News and Press Releases

News Releases and Public Affairs

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December 2011

December 22, 2011


Pittsburgh Crip Gang Members Sentenced To Prison For Racketeering Charges

December 21, 2011


Johnstown Woman Sentenced To Probation For Embezzling Client Funds

Pittsburgh Man Pleads No Contest On Firearms Charge

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Heroin

Duquesne Man Charged With Producing, Possessing Fake U.S. Marshals Service Credentials

Couple Charged With Fraud Related To Mortgage Applications For Florida Condo

Oakmont Man Charged In Tax Evasion Scheme

North Hills Man Charged In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Three Charged With Conspiracy And Structuring Financial Transactions

December 19, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

Monongahela Man Charged In Health Care Fraud Scheme

December 16, 2011


Pittsburgh Resident Failed To Register As A Sex Offender

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Crack Cocaine, Illegally Possessing Firearm

December 15, 2011


Somerset Man Sentenced To Probation, Community Service For Illegally Possessing Firearms

Three Pittsburgh Crips Members Sentenced To Prison On Racketeering Charges

Four Charged In Beaver County Drug Trafficking Scheme

December 14, 2011


Duquesne Drug Dealer Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison

Deported Alien Sentenced To Time-Served For Illegally Re-Entering U.S.

Consultant Admits Failing To File Tax Returns

December 13, 2011


Mexican Citizen Charged with Immigration Violation

Crawford County Man Facing Child Pornography Charges

Removed Alien Charged with Re-entering U.S. without Permission

Erie Man Charged with Fraud

Erie County Man Charged with Possession of Child Pornography

Former Conneaut Sex Offender Charged with Failure to Register Address

December 12, 2011


Closing Agent Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

Fayette County Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Illegally Possessing Pistol

Judge Sentences Matriarch Of Heroin Dealing Family To 20 Years In Prison

Former Parole Agent Sentenced To 27 Months In Prison For Coercing Parolee To Burglarize Drug Dealers' Houses

December 9, 2011


Attorney General Recognizes District Employees

Aliquippa Woman Conspired To Use Stolen AmEx Credit Cards

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Heroin

December 8, 2011


Dubois Man Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Porn Pictures And Videos

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Charges

Female Postal Employee Found Guilty Of Misappropriating $2,600 In Postal Service Funds

Brentwood Man Charged With Violating Child Exploitation Laws

Alien Charged With Illegally Re-entering U.S. After Removal

December 7, 2011


Ellwood City Woman Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge

Judge Sentenced Johnstown Crack Cocaine Dealer To 12 Years in Prison

Blair County Woman Sentenced To Probation For Cashing Deceased Son's Benefit Payments

December 6, 2011


Cambria County Man Pleads Guilty to Money Laundering, Mail and Wire Fraud Charges

Felon Sentenced To 63 Months In Prison For Illegally Possessing Gun, Heroin

Butler Felon Pleads Guilty To Illegally Possessing Multiple Firearms

Pittsburgh Man Plead Guilty To Selling Counterfeit Professional Sports Team Jersey And Filing a False Income Tax Return

Lawrence County Admits Conspiring To Make And Distribute Methamphetamine

Removed Alien Charged With Unlawfully Re-entering U.S.

Citizen Of Mexico Charged With Immigration Law Violation

ICE Investigation Leads To Indictment Of Mexican On Immigration Charge

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Accessing Protected Computer And Computer Damage

December 2, 2011


Honduran Sentenced To Time Served For Re-Entering U.S. After Deportation

December 1, 2011


Penn Hills Man Sentenced To Prison For Possession Child Pornography

Justice Department Opens Investigations Into Two Western Pennsylvania State Correctional Institutions

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November 2011

November 30, 2011


Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Possessing Shotgun, Shells

Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Pistol

Pennsylvania Man Convicted Of Traveling To District of Columbia To Have Sex With Under-Aged Child

Cranberry Man Pleads Guilty In Tax Evasion Scheme

Butler County Woman Fraudulently Obtained School Loans

November 29, 2011


Karla And Jesse Podlucky Found Guilty On Money Laundering Charges Related To The $680 Million Le-Nature's Fraud Scheme

Washington, Pa., Man Charged With Theft Of Government Property, Using False Social Security Number

Charleroi Man Charged With Illegally Possessing Shotgun, Ammunition

Warren Woman Admits Smuggling Drugs To Federal Prison Inmate

New Kensington Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Oxycodone

Deported Alien Sentenced To Time Served For Illegally Being Present In U.S.

Judge Sentences Beaver County Man To Prison For Taking Cruise To Molest Young Boy

North Hills Woman Admits Using Stolen Gift Cards To Purchase Merchandise

Greensburg Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Pornography

Floridian Pleads Guilty To Identity Theft Charge

Pittsburgh Company Charged With Unlawful Transportation Of Pressurized Gases

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Unlawful Transportation Of Hazardous Materials By Air

West Mifflin Man Charge With Unlawful Transportation Of Hazardous Materials By Air

November 23, 2011


Dormont Man Charged With Violating Child Exploitation Laws

November 22, 2011


Western District Of Pennsylvania Recovers $9.5 Million In Debt Owed To U.S. Taxpayers In FY 2011

Judge Sentences Munhall Woman For Misusing Another's Social Security Number

Coraopolis Man Charged with Illegally Possessing Machinegun

Pittsburgh Man Charged with Submitting False Insurance Claim

Butler County Man Indicted On Child Pornography Charges

November 21, 2011


New Brighton Man Pleads Guilty In Large-Scale Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Former Bank VP Sentenced To Six Years In Prison For Falsifying Bank Records

Blairsville Man Sentenced To 41 Months In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Conspiracy

November 18, 2011


Erie Bank Robber Sentenced To 67 Months In Prison

Penn Hills Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Possessing Heroin

Former Titusville Man Sentenced To Prison For Child Porn Offenses

Judge Sentences Crack Cocaine Dealer To 12 Years In Prison

November 17, 2011


Houtzdale Man Indicted on Child Pornography Charge

Brooklyn Man Sentenced To Prison For Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

November 16, 2011


Hill District Man With PFA Against Him Charged With Illegally Possessing Firearm

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Federal Inmate Charged with Assaulting Corrections Officer

Former BNY Mellon Employee Sentenced To Prison, Ordered To Pay Restitution For Embezzling $452,000

November 15, 2011


Windber Couple Charged With Kidnapping

November 14, 2011


New Castle Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Pornography Videos And Stills

November 10, 2011


Johnstown Man Admits Conspiring To Distribute Heroin

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 11 Years In Prison For Selling Crack, Illegally Possessing Weapon

Florida Man Sentenced To Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Drugs Over The Internet

November 9, 2011


Deported Alien Charged With Illegally Re-entering United States

Mexican Charged With Re-Entering U.S. After Deportation

Former Transportation Union Official Charged With Embezzling Union Funds

November 8, 2011


Mexican Charged With Immigration Law Violation

Erie Drug Dealer Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

Arizona Man Sentenced To 12 1/2 Years In Prison For Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

Pittsburgh Man Admits Possessing Heroin, Firearm

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Heroin Distribution Conspiracy

Charleroi Man Sentenced To Prison For Robbing Local Bank

November 4, 2011


Man Indicted In Pittsburgh For Possession Of Child Pornography

Former Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, Jail Major Indicted For Assaulting An Inmate

Greensburg Man Charged With Receipt, Possession Of Child Pornography

November 3, 2011


Georgia Men Charged In Counterfeit Check Cashing Scheme

North Hills Man Facing Charges Resulting From Mortgage Fraud Schemes

Half-way House Resident Charged With Escape From Federal Custody

Butler Mortgage Broker Charged In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Former Bank Employee Charged In Wire Fraud Conspiracy

Washington County Company Fined For Illegally Dispensing Diet Pills

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Committing Wire Fraud

November 2, 2011


Verona Man Charged With Assaulting FBI Agents, Using Guns During A Crime of Violence

November 1, 2011


Wilkinsburg Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Crack Cocaine

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October 2011

October 31, 2011


Police Chief Charged With Accepting Cash In Return For Protecting Drug Deals, Purchasing Restricted Police Equipment

October 28, 2011


Washington County Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

October 27, 2011


Deported Alien Sentenced for Illegally Re-entering U.S.

Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Pistol

Maryland Woman Pleads Guilty In Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

Bethel Park Woman Charged In Oxycodone Distribution Scheme

New Jersey Men Charged With Witness Tampering, Drug Law Violations

East McKeesport Man Charged With Conspiring To Distribute Oxycodone

Two Charged In Heroin Trafficking Conspiracy

Former Le-Nature's Consultant Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For $258 Million Fraud Scheme

Two Pittsburgh Residents Sentenced On Racketeering Charges

October 26, 2011


Crafton Man Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison For Shooting A Teller During A Bank Robbery

Armstrong County Man Admits Possessing Child Pornography

Residential Care Facility VP Pleads Guilty To Failing To File A Corporate Tax Return

Illegal Alien Charged With Unlawfully Re-Entering U.S.

Mexican Charged With Illegally Re-entering U.S. Following Removal

North Side Man Charged With Conspiracy And Identity Theft

Appraiser Charged In Mortgage Fraud Schemes

Three Charged With Violating Federal Drug Laws

Two Charged With Wire Fraud Conspiracy In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

October 25, 2011


Johnstown Man Gets Prison Time For Drug, Gun Offenses

Johnstown Woman Sentenced To Probation, Community Service For Drug Distribution Scheme

October 20, 2011


Cambria County Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Grow And Distribute Marijuana

Former Le-Nature's CEO Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For $685 Million Fraud Scheme

Deported Guatemalan Sentenced To Time Served For Illegally Returning To United States

Monroeville Man Sentenced To Probation For HIPAA Violation

October 18, 2011


Canadian Sentenced To Prison For Transporting Obscene Material Via Computer

October 17, 2011


Former Customer Service Rep Pleads Guilty To Identity Theft

Business Owner Pleads Guilty On Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Johnstown Woman Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug, Gun Charges

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty In Crack Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty For Failing To Appear In Court For Sentencing On Drug Charge

October 12, 2011


Convicted Child Molester Sentenced To Prison for Failing To Register As A Sex Offender

Pittsburgh Crips Member Sentenced To More Than 11 Years In Prison

Lawrenceville Man Sentenced To Probation, Ordered To Pay Restitution, For Cutting Verizon Lines

7 Charged In Drug Trafficking Ring

October 11, 2011


Bradford Man Charged With Violating Federal Explosives Laws

Mexican Sentenced To Prison For Illegally Re-Entering U.S.

Erie County Man Facing Fraud, Money Laundering Charges

Bradford Man Charged With Mail Theft

October 7, 2011


Jury Finds Aliquippa Man Guilty Of Selling Crack Cocaine While Awaiting Sentencing On Another Federal Drug Law Violation

October 6, 2011


Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To 17 Months In Prison For Failing To Register

Monaca Financial Planner Pleads Guilty In Long-running Fraud Scheme

October 5, 2011


Leetsdale Woman Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison for Mortgage Fraud Scheme, Failing To File Tax Returns

Judge Sentences West Virginia Woman For Distributing Ecstasy

McKeesport Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine, Crack

Wilkinsburg Woman Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Penn Hills Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

McKeesport Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Ten Charged With Drug, Gun Law Violations

Citizen Of Mexico Charged With Illegally Re-entering United States

Homestead Man Charged With Possessing BZP

Philadelphia Man Sentenced In Johnstown To 5 Years In Prison For Possessing Crack Cocaine

October 4, 2011


Johnstown Man Charged with Robbing Local Bank

Buffalo Woman Sentenced To Probation For Passing Contraband Into Prison

Mexican Removed Three Times From U.S. Charged With Re-Entering Without Permission

Restaurateur Pleads Guilty To Federal Tax Charges

Springdale Man Admits Possessing Child Pornography Images And Videos

Former Postal Relief Employee Sentenced for Embezzling Money Orders

Bedford County Man Sentenced For Burglarizing Firearms Dealer

Cambria County Man Sentenced To 15 Years For Firearms Violation

Seward Woman Sentenced To Probation, Ordered To Pay Restitution For Making Misrepresentations To HUD

October 3, 2011


Bradford Man Sentenced To Twenty Years In Prison For Child Exploitation Offenses

Cranberry Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Sexually Explicit Videos And Images Of Children

Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Failing To Register

Kittanning Woman Sentenced To Time Served For Participating In Counterfeiting Scheme

Appraiser Sentenced To Prison For Million Dollar Mortgage Fraud Schemes

Erie Man Pleads Guilty In Crack Cocaine Conspiracy

Erie Man Sentenced For Making Counterfeit Bills

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September 2011

September 30, 2011


Former Erie Teacher Pleads Guilty To Receipt And Distribution Of Child Pornography

September 29, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 3 Years Probation For Role In Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Doctor Sentenced To Prison For Tax Evasion

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Porn, Sentenced To 2 Years in Prison

Carnegie Man Admits Possessing Child Pornography Images And Videos

Pittsburgh Woman Pleads Guilty To Mail Fraud Charge

Illegal Alien Charged With Re-Entering U.S. Following Deportation

Mexican Charged With Immigration Violation

El Salvadoran Indicted For Unlawfully Returning To The U.S. Following Removal

Appraiser Charged In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Honduran Charged With Illegally Re-Entering United States After Removal

McKees Rocks Man Charged With Distributing Heroin Which Resulted In Death

Illegal Alien Charged With Re-Entering U.S. Following Deportation

September 27, 2011


Jeanette Postal Employee Charged With Workmen's Comp Fraud, Lying to Postal Personnel

Postal Employee Charged With Removing Money From Envelope

September 26, 2011


Gang Awareness Conference Unites Entities In Fight Against Violent Crime

Indiana County Man Sentenced For Cross Burning

Kittanning Woman Sentenced For Counterfeit Currency Conspiracy

September 19, 2011


Man Sentenced To 28 Months In Prison For Drug Conspiracy, Supervised Release Violation

Punxsutawney Woman Sentenced To Probation With Home Detention For Counterfeiting Scheme

September 15, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Admits Failing To Register As A Convicted Sex Offender

Westmoreland County Woman Pleads Guilty To Filing A False Tax Return

September 13, 2011


New Kensington Man Charged With Armed Bank Robbery, Illegally Possessing Firearm

Office Manager Charged With Failing To File Payroll Taxes

Erie Man Charged with Child Pornography Crimes

September 12, 2011


McKees Rocks Man Sentenced To 12+ Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Law Violations

Beechview Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Mercer County Man Sentenced To Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

New York Man Admits Role In ATM Skimming Operations

Washington County Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

September 8, 2011


Pennsylvania Man Sentenced For Cross Burning

Pittsburgh Woman Pleads Guilty In Dwelling House Savings & Loan Fraud Scheme

September 7, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Detained On Federal Gun Charges

Pittsburgh Man Admits Role In Dwelling House Savings & Loan Fraud Scheme

Former Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Union Funds

Licensed Appraiser Pleads Guilty In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

September 6, 2011


Former IKEA Customer Service Rep Pleads Guilty To Computer Fraud

Swissvale Man Pleads Guilty In Braddock Drug Conspiracy

Uniontown Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Possessing Weapons

Guatemala Sentenced To Time Served For Immigration Violation

Pleasant Hills Youth Sentenced To Probation, Community Service For Bomb Threat

North Side Man Sentenced To Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

September 1, 2011


Woman Sentenced To Probation, Ordered To Pay Restitution For Converting Benefit Checks To Her Own Use

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Crack Cocaine

Chambersburg Man Plead Guilty To Violating Federal Firearms Laws

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August 2011

August 30, 2011


Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

August 29, 2011


New Yorker Pleads Guilty In Ecstasy Trafficking Scheme

August 25, 2011


Hermitage Man Sentenced To 51 Months In Prison, Fined For Possessing Child Pornography

Jamaican Sentenced To Prison For Marijuana Distribution Scheme

Final Charged Pittsburgh Crips Members Plead Guilty To Racketeering Crimes

August 24, 2011


West Mifflin Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge

Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Pistol And Ammunition

Removed Alien Charged With Illegally Re-Entering U.S.

Ernest "Pickle" Harris Charged With Federal Gun Charges

Two Charged With Conspiracy To Distribute Heroin

Aliquippa Man Charged With Receiving, Possessing Child Pornography

August 23, 2011


Romanian ATM Skimmer Sentenced

Homestead Man Charged With Dealing Ecstasy, Possessing Gun

Seventh Man Charged In North Side Swap Meet Robbery

August 22, 2011


Honduran Sentenced To Time-Served For Immigration Violation

August 18, 2011


Three Sentenced For Roles In Armed Robbery Of Ligonier Bank

Floridian Charged In Fraud Scheme

Pittsburgh Crips Member And Associate Plead Guilty For Roles In Illegal Gang Activity

August 17, 2011


Jury Finds Two Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

August 16, 2011


Sharon, Mercer County, Receives $14,315 Justice Grant

Cambria County Receives $14,510 Justice Grant

Jamaican Pleads Guilty To Immigration Violation

Erie Man Admits Robbing 5 Banks In Pennsylvania And Ohio

Erie Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Crack Cocaine

August 12, 2011


Company President Used Office Funds To Pay Off Gambling Debts, Support Lifestyle

Woman Sentenced To More Than 9 Years In Prison For Defrauding Savings And Loan

Felon With Gun Gets Nearly Six Years In Prison

August 10, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty in Bank Fraud Conspiracy

August 9, 2011


Man Charged With Traveling Across State Lines For Sex With A Minor

Erie County Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

10 Charged In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Mail Contractor Charged With Making False Claims Regarding Mileage

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty To Terrorist Solicitation and Firearms Offense

August 8, 2011


U.S. Files Complaint Against Education Management Corp. Alleging False Claims Act Violations

August 5, 2011


Pittsburgh Crips Leader Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Canadian Pleads Guilty In High-Grady Hydroponic Marijuana Ring

Springdale Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Additional Defendants Charged in Heroin Trafficking Case

August 4, 2011


Clearfield County Man Pleads Guilty On Firearms Violation

August 2, 2011


Illegal Alien Found In Grove City After Being Deported

ICE Investigation Leads To Indictment Of Honduran On Immigration Charge

Portersville Man Charged With Robbing Hometown Bank

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Heroin Possession

Duquesne Resident Charged With Failing To Register As A Convicted Sex Offender

Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Sentenced To 125 Months In Prison

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July 2011

July 29, 2011


Titusville Man Pleads Guilty To Child Sexual Exploitation Charge

Former Airline Employee Gets Prison For Stealing From Employer And Selling Goods On EBay

Westmoreland County Woman Sentenced To Probation For Filing False Claims To The Government Regarding Mail Contract

Munhall Woman Pleads Guilty To Misuse Of A Social Security Number

July 28, 2011


Securities Broker Pleads Guilty In Fraud Scheme

Jury Finds Le-Nature's Sales Exec Guilty On 10 Counts

35 Sex Offenders Picked Up During Operation Grand Slam

July 26, 2011


Removed Alien Charged With Illegally Re-Entering U.S. After Deportation

48th Braddock-Area Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty

July 22, 2011


Wilmerding Man Sentenced To Prison For Manufacturing And Dealing Counterfeit Money And Firearm Possession

July 21, 2011


Federal Inmate Pleads Guilty To Possessing Drugs In Prison

Dubois Man Admits Possessing Child Pornography

Allegheny County Man Sentenced To Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Felon Sentenced To 28 Months In Prison For Illegally Possessing Weapon

July 20, 2011


Erie Man Sentenced To Prison For Passing Counterfeit Cash

Blair County Woman Admits Converting Government Benefit Checks To Her Own Use

Oregon Man Pleads Guilty in Drug Conspiracy

Pittsburgh Man Found Guilty Of Illegally Possessing Weapon

Pennsylvania Anesthesiologist Pleads Guilty To Filing A False Document With The Internal Revenue Service

Mexican Charged With Illegally Re-Entering U.S. After Removal

Avella Woman Charged With Benefits Theft, Providing False Documents

New Salem Man Charged With Social Security Fraud, False Statements

Allegheny County Man Admits Taking A Cruise To Sexually Assault Child

July 19, 2011


Erie Man Admits Robbing Local Bank

Allegheny County Woman Charged in Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Washington County Man Charged With Embezzling Social Security Benefits

Lawrence County Man Charged With Child Exploitation Crimes

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

July 18, 2011


Braddock Area Drug Dealer Gets 10-Year Prison Sentence

July 15, 2011


Organized Romanian Criminal Groups Targeted By DOJ And Romanian Law Enforcement

Beechview Man Sentenced To 51 Months In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

McKees Rocks Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

July 14, 2011


15 Charged In Large-Scale Drug Distribution Ring Based In Carroltown

Pennsylvania Man Indicted for Soliciting Jihadists To Kill Americans

Washington County Burglars Charged With Federal Gun Offenses

Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Sentenced To 128 Months In Prison

July 12, 2011


Johnstown Felon Charge With Illegally Possessing Pistol

July 11, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Offenses

Nigerian Man Sentenced For Role In Trafficking Heroin From India To Pittsburgh

Indiana County Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Arson, Mail Fraud

July 8, 2011


Sharon Man Facing Drug Charges

Mercer County Man Charged with Dealing Crack Cocaine

Washington County Man Sentenced To Probation For Cashing Dead Brother's Benefit Checks

Pittsburgh Crack Cocaine Dealer Pleads Guilty

Crafton Man Admits Using Gun During Violent Bank Robbery

July 6, 2011


Second Member of Detroit Credit Card Fraud Ring Sentenced

July 5, 2011


Patton, Pa., Man Admits Having Dozens of Marijuana Plants

Cambria County Man Pleads Guilty in Drug Distribution Conspiracy

Justice Department Sues Nation’s Largest Mortgage Insurance Provider For Discrimination Against Women On Paid Maternity Leave

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June 2011

June 30, 2011


Pittsburgh Resident Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Felon Admits Illegally Possessing Weapons And Ammunition

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 12 Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Law Violations

Twice Removed Alien Charged With Illegally Re‑Entering U.S.

Mars Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Swedish Citizen Living In Greensburg Charged With Possessing Child Porn Images And Videos

Bank Associate Admits Embezzling $450,000 From Employer

Former UPMC Shadyside Hospital Employee Pleads Guilty To HIPAA Violation

Somerset Felon Pleads Guilty To Illegal Possession Of Firearms

Cambria County Man Sentenced To Probation, Order To Pay Restitution For Taking Deceased Mother's Benefits

June 29, 2011


Mexican Citizen Charged With Illegally Re-Entering United States

Removed Alien Charged With Immigration Violation

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Railroad Benefits Theft

Mercer County Man Charged With Possessing Cocaine, 21 Firearms

Washington County Man Convicted In Fraudulent Loan Scheme

Johnstown Crack Cocaine Dealer Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison

June 28, 2011


Removed Alien Charged With Illegally Returning To U.S.

Indiana County Woman Pleads Guilty To Making, Passing Counterfeit Money

Johnstown Crack Dealer Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison

June 27, 2011


Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Charges

Johnstown Woman Pleads Guilty In Crack Cocaine Distribution Scheme

June 23, 2011


Child Pornography Defendant Sentenced To 45 Years In Jail

Washington County Man Admits Possessing Child Porn Videos

Wexford Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Fraud Scheme

Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

June 22, 2011


Turtle Creek Woman Pleads Guilty To Credit Card Fraud Scheme

North Braddock Man Charged With Conspiring To Distribute Heroin

Erie Man Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charge

June 21, 2011


Brookline Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Drug Conspiracy

Bank Robber Gets 10 Years Of Federal Incarceration

Former Braddock Man Admits Selling Drugs While Awaiting Trial On Federal Drug Charge

Former ATU Local President Pleads To Theft Of Union Funds

Local Man Admits Failing To Register As A Sex Offender

Penn Hills Man Charged With Violating Child Sexual Exploitation Laws

California Man Charged With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

Western Pennsylvania Man Facing Tax Charges

Titusville Woman Sentenced To Prison For Receiving Child Pornography

Erie Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Gun

Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

June 20, 2011


Closing Agent Pleads Guilty To Multiple Charges In Fraud Scheme

Appraiser Pleads Guilty In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

June 17, 2011


Coraopolis Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

Mt. Pleasant Man Pleads Guilty To Explosives, Firearms Charges

Jeannette Man Sentenced To Prison For Stealing From Mailboxes

June 15, 2011


Bank Loan Officer Pleads Guilty In Fraud Scheme

Irwin Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

June 13, 2011


Ukrainian Nationals Charged With Multiple Drug Law Violations

June 10, 2011


Detroit Man Pleads Guilty In Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

Felon Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Possessing Pistol

Local Man Charged With Offenses Related To The Sexual Exploitation Of A Minor

Illegal Alien Charged With Heroin Distribution

June 8, 2011


Guatemalan Charged With Illegally Re‑Entering U.S.

Canadian Admits Sending Obscene Material To Undercover Detective

Ohio Man Admits Failing To Register As A Sex Offender

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Obtaining Controlled Substances Through Forged Prescriptions

Lawrence County Sex Offender Pleads Guilty To Failure To Register

Former Parole Officer Pleads Guilty To Forcing Parolee To Commit Burglary

19 Charged In Prescription Drug Trafficking Conspiracies

June 7, 2011


Irwin Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Federal Inmate Sentenced To Additional 18 Months In Prison For Possessing Contraband

June 6, 2011


Braddock Drug Dealer Gets 5 Years In Prison For Ounce Of Crack

Coraopolis Woman Pleads Guilty In Fraud Scheme Against Dwelling House Savings And Loan

44th Braddock Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty

June 3, 2011


Kittanning Woman Pleads Guilty In Counterfeit Currency Scheme

June 2, 2011


Erie Man Pleads Guilty To Counterfeiting Charge

North Hills Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

June 1, 2011


Tajikistan National Sentenced To Time Served For Visa Fraud

Spaniard Sentenced To Prison For ATM Skimming Scheme

Pittsburgh Crips Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

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May 2011

May 31, 2011


Pittsburgh Man Admits Cutting Fiber Optic Cable Line

Judge Sentences Erie Man To Prison For Possessing Child Porn

May 27, 2011


Former Philadelphia Man Gets Prison Time For Credit Card Fraud Scheme

Canadian Man Sentenced To 12 Years For Drug Trafficking

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 33 Months For Drug Trafficking

May 26, 2011


Two Plead Guilty In Fraud Case

May 25, 2011


Federal And State Officials Hold Training Conference On Criminal Enforcement Of Oil And Natural Gas Extraction In The Marcellus Shale

Pittsburgh Crip Sentenced To 10 Years On Racketeering Charges

Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Gun, Ammunition

Three Charged In Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

May 24, 2011


Felon Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Possessing Stolen Gun

May 20, 2011


Two Sentenced To Prison For Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

Judge Sentenced Bank Robber To Two Years In Prison

Federal Defendant Goes Back To Prison

May 19, 2011


Mortgage Broker Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

May 18, 2011


Alien Sentenced To Time Served For Re‑Entering U.S. After Deportation

Mckeesport Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Mckeesport Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Sell Cocaine

North Versailles Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Law Violation

Two Fayette County Men Facing Federal Firearms Charges

Pittsburgh Woman Charged With Stealing Social Security Funds, Submitting False Documents To The Government

Tajikistan National Charged With Faking Marriage To Obtain Permanent Resident Status

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Theft Of Government Property

Two Charged In Fraud Scheme

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Possessing Cocaine

Munhall Accountant Charged With Bank Fraud

May 17, 2011


Monroeville Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

San Francisco Man Sentenced To Probation For Interfering With A Flight Crew

North Versailles Man Charged With Distributing Child Pornography

May 16, 2011


Mortgage Broker Pleads Guilty In Fraud Scheme

Detroit Man Sentenced For Credit Card Fraud

Erie Man Sentenced For Passing Counterfeit Money Orders

Federal Inmate Gets Additional Prison Time For Possessing Weapon

May 13, 2011


Erie Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Charges

May 12, 2011


Duncanville Man Admits Unlawfully Possessing A Pipe Bomb

Mckees Rocks Man Gets Prison Time For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Floridian Sentenced To 27 Months In Prison For Fraud Scheme

Arizona Man Sentenced To 180 Months In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

May 11, 2011


State Inmate Charged With Mailing Threats To Federal Judges

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty For Cross Burning

Indiana County Woman Charged With Misappropriating Postal Funds

May 9, 2011


Former Superintendent Pleads Guilty To Federal Program Theft

Romanian National Sentenced For Atm Skimming

14 Arrested In Large Scale Drug Trafficking Scheme

Postal Employee Pleads Guilty To Misappropriating Funds

Montana Man Pleads Guilty To Traveling To Pa. For Sex With A Child

May 5, 2011


North Side Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

May 4, 2011


Federal Officials Close The Investigation Involving Pittsburgh Bureau Of Police Officers

May 3, 2011


Loan Officer Sentenced To 21 Months In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

New York Man Admits Making False Statements To The Government To Obtain A Passport

Hermitage Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

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April 2011

April 28, 2011

Four Pittsburgh Crips Gang Members Plead Guilty To Racketeering Charge

Mercer County Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

Judge Sentences Aliquippa Drug Dealer To 30 Years In Prison

Jury Finds Pittsburgh Man Guilty Of Violating Federal Narcotics Laws

April 26, 2011

McKeesport Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Felon With Prior Convictions Charged With Federal Firearms Offenses

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Possessing Heroin With Intent To Distribute

Hampton Township Woman Charged With Embezzling Union Funds

McKees Rocks Resident Facing Immigration Violation

April 25, 2011

Braddock Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Cocaine And Crack Trafficking Conspiracy

Final Defendant Sentenced In Illegal Worker Scheme

April 21, 2011

Mt. Lebanon Man Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Jamaican Charged With Illegally Re‑Entering United States

Pleasant Hills Man Admits Calling In Bomb Threat To Pleasant Hills 911 Center

Violent Gang Member Gets 175 Months In Federal Prison

Bedford County Man Pleads Guilty To Burglarizing Gun Store

April 19, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To Six Years In Prison For Crack Distribution

Burgettstown Man Sentenced To Prison For Firearms Offenses

Major Cocaine Supplier Is 39th To Plead Guilty

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Deported Alien Charged With Reentering United States

April 18, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Monessen Man Sentenced To 15 Months In Prison For Bankruptcy Fraud

April 15, 2011

Former Richland Township Resident Sentenced To 110 Months In Prison For Fraud Schemes

April 14, 2011

Charleroi Felon Charged With Illegally Possessing Shotgun

Aliquippa Man Charged With Violating Federal Drug Laws

Penn Hills Woman Charged In Fraud Scheme

Federal Inmate Sentenced To 15 More Months In Prison For Conspiring To Have Controlled Substance Delivered To Prison

April 13, 2011

Grand Jury Charges Man With Filing False Tax Return, Failing To File Income Tax Returns

New Kensington Woman Charged In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Two Romanians Charged With Skimming

Pittsburgh Woman Charged With Filing False Applications For Hurricane Katrina Funds

Two Charged In Scheme To Defraud The Internal Revenue Service

Erie Man Charged With Receipt, Distribution And Possession Of Child Pornography

April 12, 2011

Citizen Of Guatemala Indicted On Immigration Charge

Deported Alien Charged With Immigration Violation

Removed Alien Charged With Returning To U.S. Without Permission

Johnstown Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Mexican Citizen Charged With Re‑Entry Of A Removed Alien

Guatemalan Charged With Re‑Entering U.S. Illegally

Eight Illegal Aliens Charged With Unlawful Re‑Entry

Pittsburgh Woman Charged Dwelling House S&L Fraud Scheme

Coraopolis Man Charged With Bank Fraud And Money Laundering In Fraud Scheme Against Dwelling House Savings And Loan

Woman Charged In False Income Tax Filing Scheme

Three Charged In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Three Plead Guilty To Charges Related To August 2008 Ligonier Bank Robbery

April 11, 2011

New Castle Man Admits Providing False Testimony To A Grand Jury

April 7, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To Six Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Crack Cocaine

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Drug Offenses

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 41 Months In Prison For Drug Trafficking Conspiracy

Judge Sentences Heroin Courier To Ten Years In Prison

April 6, 2011

Monroeville Man Sentenced To Probation For Operating Illegal Money Transmitting Businesses

Munhall Woman Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud

Woman Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud And Money Laundering

April 5, 2011

Johnstown Woman Sentenced For Conspiring To Distribute Drugs

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Distributing Crack Cocaine

Pittsburgh Woman Pleads Guilty To Drug Charge

Imperial Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

April 4, 2011

Doctor Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

April 1, 2011

Pennsylvania Man Pleads Guilty For Cross Burning

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March 2011

March 30, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Crack Cocaine

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Crack Cocaine

Philadelphia Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Possessing Crack Cocaine

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Drug Conspiracy

Braddock Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Gun, Drug Offenses

McKees Rocks Man Pleads Guilty To Drug, Gun Charges

Pittsburgh Resident Charged With Conspiracy, Bank Fraud And Aggravated Identity Theft

Four Maryland Residents Charged In Counterfeit Credit Card Scheme

Pittsburgh Man Charged With Drug Law Violations

March 29, 2011

Nebraska Man Pleads Guilty And Is Sentenced To 102 Months In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

March 28, 2011

California Man Pleads Guilty And Is Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Conspiracy To Distribute And Receive Child Pornography

Mars Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Two Men Plead Guilty To Counterfeiting Charges

March 25, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty In Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Floridian Sentenced In Illegal Worker Scheme

Washington, Pa., Crack Dealer Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison

Donora Man Pleads Guilty To Dealing Crack Cocaine

Braddock Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Illegally Possessing Rifle

March 24, 2011

Kittanning Woman Pleads Guilty In Counterfeit Currency Scheme

Wyoming Man Sentenced To Probation, Fined For Possessing Illegal Drugs

March 23, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Wilmerding Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Making Counterfeit Cash And Possessing Weapons

March 22, 2011

Pittsburgh Woman Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Laundering Drug Money

New Castle Man Sentenced To 41 Months In Prison For Fraud And Money Laundering

Tax Return Preparer Charged With Fraud

March 18, 2011

Erie Man Man Pleads Guilty To Passing Counterfeit Cash

March 17, 2011

Westmoreland County Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing PNC Bank

March 16, 2011

Two Plead Guilty In Counterfeit Currency Scheme

Gun Store Burglars Sentenced In Federal Court

March 15, 2011

Man Facing Federal Tax Charges

Texas Man Sentenced To 84 Months In Prison For Conspiracy To Distribute And Receive Child Pornography

Former Blairsville Resident Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

McDonald Woman Charged With Using Credit Card And Account Info Without Authorization

Westmoreland County Woman Pleads Guilty In Fraud Scheme

March 14, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Scheme

Indiana County Man Admits Setting Fire To Residence, Submitting Fraudulent Insurance Claim

Mckees Rocks Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

March 11, 2011

Beechview Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

Shaler Drug Dealer Sentenced To 30 Months In Federal Prison

March 10, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Washington County Man Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Porn Videos

Former Uniontown Man Pleads Guilty To Straw Purchase Of Firearms

Johnstown Man Sentenced To Prison For Crack Cocaine Distribution Scheme

March 9, 2011

Aliquippa Man Pleads Guilty To Trafficking Stolen Items

March 8, 2011

Erie Man Facing Charges Related To The Sexual Exploitation Of Children

Waterford Man Indicted For Fraud In Obtaining And Using A False Social Security Number

Erie Man Charged With Robbing Local Bank

Canadian Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Traveling To U.S. For Sex With A Minor

March 7, 2011

McKeesport Man Pleads Guilty In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Felon Sentenced To Prison For Illegally Possessing Handgun

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Drug Offenses

March 3, 2011

Nigerian Found Guilty Of Smuggling Heroin From India Into U.S.

Brooklyn Man Sentenced To Prison For Harboring Aliens, Money Laundering And Tax Evasion

Detroit Man Pleads Guilty To Credit Card Fraud Conspiracy

Nigerian Found Guilty Of Smuggling Heroin From India Into U.S.

Le‑Nature's Officials Named In Superseding Indictment

38 Charged In Three Separate Drug Trafficking Conspiracies

March 2, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 11‑Plus Years In Prison For Crack Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Judge Sentences Man To 3 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 7 Years In Prison For Cocaine Distribution Scheme

March 1, 2011

Woman Sentenced To 22 Months In Prison For Embezzling Funds From Southwestern Pennsylvania Legal Services Corporation

Company To Pay Restitution, Serve Probation For Providing False Appraisals

New York Man Sentenced To 56 Months In Prison For Harboring Illegal Aliens For Commercial Gain

Beaver County Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Credit Union Head Teller Charged With Embezzling Funds, Falsifying Records

Johnstown Man Sentenced To Probation With Home Confinement For Possessing Child Pornography

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 100 Months In Prison For Selling Crack Cocaine

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February 2011

February 28, 2011

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Crack Cocaine

Clearfield County Man Pleads Guilty To Firearms Violation

February 25, 2011

Judge Sentenced Felon With Gun To Five Years In Federal Prison

Pittsburgh Woman Sentenced To 4 Years Probation For Violating Federal Drug Laws

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

New Hampshire Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

Beechview Man Sentenced To 14 Years In Prison For Running Large Scale Heroin Trafficking Ring

Escaped Drug Dealer Sentenced

February 24, 2011

Judge Sentences Johnstown Man To Six Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Law Violations

Pittsburgh Resident Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Beechview Woman Sentenced To A Year In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

February 23, 2011

Warren Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Receiving Child Pornography

Judge Sentenced Erie Felon To 5 Years In Prison For Illegal Gun Possession

February 22, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 70 Months In Prison For Crack Cocaine Distribution Scheme

Man Charged With Tax Evasion

Washington County Man Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Embezzling From Employer

Erie Man Convicted Of Child Pornography And Obscenity Crimes

February 18, 2011

Ohio Man Sentenced To 33 Months In Prison For Harboring Aliens And Money Laundering

Allegheny County Jail Guard Charged With Civil Rights Violation

February 17, 2011

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Law Violations

Johnstown Crack Dealer Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison

February 16, 2011

Altoona Woman Sentenced For Converting Benefit Payments To Her Own Use

Johnstown Felon Charged With Federal Firearms Offenses

Eagle Task Force Investigation Leads To Five Arrests For Crack Cocaine Distribution

February 15, 2011

Virginia Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

Judge Sentences Natrona Heights Bank Robber To 51 Months In Prison

Uniontown Man Gets Prison Term For Purchasing Guns Illegally

Bank Employee Charged With Embezzling $450,000

February 11, 2011

Virginia Man Sentenced To 102 Months In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

February 10, 2011

Three Ligonier Residents Indicted On Money Laundering Charges

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced For Possession Of Child Porn Videos

February 9, 2011

Johnstown Woman Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Distribute Crack

St. Marys Woman Charged With Embezzling From Employer, Tax Evasion

Postal Employee Charged With Stealing Money From Mail

Four Pittsburgh Residents Plead Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Guatemalan Charged With Immigration Violation

Felon Gets 70 Months For Possessing Ammunition

Pennsylvania Teen Pleads Guilty For Cross Burning

February 8, 2011

North Hills Man Pleads Guilty In Mortgage Fraud Scheme

Johnstown Man Charged With Distributing Crack Cocaine

Penn Hills Man Charged With Possession Of Child Pornography

Homestead Man Facing Bank Robbery And Firearms Charges

Braddock Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty

Local Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Heroin Trafficking Scheme

Mexican Charged With Illegally Re‑Entering U.S.

Braddock Drug Dealer Sentenced

Two Charged In Contraband Passing Scheme At Federal Prison

U.S. Attorney Hickton Statement On Nomination Of Linda Kelly As Pennsylvania Attorney General

February 7, 2011

Cambria County Man Gets 18 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography, Transporting Minor Across State Lines For Sex

Erie Man Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

February 4, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Offenses

February 3, 2011

Johnstown Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Distributing Crack Cocaine

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Drug Distribution Scheme

Burgettstown Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Deceased Brother's Benefits

Romanian National Pleads Guilty To Conspiracy In Skimming Operation

14 Charged In Seven Separate Mortgage Fraud Schemes

February 2, 2011

Postal Employee Admits Stealing

El Salvador Resident Charged With Immigration Violation

Clarion County Man Charged With Assaulting FBI Agents, Possessing Handgun

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January 2011

January 31, 2011

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Drug Law Violations

Johnstown Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing Cocaine

California Man Sentenced To 17 Years In Prison For Engaging In A Child Exploitation Enterprise

Washington, Pa., Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Shaler Bank

January 27, 2011

Pittsburgh Resident Pleads Guilty To Racketeering Charges

January 25, 2011

Michigan Man Pleads Guilty To Credit Card Fraud Conspiracy

Woman Charged In Scheme To Defraud Dwelling House S & L

January 24, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Possessing Crack Cocaine

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Possessing Heroin

January 20, 2011

Two Pittsburgh Residents Plead Guilty To Racketeering Charges

Westmoreland County Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

Pittsburgh Man Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Porn Collection

Alien Sentenced To Time Served For Illegally Re‑Entering The U.S.

North Hills Man Pleads Guilty To Illegally Possessing Child Porn

Westmoreland County Woman Pleads Guilty To Presenting False Claims To U.S.

Federal Inmate Gets Extra Jail Time For Possessing Cell Phone

January 18, 2011

Pittsburgh Woman Charged With Converting Social Security Benefits To Her Own Use

Warren Pa. Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Defraud Banks

January 13, 2011

Dormont Man Sentenced To Prison For Cocaine Possession

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To 8 Counts Of Bank Fraud

Floridian Pleads Guilty To Violating Federal Drug Laws

Ellwood City Felon Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Illegally Possessing Firearms

January 12, 2011

Fox Chapel Woman Sentenced To Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme, False Tax Returns

Titusville Man Charged With Receiving, Distributing And Possessing Child Pornography

Erie Resident Charged With Making, Passing Counterfeit Cash

Erie Man Facing Charges Related To Counterfeit Cash

Erie Man Charged With Passing Counterfeit Cash

January 11, 2011

Pittsburgh Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Sewickley Savings Bank

January 10, 2011

Jeanette Man Pleads Guilty To Stealing Checks From Mail Boxes

Dubois Man Sentenced To 6 Years In Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

January 7, 2011

Westmoreland County Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Collecting, Trading Child Pornography

Doctor Sentenced To 44 Months In Prison For Attempting To Arrange Sex With A Child

Erie Man Sentenced To Prison For Tax Evasion

Judge Sentences Bank Robber To 7 Years In Prison

Somerset Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Cocaine Trafficking Conspiracy

Cranberry Soccer Coach Sentenced To Prison For Possessing Child Pornography

Canonsburg Crack Cocaine Dealer Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

Ambridge Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Cocaine

McKees Rocks Man Sentenced To 3 Years In Prison For Drug, Gun Law Violations

Felon Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison For Possessing Weapon And Crack Cocaine

Convicted Sex Offender Charged With Failing To Register

January 5, 2011

Ambridge Man Sentenced To 5 Years In Prison For Conspiring To Distribute Crack Cocaine

January 4, 2011

Alien Charged With Illegally Re‑Entering U.S.

Illegal Alien Facing Immigration Violation

Three New Jersey Men Facing Drug Charges

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