearms offenses

January 8, 2015

Chambersburg woman pleads guilty to scheme to impersonate an IRS agent and interference with commerce by threats

January 9, 2015

Luzerne County man sentenced to 48 months in prison and lifetime supervision for his role in sex trafficking conspiracy

January 13, 2015

Luzerne County man sentenced to prison on drug charge

January 14, 2015

Luzerne County woman pleads guilty to participating in heroin trafficking conspiracy

January 15, 2015

Middletown man charged federally with receipt and possession of child pornography

Chambersburg man indicted for sex trafficking of minors

California man pleads guilty to heroin trafficking

Wilkes-barre man sentenced to 5 years in federal prison for possessing firearm in connection with drug trafficking

Bradford county man pleads guilty to possessing child pornography and wire fraud

Inmate at USP Canaan sentenced to 20 years in prison for assault with intent to murder another inmate

January 16, 2015

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to pay$48.8 million to resolve federal government's claims that it provided benefits to ineligible aliens

Illinois woman sentenced to prison for travelling interstate to promote heroin trafficking

Luzerne county woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to distribute "bath salts"

January 20, 2015

Former Vice President at Harrisburg area community college sentenced to fifteen months for wire fraud

Pennsylvania man sentenced to sixty-three months in federal prison for drug distribution and conspiracy to commit money laundering

January 21, 2015

Harrisburg man sentenced to four months for planning the attempted escape of his son from prison

Kingston woman indicted for unlawfully acquiring a firearm

January 22, 2015

Wilkes-barre township volunteer fire department Chief sentenced to six months in prison for Stealing department funds

Fulton county man charged federally with firearms violations

January 23, 2015

Columbia county attorney charged in internet "bath salts" and "spice" trafficking network

January 27, 2015

Adams County woman sentenced to three years in federal alien smuggling case

January 28, 2015

Reading man sentenced to 66 months in prison for role in monroe county-based drug conspiracy

Woman charged in a multi-state bank fraud and Identity theft scheme

January 29, 2015

Scranton man pleads guilty to sex trafficking conspiracy

Monroe county man pleads guilty to federal heroin trafficking and firearms charges

January 30, 2015

Twelve sentenced in federal court in interstate conspiracy involving bank fraud, money laundering and drug manufacturing charges


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