News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

2014: Sep | Aug | Jul | Jun | May | Apr | Mar | Court Calendar

September 2014

September 11, 2014

Gaffney Man Sentenced to 78 Months on Child Porn Charges

"Caught on Video": Two Georgia Men Convicted in Federal Drug Conspiracy Trial

September 10, 2014

Federal Grand Jury Indictments (Greenville)

Federal Grand Jury Indictments (Columbia)

September 8, 2014

Child Molester Sentenced to 33 Years in Prison

Rock Hill Man Sentenced to Maximum of 10 Years on Firearm and Ammunition Charge

August 2014

August 29, 2014

Major Federal Wildlife Prosecution at South Carolina Plantation

August 13, 2014

Goose Creek Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Manufacturing Methamphetamine in Apartment Where Fire Killed Three Residents

Man Sentenced to Maximum 20 Years for Role in Conspiracy to Commit Murder-For-Hire in Shooting of Correctional Officer

August 12, 2014

Florence Man Charged with Smuggling and Distributing Prescription Drugs

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

Grand Jury Returns Indictment in Ron Wilson Ponzi Case

August 11, 2014

Horry County Man Charged With Money Laundering, Structuring and Lying to IRS Agents

Notice of Press Conference

August 7, 2014

Ashley Hall Defendant Committed to Federal Psychiatric Institution in Texas

August 6, 2014

Murder for Hire Co-Defendants Sentenced to 15 and 10 Years in Prison

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

August 5, 2014

Man Sentenced to Life in Prison for Sexually Abusing 12 Year-Old

August 4, 2014

Columbia Felon Sentenced to 15 Years on Federal Firearms and Ammunition Charge

Notice of Hearing

"Aiken Safe Communities": Two Men Indicted on Federal Gun Charges

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July 2014

July 29, 2014

Gambling Ring Leader Sentenced

July 24, 2014

Hampton County Woman Sentenced in Drug Related Shooting

July 17, 2014

Florence Man Pleads to Possession of Child Pornography

July 16, 2014

Spartanburg Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

Easley Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Porn

Travelers Rest Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Child Porn

July 15, 2014

Three Members of the "Indigenous American Nationals" Sentenced to Ten Years in Prison

Aynor Resident Sentenced for Theft of Government Funds, Firearms

Greenville Man Receives 97 Months Imprisonment for Possession of Child Porn

July 11, 2014

Columbia Felon Sentenced to Three Years for Carrying Pistols While Out on Bond

67 Year-Old Church Secretary Sentenced to Federal Prison for Stealing from Church

Court Prohibits South Carolina Tax Return Preparer from Preparing Returns for Others

July 10, 2014

Former Conway Pastor Sentenced

July 9, 2014

Columbia Man Sentenced to Life Plus 10 Years in Drug Conspiracy Involving Robbery/Murder

July 8, 2014

Sex Offender Enters Guilty Plea for Failing to Register in Orangeburg

Illegal Re-entry Defendant Sentenced

July 3, 2014

Pinson Guilty of Racketeering

July 1, 2014

Gaston Man Indicted for Being a Felon in Possession of Firearm

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June 2014

June 30, 2014

Easley Dentist Pleads Guilty to Failing to Pay Over Employment Taxes

June 27, 2014

Columbia Man Admits to Conspiracy to Distribute Oxycodone

June 26, 2014

Five Defendants Appear in Federal Court on Drugs and Firearms Charges After Police Seize in Excess of 26 Pounds of Methamphetamine and Five Firearms

June 25, 2014

Top Two Officers of Joe Gibson Suzuki Guilty as Charged in Federal Court

June 20, 2014

Sumter Man Sentenced to Fifteen Years in Drug Trafficking and Firearm Case

Florence Man Pleads to Possessing Child Pornography

Columbia Gang Member Sentenced to Maximum 10 Years on Federal Firearm and Ammunition Charge

June 19, 2014

Myrtle Beach Man Convicted of Producing Child Pornography

June 18, 2014

Former Deputy Sheriff Pleads Guilty to Seizing and Distributing Gambling Machines

June 17, 2014

Federal Grand Jury Indictment

Midlands Men Sentenced in Counterfeiting Scheme

Lexington County Sherriff James Metts Indicted in Connection with Bribery Scheme to Aid Illegal Aliens

June 13, 2014

North Charleston Man Sentenced to Twenty Years on Federal Drug, Weapons Charges

June 10, 2014

Four Sentenced in Dillon-Based Prescription Drug Ring

Video Poker Operator Indicted

June 6, 2014

Bloods Street Gang Investigation Culminates in Life Sentence

June 5, 2014

Camden Accountant Found Guilty of Theft

June 3, 2014

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals Affirms Freddie Grant's Federal Conviction

Columbia Man Sentenced to Over 15 Years on Firearm and Ammunition Charge

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May 2014

May 29, 2014

Columbia Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms and Ammunition Charge

Columbia Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms Charge

May 22, 2014

Contractor Sentenced to Prison for Environmental Crime

May 21, 2014

19 Arrested in International Round Up on Federal Fraud Charges

May 14, 2014

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

Easley Man Pleads Guilty to Theft of Government Funds

May 13, 2014

South Carolina State Former Counsel Pleads Guilty in Connection with Kickback Scheme

DEA's Eight Pill Take Back Event Yields Fruitful Results in South Carolina

International Cocaine Trafficking Network Impacting the Low Country and Midlands Charge in Charleston, SC

May 12, 2014

Goose Creek Man Sentenced for Interstate Transportation of Stolen Goods

May 8, 2014

Florence Attorney Pleads to Mail Fraud

U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles Announces S.C. Drug Endangered Children (DEC) Alliance

May 2, 2014

11th Annual Project Sentry Logo Contest Winners

Construction Firms to Pay to Settle Alleged False Claims in Connection With Colleton County Road Project

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April 2014

April 30, 2014

Amedisys Home Health Companies Agree to Pay $150 Million to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

April 29, 2014

11th Annual Project Sentry Logo Contest Winners to be Announced Friday May 2, 2014

April 23, 2014

Gang Member Pleads Guilty to Firearm and Ammunition Charge

April 22, 2014

DEA South Carolina District Office Heads Up Eighth Prescription Drug Take-Back Event April 26, 2014

April 17, 2014

Lancaster Women Charged with Tax Fraud

Man Sentenced for Government Theft

April 16, 2014

Columbia Man Sentenced to 15 Years on Firearm and Ammunition Charge

April 14, 2014

Berkeley County Sheriff's Office Deputy Indicted on Federal Weapons Charges

April 11, 2014

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Attorney General Eric Holder at the Bridge Drug Court Ceremony in Charleston, South Carolina

April 9, 2014

Ridgeville Man Charged with Trafficking in Counterfeit Products

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

Columbia Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Counterfeit Money Violation

Man Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Commit Murder-For-Hire in Shooting of Correctional Officer

April 8, 2014

Federal Grand Jury Indictments

April 4, 2014

Hickory Grove Man Sentenced for Failure to Register as Sex Offender

April 2, 2014

Federal Law Suit Filed

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March 2014

March 19, 2014

Brothers Sentenced for Georgetown Health Care Fraud

March 17, 2014

Child Pornography Distributor Scheduled for Sentencing

Defendants Convicted of Health Care Fraud to be Sentenced

March 10, 2014

Aynor Residents Plead Guilty to Fraud

March 6, 2014

Church Bookkeeper from Clover Pleads Guilty

March 5, 2014

Lexington Lawyer Sentenced for Fraud

March 4, 2014

Columbia Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm and Ammunition Charge

United States Attorney's Office to Sponsor 11th Annual Project Sentry Logo Contest

March 3, 2014

Notice of Hearing

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